1048th meeting – 11-12 February 2009

Item 4.4c

Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH)

c. Terms of reference for the CDDH and bodies answerable to it:

    - Request for renewal of the terms of reference of:

      * the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH)
      * the Committee of Experts for the development of human rights (DH-DEV)
      * the Committee of Experts for the improvement of procedures for the protection of human rights (DH-PR)
      * the Committee of Experts on issues relating to the protection of national minorities (DH-MIN)

    - Request for extension of the terms of reference of:

      * the Working Group on human rights protection in the context of accelerated asylum procedures (GT-DH-AS)
      * the DH-DEV Group on human rights of members of the armed forces (DH-DEV-FA)

    - Request for creation of terms of reference for:

      * the Committee of Experts on impunity (DH-I)
      * the Committee of Experts on discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity (DH-LGBT)
      * the Committee of Experts on a draft statute for the European Court of Human Rights
      (DH-PR-STAT)

(CM(2009)7)

Decisions

The Deputies

1. approved the terms of reference of the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH), as they appear at Appendix 5 to the present volume of Decisions;

2. approved the terms of reference of the Committee of Experts for the development of human rights
(DH-DEV), as they appear at Appendix 6 to the present volume of Decisions;

3. approved the terms of reference of the Committee of Experts for the improvement of procedures for the protection of human rights (DH-PR), as they appear at Appendix 7 to the present volume of Decisions;

4. approved the terms of reference of the Committee of Experts on issues relating to the protection of national minorities (DH-MIN), as they appear at Appendix 8 to the present volume of Decisions;

5. approved the terms of reference of the Working Group on human rights protection in the context of accelerated asylum procedures (GT-DH-AS), as they appear at Appendix 9 to the present volume of Decisions;

6. approved the terms of reference of the DH-DEV Group on human rights of members of the armed forces (DH-DEV-FA), as they appear at Appendix 10 to the present volume of Decisions;

7. approved the terms of reference of the Committee of Experts on impunity (DH-I), as they appear at Appendix 11 to the present volume of Decisions;

8. approved the terms of reference of the Committee of Experts on discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity (DH-LGBT), as they appear at Appendix 12 to the present volume of Decisions;

9. invited their Rapporteur Group on Human Rights (GR-H) to re-examine the terms of reference of the Committee of Experts on a draft statute for the European Court of Human Rights (DH-PR-STAT) and to report back at one of their forthcoming meetings.


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