The hague, 26 march 1999




Yüklə 56.14 Kb.
tarix17.04.2016
ölçüsü56.14 Kb.
U N E S C O

SECOND PROTOCOL TO THE HAGUE CONVENTION OF 1954 FOR THE PROTECTION OF CULTURAL PROPERTY IN THE EVENT OF ARMED CONFLICT


(THE HAGUE, 26 MARCH 1999)
as at 9 December 2003 (date of the last deposit of a new instrument)
On 9 December 2003 Costa Rica deposited with the Director-General of UNESCO its instrument of accession to the Second Protocol thus becoming the twentieth State party to the Protocol. Therefore, in accordance with Article 43 (1) of the Second Protocol, it will enter into force on 9 March 2004, e.g three months after the deposit of twentieth instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession.

Note: The Second Protocol was opened for signature at The Hague from 17 May 1999 until 31 December 1999 in accordance with Article 40.





States

Date of

Signature

Date of

ratification (R)

acceptance (Ac)

accession (A)

approval (Ap)

succession (S)

Albania

17 May 1999




Argentina




7 January 2002 (A)

Armenia

22 October 1999




Austria1

17 May 1999

1 March 2002 (R)

Azerbaijan2




17 April 2001 (A)

Belarus

17 December 1999

13 December 2000 (R)

Belgium3

17 May 1999




Bulgaria

15 September 1999

14 June 2000 (R)

Cambodia

17 May 1999




Colombia

31 December 1999




Côte d’Ivoire

17 May 1999




Costa Rica




9 December 2003 (A)

Croatia

17 May 1999




Cyprus

19 August 1999

16 May 2001 (R)

Ecuador

29 December 1999




Egypt

29 December 1999




El Salvador




27 March 2002 (A)

Equatorial Guinea




19 November 2003 (A)

Estonia

17 May 1999




Federal Republic of Yugoslavia




2 September 2002 (A)

Finland

17 May 1999




the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

17 May 1999

19 April 2002 (R)

Gabon




29 August 2003 (A)

Germany

17 May 1999




Ghana

17 May 1999




Greece

17 May 1999




Holy See

17 May 1999




Honduras




26 January 2003 (A)

Hungary

17 May 1999




Indonesia

17 May 1999




Italy

17 May 1999




Libyan Arab Jamahiriya




20 July 2001 (A)

Lithuania




13 March 2002 (A)

Luxembourg

17 May 1999




Madagascar

17 May 1999




Mexico




7 October 2003 (A)

Morocco

21 December 1999




Netherlands

17 May 1999




Nicaragua




1 June 2001 (A)

Nigeria

17 May 1999




Oman

30 June 1999




Pakistan

17 May 1999




Panama




8 March 2001 (A)

Peru

13 July 1999




Qatar

17 May 1999

4 September 2000 (R)

Romania

8 November 1999




Slovakia

22 December 1999




Spain

17 May 1999

6 July 2001 (R)

Sweden

17 May 1999




Switzerland

17 May 1999




Syrian Arab Republic

17 May 1999




Yemen

17 May 1999






1 The instrument contains the following “interpretative Declaration of the Republic of Austria:

Concerning Article 15 sub-paragraph 1 (c):

The Republic of Austria considers that the term “appropriation” refers to the offence of (grave) theft as set forth in §§ 127 and 128 sub-paragraph 1 (3) of the Austrian Criminal code (österreichisches Strafgesetzbuch – StGB).

Concerning Article 16 sub-paragraph 1 (c):

The Republic of Austria considers with regard to the provision of Article 17 paragraph 1 that the obligation under Article 16 sub-paragraph 1 (c) to establish jurisdiction over the serious violations set forth in Article 15 sub-paragraphs (a) to (c) only applies to such cases where the alleged offender cannot be extradited (aut dedere aut judicare).”


2 The instrument contains the following reservation:

"The Republic of Azerbaijan declares that under the definition of "the competent national authorities of the occupied territory" mentioned in Article 9, paragraph 2 of the Second Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict, it understands the central competent authority dealing with the issues on the protection of the cultural properties situated over the whole territory of the Party to the Protocol".



3 With the following declarations:

"Cette signature engage également la Communauté française, la Communauté germanophone, la Région Wallone et la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale." (Original Declaration)



"Cette signature engage la Communauté flamande et la Région flamande » / « This signature is binding upon the Flemish Community and the Flemish Region ». (Revised wording notified to the Secretariat on 3 September 2003)



Verilənlər bazası müəlliflik hüququ ilə müdafiə olunur ©azrefs.org 2016
rəhbərliyinə müraciət

    Ana səhifə