Implementing legislation Decree No. 2004-707 of 13 July 2004 on the publication of the agreement on the privileges and immunities of the International Criminal Court, done at New York on 9 September 2002 (1) summary this Act authorizes the approval of the agreement on the privileges and immunities of the International Criminal Court.
Keywords foreign, INTERNATIONAL, JUSTICE, jurisdiction, International Criminal Court, ICC, functioning, personality, international legal status, PRIVILEGE, immunity, inviolability, premises, flag, emblem, sign distinctive, exemption, tax, customs law, RESTRICTION, import, export, refund, law, tax, representative, judge Prosecutor, Attorney Assistant, clerk, Council of defence, witness, victim, EXPERT, lifting, LAISSEZ-PASSER, VISA, regulation, dispute, project of law JORF n ° 1 of January 1, 2004 page 15 text no. 3 Act Act No. 2003-1367 31 December 2003 authorising approval of the agreement on the privileges and immunities of the International Criminal Court (1) NOR: MAEX0300091L ELI: http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/eli/loi/2003/12/31/MAEX0300091L/jo/texte to Alias: http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/eli/loi/2003/12/31/2003-1367/jo/texte the National Assembly and the Senate have adopted, the President of the Republic enacts the law whose content follows: Article 1 more on this article...
Is authorized approval of the agreement on the privileges and immunities of the International Criminal Court, done at New York on 9 September 2002, and the text is annexed to this Act (2).
Article 2 more on this article...
Subject to the decisions of justice in force of res judicata which ruled at the bottom, is validated the Decree of April 26, 1947, on the implementation of the convention on the privileges and immunities of the United Nations, as its legality is contested by the plea that the ratification of the convention should be allowed by law.
This Act will be enforced as law of the State.
Done at Paris, on December 31, 2003.
Jacques Chirac by the President of the Republic: Prime Minister, Jean-Pierre Raffarin, Foreign Minister Dominique de Villepin (1) preparatory work: law n ° 2003 - 1367.
Senate: Bill No. 438 (2002-2003);
Report of Mr. Michel Pelchat, on behalf of the Committee of Foreign Affairs, no. 93 (2003-2004);
Discussion and adoption on 10 December 2003.
National Assembly: Bill, passed by the Senate, no. 1284;
Report of Mr. François Loncle, on behalf of the Committee of Foreign Affairs, no. 1290;
Discussion and adoption (simplified review procedure) on 18 December 2003.
(2) the text will be subsequently published in the Official Journal of the French Republic.