Scope Of The International Convention For The Suppression Of The Financing Of Terrorism

Original Language Title: Geltungsbereich des Internationalen Übereinkommens zur Bekämpfung der Finanzierung des Terrorismus

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213. Proclamation of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the International Convention for the Suppression of the financing of terrorism

After release of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, following further States have their instruments of ratification or accession to the International Convention for the Suppression of the financing of terrorism (BGBl. III No. 102/2002 idF BGBl. III No. 103/2002, last proclamation of the scope BGBl. III No. 29 / 2012) deposited:

 



States:



Date of deposit of the instrument of ratification or instrument of accession:



Ethiopia



20th March 2012



Holy Stuhl1



January 25, 2012



Iraq



November 16, 2012



Kuwait1



11 July 2013



Namibia1



18 October 2012



Nepal1



December 23, 2011



Simbabwe1



January 30, 2013, in accordance with article 7 paragraph 3 of the agreement notified Kuwait that's its unlimited jurisdiction over all in article 7 para 2 lit. a, b, c, d and e offences referred to established.

Furthermore informed the Government of Niederlande2 on March 22, 2010 the Secretary-General, that the Convention is applied to the Dutch Antillen3 with the following statement:

"The Kingdom of the Netherlands assumes, that article 10 Convention for the Suppression of the financing of terrorism the right of the competent authorities of the Court includes para 1 of the international, to decide, not to prosecute a person suspected of the offence, if according to the competent judicial authorities, serious procedural concerns indicate that prosecution will be impossible."

In addition, the United kingdom4 the Secretary-General of the United Nations announced on May 17, 2012, that the Convention also in the British Virgin Islands shall apply.

 

After further releases of the Secretary-General according to have following States expressed reservations, declarations or withdrawn the reservations stated on the occasion of the ratification:

Kasachstan5:

On July 23, 2008, the Government of Kazakhstan declared not to consider paragraph 1 of the International Convention for the Suppression of the financing of terrorism are bound to article 24; This reservation has been effective with July 23, 2009.

Holy See:

On September 26, 2012, the Holy See has an Erklärung1 under article 2 para 2 lit. given a of the Convention.

Myanmar6:

On September 17, 2012 the Government of Myanmar the Secretary-General of the United Nations its decision announced, the reservations stated on the occasion of the ratification under article 13, to pull back 14 and article 15 of the Convention.

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