Ministers’ Deputies
Annotated Agenda

CM/Del/OJ/DH(2007)987 General Questions PUBLIC 13 March 2007
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987th meeting (DH), 13-14 February 2007

Annotated Agenda1

General questions

Public information version

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This document only takes into account the information available to the Secretariat on 5 January 2007.

Additional documents

Addendum General Questions
Addendum 1 - Final Resolutions
Addendum 4 – Cases raising special questions
Addendum Preparation of the next DH meeting (992nd meeting, 3-4 April 2007)

New documents:

CM/Inf/DH(2007)4
CM/Inf/DH(2007)7
CM/Inf/DH(2007)8

GENERAL QUESTIONS

Item a.

Adoption of the Annotated Agendas and Order of Business

The Deputies adopted the present annotated agenda and order of business.

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.

Preparation of the next meeting (992nd meeting (3-4 April 2007))
See Addendum Preparation of the next meeting

The Deputies,
1. approved the preliminary draft Agenda of their 992nd meeting (3-4 April 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 992nd meeting will be issued in the Preliminary list of items for consideration at the 992nd meeting;
b. in principle, new judgments of the Court which are final on or before 15 February 2007, will be added;
c. Delegations wishing to furnish information concerning the items appearing on this list for the 992nd meeting are invited to make such information available to the Secretariat before 28 February 2007;
d. Sections 4, 5 and 6.1, together with the draft decisions, will be placed on the Committee of Ministers’ Internet site on 20 March 2007 and the accompanying addenda will be distributed shortly afterwards;
e. Sections 2, 3 and 6.2, together with the draft decisions, will be placed on the Committee of Ministers’ Internet site on 27 March 2007;
f. the order of business will be distributed on 27 March 2007.

Item d.

Measures to improve the execution of the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

There is no decision under this item.

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)

The Deputies agreed to resume consideration of this item if possible at their 992nd meeting (3-4 April 2007) (DH), in the light of a developed version of the draft outline of the report to be prepared by the Secretariat.

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: 26/1/2007

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  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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: 

34 

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: 26/1/2007

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  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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.

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

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: 26/1/2007

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  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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  

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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: 

21 

Total number of ratifications/accessions: 

14 

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.

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

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: 26/1/2007

Member States of the Council of Europe

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

Albania  

26/5/2003  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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: 

37 

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.

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

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: 26/1/2007

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  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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: 

45 

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 987th 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.



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