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CHAPTER IV
HUMAN RIGHTS
11 .a Amendment to article 43 (2) of the Convention on the Rights of the Child
New York, 12 December 1995
Entry into force
:
18 November 2002, in accordance with article 50(2).
Registration :
18 November 2002, No. 27531
Status :
Parties : 143
Text :
United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 2199, p. 210; Doc. CRC/SP/1995/L.1/Rev.1.
Note :
The amendment was proposed by the Government of Costa Rica and circulated by the Secretary-General under cover of depositary notification C.N.138.1995.TREATIES-3 of 22 May 1995 in accordance with article 50 (1) of the Convention. The Conference of the States Parties, convened by the Secretary-General in accordance with article 50 (1) of the Convention, adopted the amendment on 12 December 1995 which was subsequently approved by General Assembly in Resolution No. 155 of 21 December 1995.
Participant
Acceptance(A), Succession(d)
Algeria
21 Jan 1998 A
Andorra
17 Jan 1997 A
Argentina
 2 Mar 1999 A
Austria
 1 Feb 2002 A
Bahamas
23 Oct 2001 A
Bahrain
13 Jun 2000 A
Bangladesh
23 Apr 1997 A
Belarus
23 Sep 2003 A
Belgium
29 Jun 2004 A
Belize
15 Dec 2000 A
Bhutan
17 Mar 1999 A
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
15 Mar 1999 A
Botswana
 6 Mar 2002 A
Brazil
26 Feb 1998 A
Brunei Darussalam
28 Jun 2000 A
Bulgaria
25 Jun 1999 A
Burkina Faso
26 Jul 1999 A
Cambodia
12 Aug 1997 A
Cameroon
 5 Oct 2001 A
Canada
17 Sep 1997 A
Chad
16 May 2002 A
Chile
19 Aug 1997 A
China
10 Jul 2002 A
Colombia
31 Jan 1997 A
Congo
28 Feb 2000 A
Costa Rica
12 Feb 1997 A
Côte d'Ivoire
25 Sep 2001 A
Croatia
26 May 1998 A
Cuba
23 Oct 1996 A
Cyprus
20 Sep 2001 A
Czech Republic
23 May 2000 A
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
23 Feb 2000 A
Denmark
10 Sep 1996 A
Djibouti
21 Sep 2001 A
Dominica
 5 Jul 2001 A
Ecuador
25 Feb 1998 A
Egypt
28 Dec 1998 A
Estonia
 6 Dec 2000 A
Ethiopia
15 Apr 1998 A
Fiji
20 Aug 1997 A
Finland
 3 Jan 1997 A
France
20 Jun 1997 A
Georgia
11 Apr 2000 A
Germany
25 Jun 1997 A
Ghana
 3 Feb 2011 A
Greece
23 Sep 1997 A
Grenada
20 May 1999 A
Guatemala
26 Dec 2002 A
Guinea
14 May 1999 A
Guyana
15 Sep 1998 A
Haiti
20 Dec 2000 A
Holy See
15 Aug 1996 A
Iceland
14 Jan 2000 A
Indonesia
17 Dec 1998 A
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
13 Nov 2001 A
Iraq
31 Dec 2001 A
Ireland
18 Nov 2002 A
Israel
27 Dec 1999 A
Italy
14 Sep 1999 A
Jamaica
 6 Apr 1998 A
Japan
12 Jun 2003 A
Jordan
24 Sep 2002 A
Kenya
12 Feb 2003 A
Kiribati
 9 Sep 2002 A
Kuwait
 9 May 2003 A
Kyrgyzstan
31 May 2000 A
Lao People's Democratic Republic
22 Sep 1997 A
Latvia
15 Nov 2005 A
Lebanon
14 Jul 2000 A
Lesotho
12 Nov 2001 A
Liberia
16 Sep 2005 A
Libya
24 Sep 2004 A
Liechtenstein
21 Jan 2000 A
Lithuania
27 Mar 2002 A
Luxembourg
11 Jul 2000 A
Malaysia
19 Aug 2002 A
Maldives
 2 Nov 1998 A
Mali
 4 Mar 1999 A
Malta
 1 May 1997 A
Mauritania
20 Aug 1999 A
Mauritius
25 Aug 1999 A
Mexico
22 Sep 1997 A
Monaco
26 May 1999 A
Mongolia
19 Dec 1997 A
Montenegro 1
23 Oct 2006 d
Morocco
27 Jan 1997 A
Mozambique
 4 Mar 1999 A
Myanmar
 9 Jun 2000 A
Namibia
11 Dec 2001 A
Netherlands 2
 4 Dec 1996 A
New Zealand 3
16 Jun 2000 A
Nicaragua
23 Jan 2003 A
Niger
24 Oct 2001 A
Norway
24 Feb 2000 A
Oman
16 Oct 2002 A
Pakistan
19 Jan 2000 A
Palau
26 Apr 2002 A
Panama
 5 Nov 1996 A
Paraguay
12 Dec 2003 A
Peru
26 Jan 2000 A
Philippines
14 Jan 1998 A
Poland
 2 Sep 1999 A
Portugal
29 Jun 1998 A
Qatar
 5 May 1999 A
Republic of Korea
 3 Feb 1999 A
Republic of Moldova
30 Jan 1998 A
Romania
 3 Oct 2002 A
Russian Federation
 1 May 1998 A
Rwanda
19 Sep 2001 A
Samoa
22 Mar 2002 A
San Marino
10 Oct 2000 A
Saudi Arabia
30 Jun 1997 A
Senegal
 5 Nov 2003 A
Serbia
 4 Oct 2001 A
Sierra Leone
27 Nov 2001 A
Singapore
29 Mar 2000 A
Slovakia
29 Jul 1999 A
South Africa
 5 Aug 1997 A
Spain
13 Jan 1998 A
Sri Lanka
29 Feb 2000 A
Sudan
 9 Apr 2001 A
Suriname
23 May 2002 A
Swaziland
17 Jan 2002 A
Sweden
17 Oct 1996 A
Switzerland
 2 Dec 1997 A
Syrian Arab Republic
16 Jun 2000 A
Thailand
30 Apr 1998 A
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
16 Oct 1996 A
Togo
19 Jun 1996 A
Trinidad and Tobago
 1 Nov 1996 A
Tunisia
29 Mar 2001 A
Turkey
 9 Dec 1999 A
Uganda
27 Jun 1997 A
Ukraine
 3 Jul 2003 A
United Arab Emirates
11 Nov 1997 A
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
17 Jul 1997 A
Uruguay
17 Feb 1999 A
Uzbekistan
25 Apr 1997 A
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
 2 Nov 1998 A
Viet Nam
11 Jan 2000 A
Yemen
 3 Apr 1997 A
Zambia
 9 Aug 2000 A
Zimbabwe
27 Aug 2002 A
End Note
1.See note 1 under "Montenegro" in the "Historical Information" section in the front matter of this volume.
2.For the Kingdom in Europe. On 17 December 1997: the Netherlands Antilles. On 18 December 2000: Aruba. See also note 2 under “Netherlands” regarding Netherlands Antilles in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
3.Upon acceptance, the Government of New Zealand declared that “this acceptance shall not extend to Tokelau.”.