SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 Under
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of April, 2009
(Commission file No. 1-14228)
11th Street West
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7M 1J3
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
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currency: Cdn (unless noted)
2121 11th Street West, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7M 1J3 Canada
Tel: (306) 956-6200 Fax: (306) 956-6201
Cameco Announces Kyrgyz Parliamentary Ratification of Agreement
Saskatchewan, Canada, April 30, 2009 .
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Cameco Corporation (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) announced today that the Kyrgyz Parliament has ratified
the agreement that Cameco and Centerra Gold Inc. signed with the Kyrgyz government that is
described in Camecos April 24, 2009 news release. In addition, the Kyrgyz Parliament has passed
legislation authorizing the implementation of all of the terms of the agreement. The legislation
has been forwarded to the Kyrgyz President for signature.
As previously announced, the agreement resolves all outstanding issues with respect to the Kumtor
gold mine and is expected to further align the parties business interests and provide additional
certainty for continuing operations and future development of the Kumtor project.
Closing of the transactions under the agreement is dependent upon the satisfaction of certain
conditions including withdrawal of all claims and proceedings before the Kyrgyz courts, and any
necessary regulatory and other approvals, including TSX approval. The parties have agreed to apply
reasonable efforts to close the transaction on or before May 25, 2009.
Cameco, with its head office in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, is one of the worlds largest uranium
producers. The companys uranium products are used to generate electricity in nuclear energy plants
around the world, providing one of the cleanest sources of energy available today. Camecos shares
trade on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges.
Caution Regarding Forward-looking Information
Statements contained in this news release which are not current statements or historical facts are
forward-looking information or statements which may be material and that involve risks,
uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
expressed or implied by them. Forward-looking information and statements are also based on a number
of assumptions which may prove to be incorrect. Statements above that the agreement resolves all
outstanding issues with respect to the Kumtor gold mine and is expected to further align the
parties business interests and provide additional certainty for continuing operations and future
development of the Kumtor project, are all based upon the assumption that all of the conditions
precedent to closing of the agreement will be satisfied (including those referred to above) and are
subject to the risk that closing will not occur, if any of these conditions cannot be satisfied. Cameco