Ministers’ Deputies
Annotated Agenda

CM/Del/OJ/DH(2007)1007 General Questions PUBLIC 13 November 2007
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1007th meeting (DH), 15-17 October 2007

Annotated Agenda1

General questions

Public information version

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Additional documents

Addendum General Questions
Addendum 1 - Final Resolutions
Addendum 4 – Cases raising special questions
Addendum Preparation of the next DH meeting (1013th meeting, 3-5 December 2007)

New documents:

CM/Inf/DH(2006)24 revised 2
CM/Inf/DH(2007)10 revised 4
CM/Inf/DH(2007)20 revised

GENERAL QUESTIONS

Item a.

Adoption of the Annotated Agenda and Order of Business

Decisions

The Deputies

1. agreed to postpone the following items placed on the draft annotated Agendas of their 1007th meeting (DH)):

- 1 case against Austria
56483/00 Jancikova, judgment of 07/04/2005, final on 07/07/2005

- 2 cases against the Czech Republic
50073/99 Chadimová, judgment of 18/04/2006, final on 18/07/2006, and of 26/04/2007, final possibly on 26/07/2007

48548/99 Zich and others, judgments of 18/07/2006, final on 18/10/2006 and of 21/12/2006 - Friendly settlement (Article 41)

- 2 cases against Finland
18249/02 C., judgment of 09/05/2006, final on 09/08/2006

36065/97 H.K., judgment of 26/09/2006, final on 26/12/2006

- 19 cases against Greece

26763/04 Dalidis, judgment of 21/09/2006, final on 21/12/2006

32186/02 Agga No. 3, judgment of 13/07/2006, final on 13/10/2006
33331/02 Agga No. 4, judgment of 13/07/2006, final on 13/10/2006

28340/02 Examiliotis No. 2, judgment of 04/05/2006, final on 23/10/2006

66725/01 Fotopoulou, judgment of 18/11/2004, final on 18/02/2005
52903/99 Dactylidi, judgment of 27/03/03, final on 09/07/03

21091/04 Papa, judgment of 06/07/2006, final on 06/10/2006

11919/03 Mohd, judgment of 27/04/2006, final on 27/07/2006

10162/02 Eko-Elda Avee, judgment of 09/03/2006; final on 09/06/2006

20627/04 Liakopoulou, judgment of 24/05/2006, final on 23/10/2006
36998/02 Efstathiou and others, judgment of 27/07/2006, final on 11/12/20062
77574/01 Zouboulidis, judgment of 14/12/2006, final on 14/03/20073
73840/01 Papazoglou and others, judgment of 13/11/03, final on 13/02/04
66296/01 Belaousof and others, judgment of 27/05/2004, final on 10/11/2004
12767/02 Hourmidis, judgment of 19/05/2004, final on 19/08/2004
66808/01 Lazarou, judgment of 08/07/2004, final on 08/10/2004
62771/00 Litoselitis, judgment of 05/02/2004, final on 05/05/2004

60457/00 Kosmopoulou, judgment of 05/02/04, final on 05/05/04

71563/01 Diamantides No. 2, judgment of 19/05/2005, final on 19/08/2005

- 2 cases against Latvia
73819/01 Estrikh, judgment of 18/01/2006, final on 18/04/2007

66820/01 Svipsta, judgment of 09/03/2006; final on 09/06/2006

- 3 cases against Malta
31122/05 Ghigo, judgment of 26/09/2006, final on 26/12/2006
35349/05 Fleri Soler and Camilleri, judgment of 26/09/2006, final on 26/12/2006
17647/04 Edwards, judgment of 24/10/2006, final on 24/01/2007

- 6 cases against Moldova
30649/05 Holomiov, judgment of 07/11/2006, final on 07/02/2007

28793/02 Christian Democratic People's Party (CDPP), judgment of 14/02/2006, final on 14/05/2006

19960/04 Popov No. 2, judgment of 06/12/2005, final on 06/03/2006
53773/00 Istrate, judgment of 13/06/2006, final on 13/09/2006
6923/03 Melnic, judgment of 14/11/2006, final on 14/02/2007

61821/00 Ziliberberg, judgment of 01/02/2005, final on 01/05/2005

- 1 case against Norway
18885/04+ Kaste and Mathisen, judgment of 09/11/2006, final on 09/02/2007

- 1 case against Poland
11562/05 Byrzykowski, judgment of 27/06/2006, final on 27/09/2006

- 9 cases against Romania
1486/02 Orha, judgment of 12/10/2006, final on 12/01/2007

31678/96 Gheorghiu T. and D.I., judgment of 17/12/02, final on 21/05/034
21118/02 Konnerth, judgment of 12/10/2006, final on 12/01/20075
6248/03 Popea, judgment of 05/10/2006, final on 05/01/20076
28104/03 Raicu, judgment of 19/10/2006, final on 19/01/20077
13028/03 Simion, judgment of 14/12/2006, final on 14/03/20078
25632/02 Stere and others, judgment of 23/02/2006, final on 23/05/2006
21351/03 Stîngaciu and Tudor, judgment of 03/08/2006, final on 03/11/20069
40670/98 Todorescu, judgment of 30/09/03, final on 30/12/0310

- 18 cases against the Russian Federation
55723/00 Fadeyeva, judgment of 09/06/2005, final on 30/11/2005
53157/99+ Ledyayeva, Dobrokhotova, Zolotareva and Romashina, judgment of 26/10/2006, final on 26/03/200711

46082/99 Klyakhin, judgment of 30/11/05, final on 06/06/05
21153/02 Bednov, judgment of 01/06/2006, final on 01/09/2006
11886/05 Dolgova, judgment of 02/03/2006, final on 03/07/2006
31008/02 Fedorov and Fedorova, judgment of 13/10/2005, final on 13/01/2006
70276/01 Gusinskiy, judgment of 19/05/2004, final on 10/11/2004
59696/00 Khudobin, judgment of 26/10/2006, final on 26/01/2007

19126/02 Komarova, judgment of 02/11/2006, final on 02/02/200712
75039/01 Korchuganova, judgment of 08/06/2006, final on 08/09/2006
7064/05 Mamedova, judgment of 01/06/2006, final on 23/10/2006
55669/00 Nakhmanovitch, arrêt du 02/03/2006, final on 02/06/2006
45100/98 Panchenko, judgment of 08/02/2005, final on 08/05/2005
54071/00 Rokhlina, judgment of 07/04/2005, final on 12/10/2005
7649/02 Shcheglyuk, judgment of 14/12/2006, final on 14/03/200713
46133/99+ Smirnova, judgment of 24/07/2003, final on 24/10/2003

59261/00 Menesheva, judgment of 09/03/2006; final on 09/06/2006

77617/01 Mikheyev, judgment of 26/01/2006, final on 26/04/2006

- 4 cases against Spain
69966/01 Dacosta Silva, judgment of 02/11/2006, final on 02/02/2007

77837/01 Saez Maeso, judgment of 09/11/2004, final on 09/02/2005

1483/02 Panella Puig, judgment of 25/04/2006, final on 25/07/2006

24668/03 Olaechea Cahuas, judgment of 10/08/2006, final on 11/12/2006

- 1 case against Sweden
47473/99 Hellborg, judgment of 28/02/2006, final on 28/05/2006

- 1 case against Switzerland
41773/98 Scavuzzo-Hager and others, judgment of 07/02/2006, final on 07/05/2006

- 1 case against Turkey
74306/01 Öktem, judgment of 19/10/2006, final on 26/03/2007

- 2 cases against Ukraine
34056/02 Gongadze, judgment of 08/11/2005, final on 08/02/2006
38722/02 Afanasyev, judgment of 05/04/2005, final on 05/07/2005

Item e. First annual report of the Committee of Ministers on the execution of the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (January – December 2007)

to their 1013th meeting (3-5 December 2007) (DH);

2. agreed to postpone the following items placed on the draft annotated Agendas of their 1007th meeting (DH):

- 15 cases against the Russian Federation

33264/02 Levin, judgment of 02/02/05, final on 02/05/06
37930/02 Bazhenov, judgment of 20/10/05, final on 20/01/06
72558/01 Blagovestnyy, judgment of 04/07/2006, final on 04/10/2006
1719/02 Butsev, judgment of 22/09/05, final on 15/02/06
40642/02 Denisenkov, judgment of 22/09/05, final on 15/02/06
38305/02 Gorokhov and Rusyayev, judgment of 17/03/05, final on 12/10/05
63995/00 Kukalo, judgment of 03/11/2005, final on 03/02/2006
37927/02 Nikolayev, judgment of 02/03/06, final on 02/06/06
19589/02 Parkhomov, judgment of 20/10/05, final on 20/01/06
32786/03 Silchenko, judgment of 28/09/2006, final on 28/12/200614

63501/00 Konovalov, judgment of 23/03/2006, final on 13/09/2006
41307/02 Shpakovskiy, judgment of 07/07/2005, final on 07/10/2005

11931/03 Teteriny, judgment of 30/06/2005, final on 30/09/2005
41302/02 Malinovskiy, judgment of 07/07/2005, final on 07/10/2005
7363/04 Mikryukov, judgment of 08/12/2005, final on 08/03/2006

to their 1st DH meeting of 2008;

3. taking into account decisions 1 and 2 above, adopted the agenda of their 1007th (DH) meeting as it appears in documents CM/Del/OJ/DH(2007)1007.

Item b.

State of ratification by member states of the European Agreement relating to persons participating in proceedings of the European Court of Human Rights, the Sixth Protocol to the General Agreement on privileges and immunities of the Council of Europe and Protocols No 12, No. 13 and No. 14 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

There is no decision under this item.

Item c.

Item c. Preparation of the next meeting (DH)
(1013th, 3-5 December 2007)

Decisions

The Deputies,

1. approved the preliminary draft Agenda of their 1013th meeting (3-5 December 2007 (DH)), as it appears below;

2. approved the following time-table for the preparation of the meeting:

    a. a list of new items for consideration at the 1013th meetings will be issued in the Preliminary list of items for consideration at the 1013th meeting;

    b. in principle, new judgments of the Court which are final on or before 22 October 2007, will be added;

    c. Delegations wishing to furnish information concerning the items appearing on this list for the 1013th meeting are invited to make such information available to the Secretariat before 26 October 2007;

    d. Sections 4.1, 4.2, 5 and 6.1, together with the draft decisions, will be placed on the Committee of Ministers’ Internet site on 19 November 2007 and the accompanying addenda will be distributed shortly afterwards;

    e. Sections 2, 3, 4.3 and 6.2, together with the draft decisions, will be placed on the Committee of Ministers’ Internet site on 27 November 2007;

    f. the order of business will be distributed on 27 November 2007.

Item d.

Measures to improve the execution of the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights
CM/Inf/DH(2007)12 revised, DD(2007)225, DD(2007)314, CM/Inf/DH(2007)33

Decision

The Deputies decided to resume consideration of this item at one of their forthcoming DH meetings.

Chairman’s summing up

Summing up the debate, the Chairman noted the Deputies’ whole-hearted approval of the new methods now being put in place by the Secretariat to facilitate the process of execution, in particular round tables and high-level bilateral contacts.

The Deputies encouraged the continuation and if possible the reinforcement of these efforts.

In this context, they took note with satisfaction of the information provided by the Italian Delegation concerning the programme of reforms proposed in Italy to tackle the issue of the excessive length of judicial proceedings.

Welcoming these developments, the Deputies strongly encouraged the Italian authorities to implement these reforms, paying due attention to regular assessment of the effectiveness of the measures, in consultation with all the actors involved.

The Chairman further noted that the Deputies had no objection to this summing-up being communicated to the competent Italian authorities.

Item e.

First annual report of the Committee of Ministers on the execution of the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (January – December 2007)
(DD(2007)23, DD(2007)147 and DD(2007)334)

See under item a. above

Appendix 1

European Agreement relating to persons participating in proceedings of the European Court of Human Rights
CETS No.: 161

Treaty open for signature by the member States of the Council of Europe

Opening for signature
Entry into force

Place: Strasbourg
Date : 5/3/1996

Conditions: 10 Ratifications or on the date of entry into force of ETS 155, whichever is the later.
Date : 1/1/1999

Status as of: 25/9/2007

Member States of the Council of Europe

States 
Signature 
Ratification 
Entry into force 
Notes 
R. 
D. 
A. 
T. 
C. 
O. 

Albania  

21/9/2000  
26/2/2003  
1/4/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Andorra  

24/11/1998  
24/11/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Armenia  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Austria  

7/5/1999  
10/1/2001  
1/3/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Azerbaijan  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Belgium  

19/6/1997  
29/6/2000  
1/8/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bosnia and Herzegovina  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bulgaria  

3/7/2000  
31/5/2001  
1/7/2001  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Croatia  

26/1/1998  
2/12/1999  
1/2/2000  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Cyprus  

12/1/1999  
9/2/2000  
1/4/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Czech Republic  

10/10/1997  
24/6/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Denmark  

5/3/1996  
28/8/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Estonia  

19/5/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Finland  

19/6/1998  
23/12/1998  
1/2/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

France  

31/3/1998  
17/11/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
X  
X  
   
   
   
   

Georgia  

10/5/2001 s  
10/5/2001 s  
1/7/2001  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Germany  

23/10/1996  
11/9/2001  
1/11/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Greece  

26/6/1996  
7/2/2005  
1/4/2005  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Hungary  

6/5/1997  
1/4/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Iceland  

27/6/1996  
4/11/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ireland  

3/6/1998  
7/5/1999  
1/7/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Italy  

5/3/1996  
6/3/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Latvia  

31/1/2006  
27/7/2006  
1/9/2006  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Liechtenstein  

21/1/1999 s  
21/1/1999 s  
1/3/1999  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Lithuania  

11/2/2000  
18/2/2003  
1/4/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Luxembourg  

5/3/1996  
12/3/1999  
1/5/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Malta  

3/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Moldova  

4/5/1998  
8/11/2001  
1/1/2002  
   
X  
X  
   
   
   
   

Monaco  

19/3/2007  
19/3/2007  
1/5/2007  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Montenegro  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Netherlands  

2/5/1996  
21/1/1997  
1/1/1999  
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   

Norway  

12/12/2001 s  
12/12/2001 s  
1/2/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Poland  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Portugal  

29/4/1997  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Romania  

28/5/1998  
9/4/1999  
1/6/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Russia  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

San Marino  

7/9/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Serbia  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovakia  

4/9/2002  
21/5/2003  
1/7/2003  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Slovenia  

7/5/1999  
29/11/2001  
1/1/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Spain  

24/1/2000  
19/1/2001  
1/3/2001  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Sweden  

30/4/1996  
30/9/1998  
1/1/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Switzerland  

27/8/1998 s  
27/8/1998 s  
1/1/1999  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia  

16/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Turkey  

3/7/2002  
6/10/2004  
1/12/2004  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Ukraine  

22/5/2003  
4/11/2004  
1/1/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

United Kingdom  

27/10/1999  
9/11/2001  
1/1/2002  
   
   
   
X  
   
   
   

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications: 

Total number of ratifications/accessions: 

35 

Notes:a: Accession - s: Signature without reservation as to ratification - su: Succession - r: Signature "ad referendum".
R.: Reservations - D.: Declarations - A.: Authorities - T.: Territorial Application - C.: Communication - O.: Objection.

Source : Treaty Office on http://conventions.coe.int

Sixth Protocol to the General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe
CETS No.: 162

Treaty open for signature by the member States of the Council of Europe signatories to the General Agreement ETS 2

Opening for signature
Entry into force

Place: Strasbourg
Date : 5/3/1996

Conditions: Ratification by 3 Parties to Treaty ETS 002 or on the date of entry into force of CETS 155, whichever is the later.
Date : 1/11/1998

Status as of: 25/9/2007

Member States of the Council of Europe

States 
Signature 
Ratification 
Entry into force 
Notes 
R. 
D. 
A. 
T. 
C. 
O. 

Albania  

4/6/1998 s  
4/6/1998 s  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Andorra  

24/11/1998  
24/11/1998  
25/12/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Armenia  

25/6/2001  
18/6/2002  
19/7/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Austria  

25/2/1998  
15/7/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Azerbaijan  

22/10/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Belgium  

1/4/1998  
29/6/2000  
30/7/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bosnia and Herzegovina  

3/10/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bulgaria  

3/7/2000  
31/5/2001  
1/7/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Croatia  

11/10/1997  
11/10/1997  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Cyprus  

12/1/1999  
9/2/2000  
10/3/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Czech Republic  

10/10/1997  
24/6/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Denmark  

5/3/1996  
28/8/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Estonia  

29/5/1998  
16/12/1998  
17/1/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Finland  

19/6/1998  
19/6/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

France  

31/3/1998  
17/11/1998  
18/12/1998  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Georgia  

25/5/2000  
20/6/2000  
21/7/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Germany  

30/9/1996  
2/10/2001  
3/11/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Greece  

21/5/1996  
19/3/2001  
20/4/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Hungary  

6/5/1997  
1/4/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Iceland  

27/6/1996  
4/11/1998  
5/12/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ireland  

3/6/1998  
28/10/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Italy  

5/3/1996  
3/11/1997  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Latvia  

15/1/1998 s  
15/1/1998 s  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Liechtenstein  

21/1/1999  
20/12/1999  
21/1/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Lithuania  

19/10/1998  
22/6/1999  
23/7/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Luxembourg  

5/3/1996  
5/8/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Malta  

3/11/1998  
3/7/2002  
4/8/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Moldova  

4/5/1998  
27/6/2001  
28/7/2001  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Monaco  

30/11/2005  
30/11/2005  
31/12/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Montenegro  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Netherlands  

2/5/1996  
21/1/1997  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   

Norway  

30/10/1998 s  
30/10/1998 s  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Poland  

7/5/1999  
24/1/2003  
25/2/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Portugal  

29/4/1997  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Romania  

28/5/1998  
9/4/1999  
10/5/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Russia  

7/5/1999  
10/5/2001  
11/6/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

San Marino  

7/9/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Serbia  

26/4/2005  
26/4/2005  
27/5/2005  
56  
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovakia  

9/6/1999  
24/11/1999  
25/12/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovenia  

7/5/1999  
29/11/2001  
30/12/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Spain  

5/12/1997  
21/1/1999  
22/2/1999  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Sweden  

30/4/1996  
2/7/1998  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Switzerland  

27/8/1998 s  
27/8/1998 s  
1/11/1998  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia  

3/4/2001  
29/11/2002  
30/12/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Turkey  

15/2/1999  
17/9/2003  
18/10/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ukraine  

3/11/1998  
17/9/2003  
18/10/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

United Kingdom  

27/10/1999  
9/11/2001  
10/12/2001  
   
X  
   
X  
   
   
   

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications: 

Total number of ratifications/accessions: 

42 

Notes:(56) Dates of signature and ratification by the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.
a: Accession - s: Signature without reservation as to ratification - su: Succession - r: Signature "ad referendum".
R.: Reservations - D.: Declarations - A.: Authorities - T.: Territorial Application - C.: Communication - O.: Objection.

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Protocol No. 12 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
CETS No.: 177

Treaty open for signature by the member States signatories to Treaty ETS 5

Opening for signature
Entry into force

Place: Rome
Date : 4/11/2000

Conditions: 10 Ratifications.
Date : 1/4/2005

Status as of: 25/9/2007

Member States of the Council of Europe

States 
Signature 
Ratification 
Entry into force 
Notes 
R. 
D. 
A. 
T. 
C. 
O. 

Albania  

26/5/2003  
26/11/2004  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Andorra  

31/5/2007  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Armenia  

18/6/2004  
17/12/2004  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Austria  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Azerbaijan  

12/11/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Belgium  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bosnia and Herzegovina  

24/4/2002  
29/7/2003  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bulgaria  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Croatia  

6/3/2002  
3/2/2003  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Cyprus  

4/11/2000  
30/4/2002  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Czech Republic  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Denmark  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Estonia  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Finland  

4/11/2000  
17/12/2004  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

France  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Georgia  

4/11/2000  
15/6/2001  
1/4/2005  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Germany  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Greece  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Hungary  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Iceland  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ireland  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Italy  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Latvia  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Liechtenstein  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Lithuania  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Luxembourg  

4/11/2000  
21/3/2006  
1/7/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Malta  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Moldova  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Monaco  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Montenegro  

3/4/2003  
3/3/2004  
6/6/2006  
56  
   
   
   
   
   
   

Netherlands  

4/11/2000  
28/7/2004  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   

Norway  

15/1/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Poland  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Portugal  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Romania  

4/11/2000  
17/7/2006  
1/11/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Russia  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

San Marino  

4/11/2000  
25/4/2003  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Serbia  

3/4/2003  
3/3/2004  
1/4/2005  
56  
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovakia  

4/11/2000  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovenia  

7/3/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Spain  

4/10/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Sweden  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Switzerland  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia  

4/11/2000  
13/7/2004  
1/4/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Turkey  

18/4/2001  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ukraine  

4/11/2000  
27/3/2006  
1/7/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

United Kingdom  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications: 

22 

Total number of ratifications/accessions: 

15 

Notes:(56) Dates of signature and ratification by the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.
a: Accession - s: Signature without reservation as to ratification - su: Succession - r: Signature "ad referendum".
R.: Reservations - D.: Declarations - A.: Authorities - T.: Territorial Application - C.: Communication - O.: Objection.

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Protocol No. 13 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, concerning the abolition of the death penalty in all circumstances
CETS No.: 187

Treaty open for signature by the member States signatories to Treaty ETS 5

Opening for signature
Entry into force

Place: Vilnius
Date : 3/5/2002

Conditions: 10 Ratifications.
Date : 1/7/2003

Status as of: 25/9/2007

Member States of the Council of Europe

States 
Signature 
Ratification 
Entry into force 
Notes 
R. 
D. 
A. 
T. 
C. 
O. 

Albania  

26/5/2003  
6/2/2007  
1/6/2007  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Andorra  

3/5/2002  
26/3/2003  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Armenia  

19/5/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Austria  

3/5/2002  
12/1/2004  
1/5/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Azerbaijan  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Belgium  

3/5/2002  
23/6/2003  
1/10/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bosnia and Herzegovina  

3/5/2002  
29/7/2003  
1/11/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bulgaria  

21/11/2002  
13/2/2003  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Croatia  

3/7/2002  
3/2/2003  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Cyprus  

3/5/2002  
12/3/2003  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Czech Republic  

3/5/2002  
2/7/2004  
1/11/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Denmark  

3/5/2002  
28/11/2002  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   

Estonia  

3/5/2002  
25/2/2004  
1/6/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Finland  

3/5/2002  
29/11/2004  
1/3/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

France  

3/5/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Georgia  

3/5/2002  
22/5/2003  
1/9/2003  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Germany  

3/5/2002  
11/10/2004  
1/2/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Greece  

3/5/2002  
1/2/2005  
1/6/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Hungary  

3/5/2002  
16/7/2003  
1/11/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Iceland  

3/5/2002  
10/11/2004  
1/3/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ireland  

3/5/2002  
3/5/2002  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Italy  

3/5/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Latvia  

3/5/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Liechtenstein  

3/5/2002  
5/12/2002  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Lithuania  

3/5/2002  
29/1/2004  
1/5/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Luxembourg  

3/5/2002  
21/3/2006  
1/7/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Malta  

3/5/2002  
3/5/2002  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Moldova  

3/5/2002  
18/10/2006  
1/2/2007  
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Monaco  

5/10/2004  
30/11/2005  
1/3/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Montenegro  

3/4/2003  
3/3/2004  
6/6/2006  
56  
   
   
   
   
   
   

Netherlands  

3/5/2002  
10/2/2006  
1/6/2006  
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   

Norway  

3/5/2002  
16/8/2005  
1/12/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Poland  

3/5/2002  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Portugal  

3/5/2002  
3/10/2003  
1/2/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Romania  

3/5/2002  
7/4/2003  
1/8/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Russia  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

San Marino  

3/5/2002  
25/4/2003  
1/8/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Serbia  

3/4/2003  
3/3/2004  
1/7/2004  
56  
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovakia  

24/7/2002  
18/8/2005  
1/12/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovenia  

3/5/2002  
4/12/2003  
1/4/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Spain  

3/5/2002 r  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Sweden  

3/5/2002  
22/4/2003  
1/8/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Switzerland  

3/5/2002  
3/5/2002  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia  

3/5/2002  
13/7/2004  
1/11/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Turkey  

9/1/2004  
20/2/2006  
1/6/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ukraine  

3/5/2002  
11/3/2003  
1/7/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

United Kingdom  

3/5/2002  
10/10/2003  
1/2/2004  
   
   
   
X  
   
   
   

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications: 

Total number of ratifications/accessions: 

39 

Notes:(56) Dates of signature and ratification by the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.
a: Accession - s: Signature without reservation as to ratification - su: Succession - r: Signature "ad referendum".
R.: Reservations - D.: Declarations - A.: Authorities - T.: Territorial Application - C.: Communication - O.: Objection.

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Protocol No. 14 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, amending the control system of the Convention
CETS No.: 194

Treaty open for signature by the member States signatories to Treaty ETS 5

Opening for signature
Entry into force

Place: Strasbourg
Date : 13/5/2004

Conditions: Ratification by Parties to Treaty ETS 005.
Date : //

Status as of: 25/9/2007

Member States of the Council of Europe

States 
Signature 
Ratification 
Entry into force 
Notes 
R. 
D. 
A. 
T. 
C. 
O. 

Albania  

10/11/2004  
3/2/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Andorra  

12/11/2004  
17/7/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Armenia  

13/5/2004  
7/1/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Austria  

10/11/2004  
23/1/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Azerbaijan  

16/2/2005  
19/5/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Belgium  

20/4/2005  
14/9/2006  
   
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Bosnia and Herzegovina  

10/11/2004  
19/5/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Bulgaria  

23/9/2005  
17/11/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Croatia  

13/5/2004  
30/1/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Cyprus  

15/12/2004  
17/11/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Czech Republic  

29/6/2005  
19/5/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Denmark  

13/5/2004  
10/11/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Estonia  

13/5/2004  
26/1/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Finland  

29/11/2004  
7/3/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

France  

13/5/2004  
7/6/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Georgia  

13/5/2004  
10/11/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Germany  

10/11/2004  
11/4/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Greece  

13/5/2004  
5/8/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Hungary  

7/4/2005  
21/12/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Iceland  

13/5/2004  
16/5/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ireland  

13/5/2004  
10/11/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Italy  

13/5/2004  
7/3/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Latvia  

13/5/2004  
28/3/2006  
   
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Liechtenstein  

20/9/2004  
7/9/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Lithuania  

10/11/2004  
1/7/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Luxembourg  

13/5/2004  
21/3/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Malta  

4/10/2004  
4/10/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Moldova  

10/11/2004  
22/8/2005  
   
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Monaco  

10/11/2004  
10/3/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Montenegro  

10/11/2004  
6/9/2005  
   
56  
   
   
   
   
   
   

Netherlands  

13/5/2004  
2/2/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   

Norway  

13/5/2004  
10/11/2004  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Poland  

10/11/2004  
12/10/2006  
   
   
   
X  
   
   
   
   

Portugal  

27/5/2004  
19/5/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Romania  

13/5/2004  
16/5/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Russia  

4/5/2006  
   
   
13  
   
X  
   
   
   
   

San Marino  

16/5/2005  
2/2/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Serbia  

10/11/2004  
6/9/2005  
   
56  
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovakia  

22/10/2004  
16/5/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Slovenia  

13/5/2004  
29/6/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Spain  

10/5/2005  
15/3/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Sweden  

3/9/2004  
17/11/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Switzerland  

13/5/2004  
25/4/2006  
   
13  
   
   
   
   
   
   

the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia  

15/9/2004  
15/6/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Turkey  

6/10/2004  
2/10/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Ukraine  

10/11/2004  
27/3/2006  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

United Kingdom  

13/7/2004  
28/1/2005  
   
   
   
   
   
X  
   
   

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications: 

Total number of ratifications/accessions: 

46 

Notes:(13) State whose ratification is necessary for the entry into force of the Protocol.
(56) Dates of signature and ratification by the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.
a: Accession - s: Signature without reservation as to ratification - su: Succession - r: Signature "ad referendum".
R.: Reservations - D.: Declarations - A.: Authorities - T.: Territorial Application - C.: Communication - O.: Objection.

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1 Those items marked with an asterisk * were added after approval of the draft Agenda (Preliminary list of items for consideration at the 1007th meeting) in accordance with the Rules adopted by the Committee of Ministers for the application of Article 46 of the European Convention on Human Rights.

2 This case also appears in Section 3.a

3 This case also appears in Section 3.a

4 This case also appears in Section 3.b

5 This case also appears in Section 3.b

6 This case also appears in Section 3.b

7 This case also appears in Section 3.a

8 This case also appears in Section 3.a

9 This case also appears in Section 3.b

10 This case also appears in Section 3.b

11 This case also appears in Section 3.a

12 This case also appears in Section 3.a

13 This case also appears in Section 3.a

14 This case also appears in Section 3.b


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