Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.046 - Protocol No. 4 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, securing certain rights and freedoms other than those already included in the Convention and in the first Protocol thereto

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 19/09/2019

Italy

Declarations contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative of Italy, dated 2 December 1982, registered at the Secretariat General on 3 December 1982 - Or. Fr.

The Italian Government, in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 2 of Article 6 of Protocol No. 4 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed in Strasbourg on 16 September 1963 [Article 6 of the Protocol since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11], declares that it recognises for the period between 1 January 1983 and 31 July 1984:

a) the competence of the European Commission of Human Rights to receive petitions presented by any person, non-governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming, as the result of an act, decision or event after the date of 1 January 1983, to be the victim of a violation of the rights set forth in Protocol No. 4 to the Convention (Article 25 of the Convention).
b) as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement, on condition of reciprocity, the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights in all matters concerning the interpretation and application of Articles 1 to 4 of Protocol No. 4 to the Convention introduced after 1 January 1983 (Article 46 of the Convention) [see Article 34 of the Convention since the entry into force of Protocol No. 11].

[Notes by the Secretariat : These declarations were renewed for successive periods of three years :
- by a letter from the Permanent Representative of Italy, dated 7 December 1984, registered at the Secretariat General on 7 December 1984 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Italy, dated 15 July 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 July 1987 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Italy, dated 5 November 1990, registered at the Secretariat General on 13 November 1990.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Italy, dated 13 December 1993, registered at the Secretariat General on 22 December 1993 - Or. Fr.
- by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Italy, dated 4 November 1996, registered at the Secretariat General on 13 December 1996 - Or. Fr.]
Period covered: 01/01/1983 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : 6


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