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PROTOCOL No. 3
TO THE CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF HUMAN
RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS, AMENDING
ARTICLES 29, 30 AND 34 OF
(ETS N 45)
States of the Council of Europe, signatories to this Protocol,
Considering that it is advisable to amend certain provisions of the Convention
for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed at Rome on
4th November 1950 (hereinafter referred to as "the Convention") concerning the
procedure of the European Commission of Human Rights,
Have agreed as
1 Article 29 of the Convention is deleted.
2 The following provision shall be inserted in the Convention:
After it has accepted a petition submitted under Article 25, the
Commission may nevertheless decide unanimously to reject the petition if, in the
course of its examination, it finds that the existence of one of the grounds for
non-acceptance provided for in Article 27 has been established.
a case, the decision shall be communicated to the parties."
In Article 30 of the Convention, the word "Sub-Commission" shall be replaced
by the word "Commission".
1 At the beginning of Article 34
of the Convention, the following shall be inserted:
"Subject to the
provisions of Article 29..."
2 At the end of the same Article, the
sentence "the Sub-Commission shall take its decisions by a majority of its
members" shall be deleted.
1 This Protocol shall be open to
signature by the member States of the Council of Europe signatories to the
Convention, who may become Parties to it either by:
a signature without
reservation in respect of ratification or acceptance, or
with reservation in respect of ratification or acceptance, followed by
ratification or acceptance.
Instruments of ratification or acceptance
shall be deposited with the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.
2 This Protocol shall enter into force as soon as all States Parties to the
Convention shall have become Parties to the Protocol, in accordance with the
provisions of paragraph 1 of this Article.
3 The Secretary General of
the Council of Europe shall notify the member States of the Council of:
a any signature without reservation in respect of ratification or acceptance;
b any signature with reservation in respect of ratification or
c the deposit of any instrument of ratification or
d the date of entry into force of this Protocol in
accordance with paragraph 2 of this Article.
In witness whereof, the
undersigned, being duly authorised thereto, have signed this Protocol.
at Strasbourg, this 6th day of May 1963, in English and in French, both texts
being equally authoritative, in a single copy which shall remain deposited in
the archives of the Council of Europe. The Secretary General shall transmit
certified copies to each of the signatory States.