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CHAPTER IV
HUMAN RIGHTS
4 . International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
New York, 16 December 1966
Entry into force
:
23 March 1976, in accordance with article 49, for all provisions except those of article 41; 28 March 1979 for the provisions of article 41 (Human Rights Committee), in accordance with paragraph 2 of the said article 41.
Registration :
23 March 1976, No. 14668
Status :
Signatories : 74. Parties : 168
Text :
United Nations,  Treaty Series, vol. 999, p. 171 and vol. 1057, p. 407 (procès-verbal of rectification of the authentic Spanish text); depositary notification C.N.782.2001.TREATIES-6 of 5 October 2001 [Proposal of correction to the original of the Covenant (Chinese authentic text)] and C.N.8.2002.TREATIES-1 of 3 January 2002 [Rectification of the original of the Covenant (Chinese authentic text)].
Note :
The Covenant was opened for signature at New York on 19 December 1966.
Participant
Signature
Accession(a), Succession(d), Ratification
Afghanistan
  24 Jan 1983 a
Albania
   4 Oct 1991 a
Algeria
10 Dec 1968
12 Sep 1989
Andorra
 5 Aug 2002
22 Sep 2006
Angola
  10 Jan 1992 a
Argentina
19 Feb 1968
 8 Aug 1986
Armenia
  23 Jun 1993 a
Australia
18 Dec 1972
13 Aug 1980
Austria
10 Dec 1973
10 Sep 1978
Azerbaijan
  13 Aug 1992 a
Bahamas
 4 Dec 2008
23 Dec 2008
Bahrain
  20 Sep 2006 a
Bangladesh
   6 Sep 2000 a
Barbados
   5 Jan 1973 a
Belarus
19 Mar 1968
12 Nov 1973
Belgium
10 Dec 1968
21 Apr 1983
Belize
  10 Jun 1996 a
Benin
  12 Mar 1992 a
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  12 Aug 1982 a
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1
   1 Sep 1993 d
Botswana
 8 Sep 2000
 8 Sep 2000
Brazil
  24 Jan 1992 a
Bulgaria
 8 Oct 1968
21 Sep 1970
Burkina Faso
   4 Jan 1999 a
Burundi
   9 May 1990 a
Cabo Verde
   6 Aug 1993 a
Cambodia 2, 3
17 Oct 1980
26 May 1992 a
Cameroon
  27 Jun 1984 a
Canada
  19 May 1976 a
Central African Republic
   8 May 1981 a
Chad
   9 Jun 1995 a
Chile
16 Sep 1969
10 Feb 1972
China 4, 5, 6
 5 Oct 1998
 
Colombia
21 Dec 1966
29 Oct 1969
Comoros
25 Sep 2008
 
Congo
   5 Oct 1983 a
Costa Rica
19 Dec 1966
29 Nov 1968
Côte d'Ivoire
  26 Mar 1992 a
Croatia 1
  12 Oct 1992 d
Cuba
28 Feb 2008
 
Cyprus
19 Dec 1966
 2 Apr 1969
Czech Republic 7
  22 Feb 1993 d
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 8
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