Scope Of The Convention On The Prohibition Of The Development, Production, Storage And Use Of Chemical Weapons And On Their Destruction

Original Language Title: Geltungsbereich des Übereinkommens über das Verbot der Entwicklung, Herstellung, Lagerung und des Einsatzes chemischer Waffen und über die Vernichtung solcher Waffen

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46. public announcement of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the Convention on the prohibition of the development, production, storage and use of chemical weapons and on their destruction

After release of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, following further States have their instruments of ratification or accession to the Convention on the prohibition of the development, production, storage and use of chemical weapons and on their destruction (BGBl. III No. 38/1997 idF BGBl. III No 63/2007, last proclamation of the scope BGBl. III No. 33/2003) deposited:

 







States:









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









Afghanistan





September 24, 2003







Antigua and Barbuda





August 29, 2005







Bahamas





April 21, 2009







Barbados





March 7, 2007







Belize





December 1, 2003







Bhutan





August 18, 2005







China1





April 25, 1997







Dominican Republic





March 27, 2009







Estonia





May 26, 1999







Grenada





June 3, 2005







Guinea-Bissau





May 20, 2008







Haiti





February 22, 2006







Holy Stuhl1





May 12, 1999







Honduras





August 29, 2005







Iraq





January 13, 2009







Iran1





November 3, 1997







Cambodia





July 19, 2005







Cape Verde





October 10, 2003







Kyrgyzstan





September 29, 2003







Comoros





August 18, 2006







Congo, Democratic Republic





October 12, 2005







Of the Congo





December 4, 2007







Kuba1





29 April 1997







Lebanon





November 20, 2008







Liberia





February 23, 2006







Libya





January 6, 2004







Lithuania





April 15, 1998







Madagascar





October 20, 2004







Marshall Islands





May 19, 2004







Montenegro





October 23, 2006







Nigeria





May 20, 1999







Niue





April 21, 2005







Pakistan1





October 28, 1997







Rwanda





March 31, 2004







Solomon Islands





September 23, 2004







Samoa





September 27, 2002







São Tomé and Príncipe





September 9, 2003







Sierra Leone





September 30, 2004







St. Kitts and Nevis





May 21, 2004







St. Vincent and the Grenadines





September 18, 2002







Sudan





May 24, 1999







Timor-Leste





May 7, 2003







Tonga





May 29, 2003







Chad





February 13, 2004







Tuvalu





January 19, 2004







Vanuatu





September 16, 2005







United States of America





April 25, 1997







Central African Republic





September 20, 2006





 

According to a further communication, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, the United Kingdom issued on October 26, 2005 statement:

The ratification by the United Kingdom extends to the following Territories for whose international relations the United Kingdom is responsible: Guernsey, Jersey, Island man, Anguilla, Bermuda, British Antarctic Territory, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands, Saint Helena, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, sovereign bases of Akrotiri and Dhekelia on the island of Cyprus , Turks and Caicos Islands.

Faymann