Scope Of The Convention Relating To The Status Of Stateless Persons

Original Language Title: Geltungsbereich des Übereinkommens über die Rechtsstellung der Staatenlosen

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82. public announcement of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the Convention relating to the status of stateless persons

After release of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, following further States have their ratification - or accession to the Convention relating to the status of stateless persons (BGBl. III No. 81/2008) deposited:

 







States:









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









Benin





December 8, 2011







Bulgaria





March 22, 2012







Burkina Faso





May 1, 2012







Georgia





December 23, 2011







Liechtenstein





September 25, 2009







Malawi





October 7, 2009







Republic of Moldova





April 19, 2012







Nigeria





September 20, 2011







Panama





June 2, 2011







Philippines





September 22, 2011







Turkmenistan





7 December 2011





 

On the occasion of the deposit of the instrument of accession, the following States have declared following reservations:

Bulgaria:

1. subject to article 7 paragraph 2:

In accordance with article 38, paragraph 1 of the Convention reserves the Republic of Bulgaria the right does not apply the provision of article 7 para 2.

2. subject to article 21:

The Republic of Bulgaria applies Article 21 in accordance with the conditions and the order, which provides for the national law of the Republic of Bulgaria.

3. subject to article 23:

The Republic of Bulgaria applies Article 23 in accordance with the conditions and the order, which provides for the national law of the Republic of Bulgaria.

4. subject to article 24 paragraph 1 lit. (b) and article 24 para 2:

The Republic of Bulgaria applies Article 24 par. 1 lit. (b) and article 24 para 2 in accordance with the conditions and the order which provides for the national law of the Republic of Bulgaria.

5. subject to article 24 paragraph 3:

The Republic of Bulgaria applies Article 24 paragraph 3 of only for future conventions.

6. subject to article 27:

A proof of identity ("fiancé for stateless persons") to stateless persons who have are granted this status on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria and have a permanent or long-term residence permits in accordance with the national law of the Republic of Bulgaria is issued in accordance with article 27 of the Convention. In accordance with national law, the right of residence granted to a person, it has granted the status of a stateless person and issued the document "Residence permit", which, however, is not a proof of identity.

7 subject to article 28:

In accordance with article 28 of the Convention the document is issued "Fiancé of stateless persons", which is a proof of identity as well as a travel document, to persons, which the Republic of Bulgaria has granted the status of stateless persons and have a permanent or long-term residence permit on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria. The above document is not issued to persons who have granted the status of a stateless person in another country, provided that they have not their permanent or long-term residence in the Republic of Bulgaria and due to insurmountable properly by corresponding documents of proven reasons not renew her passport by the State that originally issued it.

8 reservation in respect of article 31:

Article 31 does not oblige the Republic of Bulgaria to grant stateless persons a more favourable status as foreigners in General.

Republic of Moldova:

In accordance with article 38 para. 1 of the Convention is the Republic of Moldova reserves the right, the provisions of articles 23, 24, 25 and 31 of the Convention in accordance with the national law to apply.

In accordance with article 38 para. 1 of the Convention reserves the right the Republic of Moldova, to apply the provisions of article 27 of the Convention only in relation to stateless persons, whose status was recognized by the Republic of Moldova and which are allowed to stay on the territory of the Republic of Moldova.

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