Scope Of The Convention Relating To The Status Of Refugees

Original Language Title: Geltungsbereich der Konvention ├╝ber die Rechtsstellung der Fl├╝chtlinge

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178. Proclamation of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the Convention relating to the status of refugees

After notification of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Nauru has on June 28, 2011 its instrument of accession to the Convention relating to the status of refugees (Federal Law Gazette No. 55/1955, last proclamation of the scope BGBl. III No. 217/2005) deposited, on the occasion of explaining to believe itself with respect to its obligations under this Convention to the alternative b of paragraph 1 of section B of article 1 of this Convention for bound.

In addition, Montenegro declared effective from June 3, 2006, still bound to the Convention and to consider with respect to its obligations under this Convention to the alternative b of paragraph 1 of section B of article 1 for bound.

After further releases of the Secretary-General according to following States have their on the occasion of the deposit of the declarations or reservations declared instrument of ratification or instrument of accession partly or entirely withdrawn:

Guatemala1:

Guatemala has withdrawn its reservation declared on the occasion of the accession, as well as the Declaration on April 26, 2007.

Honduras2:

Honduras has withdrawn its reservations to articles 24, 26 and 31 of the Convention, declared when depositing the instrument of accession on May 29, 2013.

Republic Korea3:

The Republic of Korea has withdrawn its reservation to article 7 of the Convention, declared on the occasion of the accession on September 1, 2009.

Liechtenstein4:

Liechtenstein has withdrawn the reservations to articles 17 and 24 of the Convention, declared on the occasion of the deposit of the instrument of ratification on October 13, 2009.

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