Details of Treaty No.214
|Title||Protocol No. 16 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms|
|Opening of the treaty||Strasbourg, 02/10/2013 - Treaty open for signature by the High Contracting Parties to Treaty ETS 5|
|Entry into Force||- 10 Ratifications.|
Protocol No. 16 allows the highest courts and tribunals of a High Contracting Party, as specified by the latter, to request the European Court of Human Rights to give advisory opinions on questions of principle relating to the interpretation or application of the rights and freedoms defined in the Convention or the protocols thereto.
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