Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.005 - Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 27/07/2017

Luxembourg

Declarations deposited with the Secretary General by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Luxembourg, on 28 April 1958 - Or. Fr.

In accordance with Article 25 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed in Rome on 4 November 1950, the Government of Luxembourg recognises the competence of the European Commission of Human Rights to receive petitions addressed to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe from any person, non-governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming to be the victim of a violation of the rights set forth in the said Convention and in the Protocol to the Convention signed in Paris on 20 March 1952.
The present Declaration is valid for a period of three years.

In accordance with Article 46 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed in Rome on 4 November 1950 [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11], the Government of Luxembourg recognises as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement, for all other Contracting Parties accepting the same obligation, the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in all matters concerning the interpretation and application of that Convention and in the Protocol to the Convention signed in Paris on 20 March 1952.
The present Declaration is valid for a period of three years.

[Note by the Secretariat : These declarations were renewed for successive periods of five years :
- by declarations transmitted by the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, registered at the Secretariat General on 24 April 1961 - Or. Fr.
- by declarations transmitted by the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, registered at the Secretariat General on 27 April 1966 – Or. Fr.
- by declarations transmitted by the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, registered at the Secretariat General on 7 May 1976 – Or. Fr.
- by declarations transmitted by the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, registered at the Secretariat General on 24 June 1981 – Or. Fr.
- by declarations transmitted by the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, registered at the Secretariat General on 16 August 1986 – Or. Fr.
- by declarations dated 16 April 1991, registered at the Secretariat General on 16 April 1991 – Or. Fr.
- by declarations registered at the Secretariat General on 3 May 1996 – Or. Fr.
- by declarations transmitted by the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 April 1996 – Or. Fr. ]
Period covered: 28/04/1958 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : Ex-25, Ex-46


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