The Law On The Strengthening Of The Human Rights Position In Norwegian Law (The Human Rights Act)

Original Language Title: Lov om styrking av menneskerettighetenes stilling i norsk rett (menneskerettsloven)

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Read the untranslated law here: https://lovdata.no/dokument/NL/lov/1999-05-21-30

The law on the strengthening of the human rights position in Norwegian law (the Human Rights Act).

Date LAW-1999-05-21-30 Ministry of Justice and emergency Ministry last edited LAW-2014-05-09-14 Published entry into force changes the short title 21.05.1999 Announced human rights law-MRI.

Chapter overview: the main part annex 1. The European human rights Convention with protocols (authentic) Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, Section in the Rights and freedoms Section II-European Court of Human Rights Section III Miscellaneous provisions the Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of 4 November 1950 Protocol No. 4 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms , Securing Certain Rights and Freedoms other than those al ...
Protocol No. 6 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, Concerning the Abolition of the Death Penalty Protocol No. 7 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms Protocol No. 13 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, concerning the Abolition of the Death Penalty in All Ci ...
Appendix 2. The European human rights Convention with protocols (Norwegian translation) Convention on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms part I-rights and freedoms part II-the European human rights court part III-miscellaneous provisions the Protocol to the Convention on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms of 4. November 1950 Protocol No. 4 to the Convention on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms, on the protection of certain rights and freedoms ...
Protocol Nr. 6 to the Convention on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms, concerning the abolition of the death penalty Protocol No. 7 to the Convention on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms Protocol No. 13 to the Convention on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms, concerning the abolition of the death penalty under any omste ...
Appendix 3. The International Convention on economic, social and cultural rights (authentic) International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Part I Part II Part III Part IV Part V appendix 4. The International Convention on economic, social and cultural rights (Norwegian translation) International Covenant on economic, social and cultural rights part I part II part III part IV part V appendix 5. The International Convention on Civil and political rights with protocols (authentic) International Covenant on Civil and Political rights Part I Part II Part III Part IV Part V Part VI Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Second optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, Aiming at the Abolition of the Death Penalty Appendix 6. The International Convention on Civil and political rights with protocols (Norwegian translation) International Covenant on Civil and political rights part I part II part III part IV part V Part WE Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and political rights the second additional protocol on the abolition of the death penalty to the International Convention of 16. December 1966 on Civil and political rights Attachment 7. The UN Convention on the rights of the child with protocols (authentic) Convention on the Rights of the Child Part I Part II Part III Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict, the United Nations Optional Protocol to the 2000 Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children , child prostitution and child pornography, the UNITED NATIONS 2000 Attachment 8. The UN Convention on the rights of the child with protocols (Norwegian translation) UN Convention on the rights of the child of 20. November 1989 part I part II part III Optional Protocol to the Convention on the rights of the child on children in armed conflict, 25. May 2000 Optional Protocol to the Convention on the rights of the child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography, 25. May 2000 Attachment 9. Convention on the Elimination of all forms of discrimination against women with the Protocol (authentic) Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women Part I Part II Part III Part IV Part V Part VI Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women Attachment 10. Convention on the Elimination of all forms of discrimination against women with the Protocol (Norwegian translation) Convention on the Elimination of all forms of discrimination against women part in part II part III part IV part V Optional Protocol to the UN Convention on the Elimination all forms of discrimination against women, section 1. The Act's purpose is to strengthen the human rights position in Norwegian law.

§ 2. The following conventions shall apply as Norwegian law insofar as they are binding on Norway: 1. The Council of Europe Convention 4. November 1950 on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms as amended by Protocol 11 eleventh. May 1994 and fourteenth Protocol 13. May 2004, with the following additional protocols: a) Protocol 20. March 1952 b) Fourth Protocol 16. September 1963 on the protection of certain rights and freedoms that are not already covered by the Convention and of the first additional protocol to the Convention c) Sixth Protocol 28. April 1983 on the abolition of the death penalty d) Seventh Protocol 22. November 1984 e) Thirteenth Protocol 3. May 2002 about the abolition of the death penalty in any event 2.
The United Nations International Convention 16. December 1966 on economic, social and cultural rights, 3.
The United Nations International Convention 16. December 1966 on Civil and political rights with the following additional protocols: a) the Optional Protocol 16. December 1966, b) Other Optional Protocol 15. December 1989 on the Elimination of the death penalty.

4. The United Nations International Convention 20. November 1989 on the rights of the child with the following additional protocols: a) the Optional Protocol 25. May 2000 on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography, b) Optional Protocol 25. May 2000 on children in armed conflict 5.
The United Nations International Convention 18. December 1979 on the Elimination of all forms of discrimination against women with additional Protocol 6. October 1999.

§ 3. The provisions of the conventions and protocols referred to in § 2 shall be by contradiction go in front of provisions in other legislation.

§ 4. The conventions and protocols mentioned in section 2, are announced in the original Norwegian on one language Lovtidend and in Norwegian translation.

§ 5. The law also applies to Svalbard and Jan Mayen.

section 6. The law takes effect immediately.