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 20/08/2019

Denmark

Declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark deposited with the instrument of ratification on 30 September 1964 - Or. Fr.

On behalf of the Government of His Majesty the King of Denmark, with reference to the declarations from the Danish Government on 26 March 1962, in accordance with Articles 25 and 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], I declare that the Government of the Kingdom of Denmark recognises, for the period ending on 6 April 1967:

- the competence of the European Commission of Human Rights to receive petitions submitted to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe by any person, non governmental organisation or group of individuals claiming to be the victim of a violation by one of the High Contracting Parties of the rights set forth in Articles 1 to 4 of Protocol No. 4 to the said Convention.
- as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement, vis-à-vis all other High Contracting Parties to the Protocol, that is to say 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 said Convention.

[Note by the Secretariat : This declaration was renewed for successive periods of three and five years :
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 31 March 1967, registered at the Secretariat General on 12 April 1967 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 18 November 1968, registered at the Secretariat General on 25 November 1968 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 7 April 1972, registered at the Secretariat General on 14 April 1972 - Or. Fr.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 5 April 1977, registered at the Secretariat General on 18 April 1977 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Permanent Representation of Denmark, dated 22 March 1982, registered at the Secretariat General on 29 March 1982 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Permanent Representation of Denmark, dated 18 February 1987, registered at the Secretariat General on 23 February 1987 - Or. Engl.
- by a letter from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 13 February 1992, registered at the Secretariat General on 17 March 1992 - Or. Engl.
and renewed for an indefinite period from 5 April 1997 by a declaration from the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark, dated 17 March 1997, registered at the Secretariat General on 25 March 1997 - Or. Engl.]
Period covered: 02/05/1968 - 31/10/1998
Articles concerned : 6


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