Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.117 - Protocol No. 7 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 18/08/2019

Luxembourg

Declarations transmitted by the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, registered at the Secretariat General on 7 February 1990 – 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, for the period until 28 April 1991, 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 Protocol No. 7 to the said Convention.

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, for the period until 28 April 1991, 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 Articles 1 to 5 of Protocol No. 7 to the said Convention.

[Note by the Secretariat: These declarations were renewed for successive periods of five years:
- by declarations dated 16 April 1991, registered at the Secretariat General on 16 April 1991 – Or. Fr.
- by declarations transmitted by a letter from the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg, dated 19 April 1996, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 April 1996 – Or. Fr. ]
Period covered: 07/02/1990 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : 7


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