Chart of signatures and ratifications of Treaty 126

European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
Status as of 08/02/2016
Title European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
Reference CETS No.126
Opening of the treaty Strasbourg, 26/11/1987  - Treaty open for signature by the member States and for accession by non-member States
Entry into Force 01/02/1989  - 7 Ratifications.

State who signed State who ratified State who neither signed nor ratified State who suspended State who denounced

Members of Council of Europe

  Signature Ratification Entry into Force Notes R. D. A. T. C. O.
Albania 02/10/1996 02/10/1996 01/02/1997              
Andorra 10/09/1996 06/01/1997 01/05/1997              
Armenia 11/05/2001 18/06/2002 01/10/2002              
Austria 26/11/1987 06/01/1989 01/05/1989              
Azerbaijan 21/12/2001 15/04/2002 01/08/2002     D.        
Belgium 26/11/1987 23/07/1991 01/11/1991              
Bosnia and Herzegovina 12/07/2002 12/07/2002 01/11/2002              
Bulgaria 30/09/1993 03/05/1994 01/09/1994              
Croatia 06/11/1996 11/10/1997 01/02/1998              
Cyprus 26/11/1987 03/04/1989 01/08/1989              
Czech Republic 23/12/1992 07/09/1995 01/01/1996 3            
Denmark 26/11/1987 02/05/1989 01/09/1989              
Estonia 28/06/1996 06/11/1996 01/03/1997              
Finland 16/11/1989 20/12/1990 01/04/1991              
France 26/11/1987 09/01/1989 01/05/1989              
Georgia 16/02/2000 20/06/2000 01/10/2000     D.        
Germany 26/11/1987 21/02/1990 01/06/1990         T.    
Greece 26/11/1987 02/08/1991 01/12/1991              
Hungary 09/02/1993 04/11/1993 01/03/1994              
Iceland 26/11/1987 19/06/1990 01/10/1990              
Ireland 14/03/1988 14/03/1988 01/02/1989              
Italy 26/11/1987 29/12/1988 01/04/1989     D.        
Latvia 11/09/1997 10/02/1998 01/06/1998              
Liechtenstein 26/11/1987 12/09/1991 01/01/1992              
Lithuania 14/09/1995 26/11/1998 01/03/1999              
Luxembourg 26/11/1987 06/09/1988 01/02/1989              
Malta 26/11/1987 07/03/1988 01/02/1989              
Moldova 02/05/1996 02/10/1997 01/02/1998              
Monaco 30/11/2005 30/11/2005 01/03/2006              
Montenegro 03/03/2004 03/03/2004 06/06/2006 56            
Netherlands 26/11/1987 12/10/1988 01/02/1989         T.    
Norway 26/11/1987 21/04/1989 01/08/1989              
Poland 11/07/1994 10/10/1994 01/02/1995              
Portugal 26/11/1987 29/03/1990 01/07/1990              
Romania 04/11/1993 04/10/1994 01/02/1995              
Russia 28/02/1996 05/05/1998 01/09/1998              
San Marino 16/11/1989 31/01/1990 01/05/1990              
Serbia 03/03/2004 03/03/2004 01/07/2004 56            
Slovakia 23/12/1992 11/05/1994 01/09/1994 3            
Slovenia 04/11/1993 02/02/1994 01/06/1994              
Spain 26/11/1987 02/05/1989 01/09/1989              
Sweden 26/11/1987 21/06/1988 01/02/1989              
Switzerland 26/11/1987 07/10/1988 01/02/1989              
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 14/06/1996 06/06/1997 01/10/1997              
Turkey 11/01/1988 26/02/1988 01/02/1989              
Ukraine 02/05/1996 05/05/1997 01/09/1997              
United Kingdom 26/11/1987 24/06/1988 01/02/1989         T.    

Total number of signatures not followed by ratifications 0
Total number of ratifications/accessions 47

Notes

  • (3) Date of signature by the Czech and Slovak Federal Republic.
  • (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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