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  • The ratification of international Human Rights treaties
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Reporting status for Canada
 TreatySignature DateRatification Date, Accession(a), Succession(d) Date
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CAT - Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

CATConvention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment23 Aug 198524 Jun 198724 Jul 1987  24 Jun 1987
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandVII52 (2014)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
List of issues prior to reporting (LoIPR)CAT/C/CAN/PQR/7 15 May 2014  View document E           CAT_C_CAN_PQR_7_17320_E.doc     CANCAT/C/CAN/PQR/7  25True
State party report under LoIPR 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM                     CANINT/CAT/INR/CAN/5841  45False
ExpandVI48 (2012)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/CAN/623 Jul 200820 Oct 201022 Jun 2011 View document       E S         CANCAT/C/CAN/6  29True
List of issuesCAT/C/CAN/Q/6  04 Jan 2012 View document       E S         CANCAT/C/CAN/Q/6  18True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsAmnesty International    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8240_E.docx     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8240  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsAmnesty International    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8244_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8244  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsCanadian Centre for International Justice    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8252_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8252  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsCanadian Centre for Victims of Torture    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8250_E.doc     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8250  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsCanadian Civil Liberties Association     View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8251_E.docx     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8251  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsCanadian Federation of University Women (CFUW)     View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8243_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8243  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsGlocal Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8239_E.docx     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8239  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsInternational Civil Liberties Monitoring Group (ICLMG)    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8245_E.doc     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8245  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsInternational Disability Alliance (IDA)    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8249_E.doc     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8249  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsLawyers against the War    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8248_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8248  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsLawyers’ Rights Watch Canada and The International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group     View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8246_E.doc     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8246  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsThe Center for Constitutional Rights and the Canadian Centre for International Justice     View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8241_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8241  14True
Info from NHRIsThe Canadian Human Rights Commission     View document EF          INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8242_E.docINT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8242_F.doc    CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8242  12True
Info from other stakeholdersSubmission by John McNamer    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_CAN_48_8247_E.doc     CANINT/CAT/NGO/CAN/48/8247  86True
Statement     View document EF          INT_CAT_STA_CAN_48_11007_E.pdfINT_CAT_STA_CAN_48_11007_F.pdf    CANINT/CAT/STA/CAN/48/11007  109True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CAT_LOP_CAN_48_10393_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/LOP/CAN/48/10393  107True
Concluding observationsCAT/C/CAN/CO/6  25 Jun 2012 View document       E SACR      CANCAT/C/CAN/CO/6  5True
Follow-up issuesConcluding observations CAT/C/CAN/CO/6, paras. 12, 13, 16 & 17 01 Jun 2012  View document E           INT_CAT_FUI_CAN_12367_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/FUI/CAN/12367  117True
Follow-up State party's reportCAT/C/CAN/CO/6/Add.101 Jun 201320 Aug 201316 Oct 2013 View document E           CAT_C_CAN_CO_6_Add-1_13101_E.docxCAT_C_CAN_CO_6_Add-1_13101_F.docx    CANCAT/C/CAN/CO/6/Add.1  46True
Follow-up Information from other sources Amnesty International 08 May 2013  View document E           INT_CAT_NGS_CAN_12916_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/NGS/CAN/12916  115True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.1076  23 May 2012 View document       E    R      CANCAT/C/SR.1076  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.1079  31 May 2012 View document       E           CANCAT/C/SR.1079  31True
ExpandV34 (2005)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/81/Add.323 Jul 200411 Oct 200404 Dec 2004 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/81/Add.3  29True
List of issuesCAT/C/33/L/CAN 11 Feb 200511 Feb 2005 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/33/L/CAN  18True
Concluding observationsCAT/C/CR/34/CAN 07 Jul 200507 Jul 2005 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/CR/34/CAN  5True
Follow-up issuesConcluding observations CAT/C/CR/34/CAN, para. 5 (d), (e) and (g) 21 May 2005  View document                   CANINT/CAT/FUI/CAN/14162http://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/treatybodyexternal/Download.aspx?symbolno=CAT%2fC%2fCR%2f34%2fCAN&Lang=en 117True
Follow-up State party's reportCAT/C/CAN/CO/5/Add.121 May 200607 Jun 2006  View document E           CAT_C_CAN_CO_5_Add-1_99_E.pdf     CANCAT/C/CAN/CO/5/Add.1  46True
Follow-up letter sent to the State partyRequest for further clarifications 29 Apr 2009  View document E           INT_CAT_FUF_CAN_11770_E.pdf     CANINT/CAT/FUF/CAN/11770  114True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.646                      CANCAT/C/SR.646  31False
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.658                      CANCAT/C/SR.658  31False
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.643 13 May 200513 May 2005 View document            R      CANCAT/C/SR.643  31True
ExpandIV34 (2005)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/55/Add.823 Jul 200030 Aug 200209 Jan 2004 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/55/Add.8  29True
List of issuesCAT/C/33/L/CAN 11 Feb 200511 Feb 2005 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/33/L/CAN  18True
Concluding observationsCAT/C/CR/34/CAN 07 Jul 200507 Jul 2005 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/CR/34/CAN  5True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.646                      CANCAT/C/SR.646  31False
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.658                      CANCAT/C/SR.658  31False
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.643 13 May 200513 May 2005 View document            R      CANCAT/C/SR.643  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.646/Add.1  13 May 2005 View document       E    R      CANCAT/C/SR.646/Add.1  31True
ExpandIII25 (2000)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/34/Add.1323 Jul 199619 Oct 199931 May 2000 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/34/Add.13  29True
Concluding observationsA/56/44 paras. 54-59 22 Nov 200001 Jan 2001 View document       E           CANA/56/44  5True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.449 30 Nov 200030 Nov 2000 View document            R      CANCAT/C/SR.449  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.453 04 Dec 200004 Dec 2000 View document            R      CANCAT/C/SR.453  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.446 22 Nov 200022 Nov 2000 View document       E    R      CANCAT/C/SR.446  31True
ExpandII10 (1993)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/17/Add.523 Jul 199211 Sep 199215 Oct 1992 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/17/Add.5  29True
Concluding observationsA/48/44(SUPP) paras. 284-310 26 Jun 199301 Jan 1993 View document       E SA        CANA/48/44(SUPP)  5True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.140 25 Nov 199327 Apr 1993 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/SR.140  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.139 24 Nov 199320 Jul 1993 View document       E S  R      CANCAT/C/SR.139  31True
ExpandI3 (1989)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/5/Add.1523 Jul 198816 Jan 1989                    CANCAT/C/5/Add.15  29False
Concluding observationsA/45/44 paras. 218-250                      CANA/45/44  5False
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.32                      CANCAT/C/SR.32  31False
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.33                      CANCAT/C/SR.33  31False
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CCPR - International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

CCPRInternational Covenant on Civil and Political Rights 19 May 1976 (a)19 Aug 197619 May 1976  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandVI114 (2015)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCCPR/C/CAN/631 Oct 201009 Apr 201327 Oct 2013 View document       E S         CANCCPR/C/CAN/6  29True
List of issuesCCPR/C/CAN/Q/6 31 Oct 201420 Nov 2014 View document       E S   CCPR_C_CAN_Q_6_18780_E.doc     CANCCPR/C/CAN/Q/6  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCCPR/C/CAN/Q/6/Add.1    View document       E     CCPR_C_CAN_Q_6_Add-1_20745_E.docCCPR_C_CAN_Q_6_Add-1_20745_F.doc    CANCCPR/C/CAN/Q/6/Add.1  22True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) INTERNATIONAL CIVIL LIBERTIES MONITORING (ICLMG) 02 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20685_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20685  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Aboriginal Title Alliances 05 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20750_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20750  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) African Canadian Legal Clinic’s  12 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20858_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20858  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Amnesty International    View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20749_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20749  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Amnesty International - Executive summary 04 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20746_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20746  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) CANADA WITHOUT POVERTY/CANADA SANS PAUVRETÉ 05 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20755_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20755  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) 09 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20832_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20832  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Canadian Federation of University Women 03 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20684_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20684  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) END IMMIGRATION DETENTION NETWORK 10 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20829_E.odt     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20829  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) END IMMIGRATION DETENTION NETWORK - I 09 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20831_E.docx     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20831  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) FAFIA's submission on other issues regarding the fulfillment of women's civil and political rights in Canada 09 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20770_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20770  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Franciscans International  08 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20756_E.doc     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20756  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Franciscans International, Franciscans of Western Canada & Ordo Franciscanus Saecularis Canada Sisters of Mercy (NGO), Mercy International Association: Global Action Blue Planet Project of the Council of Canadians UNANIMA International Sisters of Charity Federation International Presentation Association of the Sisters of Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Congregation of the Mission NGO Mining Working Group     View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20763_E.doc     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20763  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights     View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_19949_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/19949  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Human Rights Watch    View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_21018_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/21018  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) ILGA North America 05 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20751_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20751  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group (ICLMG) 28 May 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20654_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20654  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) International Fellowship Of Reconciliation (IFOR) 05 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20747_E.doc     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20747  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) International Human Rights Program  03 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20682_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20682  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint - ESCR-Net, the Social Rights Advocacy Centre and the Charter Committee on Poverty Issues 05 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20753_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20753  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Joint Submission by FAFIA and the Native Women's Association of Canada on murders and disappearances of Aboriginal women and girls. 08 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20769_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20769  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) KAIROS Shadow Report  29 Apr 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20653_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20653  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) la Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse du Québec 05 Jun 2015  View document EF          INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20716_E.pdfINT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20716_F.pdf    CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20716  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Ligue des droits et libertés du Québec     View document EF          INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20680_E.pdfINT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20680_F.pdf    CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20680  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Special Supplement on Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women in British Columbia  06 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20758_E.doc     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20758  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Statement - Lil’wat 19 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20905_E.docx     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20905  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) The BC CEDAW Group 06 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_CSS_CAN_20759_E.rtf     CANINT/CCPR/CSS/CAN/20759  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Aboriginal Title Alliance 07 Oct 2014  View document E           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_18394_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/18394  154True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Amnesty International 25 Jul 2014  View document E           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_17833_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/17833  154True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) FIACAT     View document  F           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_18077_F.pdf    CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/18077  154True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Franciscans International 26 Jul 2014  View document E           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_17827_E.doc     CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/17827  154True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights    View document E           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_17356_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/17356  154True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children 24 Jul 2014  View document E           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_17731_E.docx     CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/17731  154True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) International Fellowship Of Reconciliation (IFOR) 28 Jul 2014  View document E           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_17829_E.doc     CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/17829  154True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for LOIs) Privacy International 25 Jul 2014  View document E           INT_CCPR_ICO_CAN_17834_E.docx     CANINT/CCPR/ICO/CAN/17834  154True
Info from NHRIs (for the session) Canadian Human Rights Commission 18 Jun 2015  View document  F           INT_CCPR_NHS_CAN_20906_F.DOC    CANINT/CCPR/NHS/CAN/20906  159True
Info from NHRIs (for the session) the Canadian Human Rights Commission  04 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_NHS_CAN_20715_E.doc     CANINT/CCPR/NHS/CAN/20715  159True
List of delegation/participants  23 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_LOP_CAN_20972_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/LOP/CAN/20972  107True
List of delegation/participants  25 Jun 2015  View document E           INT_CCPR_LOP_CAN_20977_E.pdf     CANINT/CCPR/LOP/CAN/20977  107True
Concluding observationsCCPR/C/CAN/CO/6 23 Jul 2015  View document E           CCPR_C_CAN_CO_6_21189_E.docx     CANCCPR/C/CAN/CO/6  5True
ExpandVI112 (2014)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload