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Strasbourg, 21 August 2012
 

GT-GDR-A(2012)OJ002
 
 

STEERING COMMITTEE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
(CDDH)

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DRAFTING GROUP ‘A’ ON THE REFORM OF THE COURT
(GT-GDR-A)

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2nd Meeting

Strasbourg

Wednesday 5 September (9.30 a.m.) – Friday 7 September 2012

(close of meeting: 1.00 p.m.)

Agora, Meeting Room G04

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DRAFT ANNOTATED AGENDA

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Item 1: Opening of the meeting, adoption of the agenda and order of business

General background documents

- Draft annotated agenda

GT-GDR-A(2012)OJ002

- Report of the 1st meeting of the DH-GDR (17-20 January 2012)

DH-GDR(2012)R1

- Report of the 1st meeting of the GT-GDR-A (14-16 March 2012)

GT-GDR-A(2012)R1

- Report of the 75th meeting of the CDDH (19-22 June 2012)

CDDH(2012)R75

- Ministers’ Deputies’ Decisions on Follow-up to the 121st Session of the Committee of Ministers (Istanbul, 10-11 May 2011)

CM/Del/Dec(2011)1114/1.5

- Interlaken Declaration

CDDH(2010)001

- Izmir Declaration

CDDH(2011)010

Once the meeting is declared open by the Chairperson, the Group is invited to adopt the agenda and order of business.

Item 2: National reports on measures taken to implement relevant parts of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations

Working document

- Preliminary draft CDDH report on measures taken by the member States to implement relevant parts of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations

GT-GDR-A(2012)062

Background documents

- Compilation of responses to Question I of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)003 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question II of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)004 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 1 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)005 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 2 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)006 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 3 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)007 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 4 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)008 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 5 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)009 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 6 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)010 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 7 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)011 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 8 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)012 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 9 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)013 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question III, Action Plan element 10 of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)014 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question IV of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)015 REV.

- Compilation of responses to Question V of the questionnaire on implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations (revised)

GT-GDR-A(2012)016 REV.

- National Report of Turkey on the implementation of the Interlaken Declaration

GT-GDR-A(2012)017

- National Report of Greece on the implementation of the Interlaken Declaration

GT-GDR-A(2012)018

The Group is invited to examine and adopt the preliminary draft CDDH report, prepared in accordance with the working methods adopted at the 1st meeting that were subsequently confirmed by the CDDH at its 75th meeting, with particular attention to the parts dealing with the following issues:

- increasing the awareness of national authorities of Convention standards and ensuring their application (Interlaken Declaration Action Plan element 1),1 to be presented by the rapporteur Ms Irina CAMBREA (Romania);
- the execution of Court judgments, including pilot judgments (Interlaken Declaration Action Plan elements 2 and 9 respectively),2 to be presented by the rapporteur Ms Isık BATMAZ (Turkey);
- taking into account the Court’s developing case-law, including judgments against other States (Interlaken Declaration Action Plan element 3),3 to be presented by the rapporteur Ms Brigitte OHMS (Austria);
- ensuring the availability of effective domestic remedies (Interlaken Declaration Action Plan element 4),4 to be presented by the rapporteur Mr Jakub WOLASIEWICZ (Poland).

The adopted text will be further examined at the plenary DH-GDR meeting on 29-31 October 2012, before being adopted at the CDDH meeting on 27-30 November 2012, for presentation to the Committee of Ministers thereafter.

Item 3: Evaluation of the effects of Protocol No. 14

Working document

- Preliminary draft CDDH report contributing to the evaluation of the effects of Protocol No. 14 and the implementation of the Interlaken and Izmir Declarations on the Court’s situation (prepared by the Secretariat)

GT-GDR-A(2012)063

Background documents

- Protocol No. 14 to the European Convention on Human Rights & Explanatory Report

CETS No. 194 + Explanatory Report

- CDDH Report on increasing the Court’s capacity to process applications

CDDH(2012)R74 Addendum I Appendix IV Section 1

- Analysis of statistics 2011 (published by the Court)

 

- Preliminary Opinion of the Court in preparation for the Brighton Conference

#3841140 v.2

- Information on cases pending before the Court (Note prepared by the Registry)

DH-GDR(2012)005

- Additional information on pending cases (prepared by the Registry)

DH-GDR(2012)005 Addendum

- Information given by the Registry to the DH-GDR on the implementation and effects of Protocol No. 14

GT-GDR-A(2012)002

- Interventions of the President and the Registrar of the Court to the Committee of Ministers’ Liaison Committee with the Court (CL-CEDH) (in original language only)

DD(2010)474

- Discours du Président de la Cour devant le CL-CEDH (in French only)

DD(2011)885

- Speech of the Registrar of the Court to the CL-CEDH

DD(2011)886

- “The new admissibility criterion under Article 35(3)(b) of the Convention: case-law principles two years on” (note prepared by the Court’s Jurisconsult)

#3965480-v1

- “Relevé des observations définitives sur la Cour européenne des droits de l’homme” (report of the Cour des Comptes on the Court, French only)

 

- Summary of the report of the Cour des Comptes (prepared by the Secretariat)

GT-GDR-A(2012)064

The Group is invited to examine and adopt the preliminary draft CDDH report, prepared in accordance with the working methods adopted at the 1st meeting that were subsequently confirmed by the CDDH at its 75th meeting.

Item 4: Other business

Item 5: Adoption of the conclusions and meeting report

Working document

- Draft report of the 2nd meeting of the GT-GDR-A (5-7 September 2012)

GT-GDR-A(2012)R2

The Group is invited to adopt the final decisions of the meeting.

1 See document GT-GDR-A(2012)005 REV.

2 See documents GT-GDR-A(2012)006 REV & 013 REV, respectively

3 See document GT-GDR-A(2012)007 REV.

4 See document GT-GDR-A(2012)008 REV.