Inter-American Convention Against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Ammunition, Explosives, and Other Related Materials

Signed at Washington: 14 November 1997

Entered into force: 01 July 1998
 
Depositary:  General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (OAS)
State Signature Deposit Deposit Type
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 14 November 1997  
14 May 2002  
Ratification
Uruguay 14 November 1997  
20 July 2001 *
Ratification
United States of America 14 November 1997  
Trinidad and Tobago 12 May 1998  
13 February 2004  
Ratification
Suriname 14 November 1997  
4 May 2008  
Ratification
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 14 November 1997  
17 August 2012  
Ratification
Saint Lucia 3 June 1998  
30 April 2003  
Ratification
Saint Kitts and Nevis 14 November 1997  
25 May 2004  
Ratification
Peru 14 November 1997  
8 June 1999  
Ratification
Paraguay 14 November 1997  
4 April 2001  
Ratification
Panama 14 November 1997  
28 September 1999 *
Ratification
Nicaragua 14 November 1997  
9 November 1999  
Ratification
Mexico 14 November 1997  
1 June 1998  
Ratification
Jamaica 14 November 1997  
Honduras 14 November 1997  
23 November 2004  
Ratification
Haiti 14 November 1997  
20 April 2007  
Ratification
Guyana 14 November 1997  
9 June 2008  
Ratification
Guatemala 14 November 1997  
5 February 2003  
Ratification
Grenada 14 November 1997  
16 January 2002  
Ratification
El Salvador 14 November 1997  
18 March 1999  
Ratification
Ecuador 14 November 1997  
23 June 1999 *
Ratification
Dominican Republic 14 November 1997  
24 April 2009  
Ratification
Dominica 20 October 2004  
Accession
Costa Rica 14 November 1997  
26 April 2001 *
Ratification
Colombia 14 November 1997  
5 February 2003  
Ratification
Chile 14 November 1997  
23 October 2003 *
Ratification
Canada 14 November 1997  
Brazil 14 November 1997  
28 September 1999 *
Ratification
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 14 November 1997  
29 April 1999 *
Ratification
Belize 14 November 1997  
12 January 1998  
Ratification
Barbados 6 April 2001  
7 June 2004  
Ratification
Bahamas 15 April 1998  
30 July 1998  
Ratification
Argentina 14 November 1997  
9 October 2001 *
Ratification
Antigua and Barbuda 14 November 1997  
27 March 2003  
Ratification

* A note, statement, declaration, or reservation, is attached to the signature or depository action. Click on the action date to view the details.

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Number of Signatory States: 33
Number of States Parties: 31