China: Ratification of Amendment to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons

State China
Treaty Amendment to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons
Action Type Ratification
Depositary Secretary-General of the United Nations
Date 11 August 2003
Note

Upon ratification, the Government of China communicated the  following:

“In accordance with the provisions of Article 153 of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China of 1990 and Article 138 of the Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China of 1993, the Government of the People’s Republic of China decides that the Amendment to Article I of the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons which may be deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to have Indiscriminate Effects shall apply to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China.”