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Reporting status for Saudi Arabia
 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 Punishment 23 Sep 1997 (a)23 Oct 199723 Sep 1997  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
List of issues prior to reporting (LoIPR)CAT/C/SAU/Q/2  02 Jul 2009 View document       E SA R      SAUCAT/C/SAU/Q/2  25True
State party report under LoIPR                       SAUINT/CAT/C/SAU/294  45False
ExpandI28 (2002)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/42/Add.222 Oct 199827 Feb 200120 Sep 2001 View document       E SA R      SAUCAT/C/42/Add.2  29True
Concluding observationsCAT/C/CR/28/5 12 Jun 200212 Jun 2002 View document       E S  R      SAUCAT/C/CR/28/5  5True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.524                      SAUCAT/C/SR.524  31False
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.516 14 Oct 200214 Oct 2002 View document            R      SAUCAT/C/SR.516  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.519 17 May 200217 May 2002 View document       E           SAUCAT/C/SR.519  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.521 21 May 200221 May 2002 View document       E    R      SAUCAT/C/SR.521  31True
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CEDAW - Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CEDAWConvention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women07 Sep 200007 Sep 200007 Oct 2000  07 Sep 2000
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 06 Oct 2013                     SAUINT/CEDAW/INR/SAU/6006  29False
ExpandI-II40 (2008)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCEDAW/C/SAU/207 Oct 200129 Mar 200729 Mar 2007 View document       E SACR      SAUCEDAW/C/SAU/2  29True
List of issuesCEDAW/C/SAU/Q/2  17 Aug 2007 View document       E SACR      SAUCEDAW/C/SAU/Q/2  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCEDAW/C/SAU/Q/2/Add.1                      SAUCEDAW/C/SAU/Q/2/Add.1  22False
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsGlobal Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children     View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_SAU_40_10012_E.pdf     SAUINT/CEDAW/NGO/SAU/40/10012  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSaudi Women for Reform    View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_SAU_40_10011_E.pdf     SAUINT/CEDAW/NGO/SAU/40/10011  14True
Info from UN AgenciesCEDAW/C/2008/I/3/ADD.3  01 Nov 2007 View document       E SACR      SAUCEDAW/C/2008/I/3/ADD.3  24True
Info from UN AgenciesCEDAW/C/2008/I/3  11 Sep 2007 View document       E SACR      SAUCEDAW/C/2008/I/3  24True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CEDAW_LOP_SAU_40_10580_E.pdf     SAUINT/CEDAW/LOP/SAU/40/10580  107True
Concluding observationsCEDAW/C/SAU/CO/2  08 Apr 2008 View document       E SACR      SAUCEDAW/C/SAU/CO/2  5True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.815  15 Feb 2008 View document       E SACR      SAUCEDAW/C/SR.815  31True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.816  27 Feb 2008 View document       E SACR      SAUCEDAW/C/SR.816  31True
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CERD - International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

CERDInternational Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination 23 Sep 1997 (a)23 Oct 199723 Sep 1997  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 23 Oct 2006                     SAUINT/CERD/INR/SAU/6563  29False
ExpandIII62 (2003)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/439/Add.123 Oct 200214 Feb 2003                    SAUCERD/C/439/Add.1  29False
Concluding observationsCERD/C/62/CO/8 02 Jun 200302 Jun 2003 View document       E S  R      SAUCERD/C/62/CO/8  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1559 26 Mar 200326 Mar 2003 View document            R      SAUCERD/C/SR.1559  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1558 10 Mar 200321 Mar 2003 View document       E    R      SAUCERD/C/SR.1558  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1580 31 Mar 200331 Mar 2003 View document       E    R      SAUCERD/C/SR.1580  31True
ExpandI-II62 (2003)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/370/Add.123 Oct 199820 Aug 200120 Sep 2001 View document       E SA R      SAUCERD/C/370/Add.1  29True
CorrigendumCERD/C/370/Add.1/Corr.1  31 May 2002 View document       E  A        SAUCERD/C/370/Add.1/Corr.1  39True
Concluding observationsCERD/C/62/CO/8 02 Jun 200302 Jun 2003 View document       E S  R      SAUCERD/C/62/CO/8  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1559 26 Mar 200326 Mar 2003 View document            R      SAUCERD/C/SR.1559  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1558 10 Mar 200321 Mar 2003 View document       E    R      SAUCERD/C/SR.1558  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1580 31 Mar 200331 Mar 2003 View document       E    R      SAUCERD/C/SR.1580  31True
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CRC - Convention on the Rights of the Child

CRCConvention on the Rights of the Child 26 Jan 1996 (a)25 Feb 199626 Jan 1996  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/SAU/3-424 Aug 201120 Feb 2014  View document    A           CRC_C_SAU_3-4_6721_A.docx  SAUCRC/C/SAU/3-4  29True
Annex to State party reportAppendix and Tables Saudi Arabia 3-4 20 Feb 2014  View document    A           INT_CRC_ADR_SAU_16549_A.docx  SAUINT/CRC/ADR/SAU/16549  151True
ExpandII41 (2006)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/136/Add.124 Feb 200312 Nov 200321 Apr 2005 View document       E SA        SAUCRC/C/136/Add.1  29True
List of issuesCRC/C/SAU/Q/2                      SAUCRC/C/SAU/Q/2  18False
List of issuesCRC/C/Q/SAU/2    View document       E S         SAUCRC/C/Q/SAU/2  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCRC/C/SAU/Q/2/Add.1                      SAUCRC/C/SAU/Q/2/Add.1  22False
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CRC_LOP_SAU_41_10845_E.pdf     SAUINT/CRC/LOP/SAU/41/10845  107True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/SAU/CO/2 17 Mar 200617 Mar 2006 View document       E S         SAUCRC/C/SAU/CO/2  5True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.1112 30 Jan 200630 Jan 2006 View document       E S         SAUCRC/C/SR.1112  31True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.1114 30 Jan 200630 Jan 2006 View document       E S         SAUCRC/C/SR.1114  31True
ExpandI26 (2001)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/61/Add.224 Feb 199815 Oct 199829 Mar 2000 View document       E  A        SAUCRC/C/61/Add.2  29True
List of issuesCRC/C/Q/SAR/1    View document       E           SAUCRC/C/Q/SAR/1  18True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/15/Add.148 22 Feb 200121 Feb 2001 View document       E S         SAUCRC/C/15/Add.148  5True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.687 01 Feb 200201 Feb 2001 View document       E           SAUCRC/C/SR.687  31True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.688 24 Jan 200124 Jan 2001 View document       E           SAUCRC/C/SR.688  31True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.697 12 Jun 200112 Jun 2001 View document       E           SAUCRC/C/SR.697  31True
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CRC-OP-AC - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict

CRC-OP-ACOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict 10 Jun 2011 (a)10 Jul 201110 Jun 2011  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 10 Jul 2013                     SAUINT/CRC-OP-AC/INR/SAU/6795  29False
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CRC-OP-SC - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography

CRC-OP-SCOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography 18 Aug 2010 (a)18 Sep 201018 Aug 2010  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 18 Sep 2012                     SAUINT/CRC-OP-SC/INR/SAU/6869  29False
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CRPD - Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

CRPDConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 24 Jun 2008 (a)24 Jul 200824 Jun 2008  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 24 Jul 2010                     SAUINT/CRPD/INR/SAU/7012  29False


Acceptance of individual complaints procedures for Saudi Arabia
 TreatySignature DateRatification Date, Accession(a), Succession(d) DateDate of acceptance/non acceptance
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CRPD-OP - Optional protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

CRPD-OPOptional protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 24 Jun 2008 (a)24 Jul 200824 Jun 2008  
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
N/A


Acceptance of the inquiry procedure for Saudi Arabia
 TreatyAcceptance of inquiry procedureDate of acceptance/non acceptance
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CAT, Art.20 - Inquiry procedure under the Convention against Torture

CAT, Art.20Inquiry procedure under the Convention against TortureNO23 Sep 1997
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
N/A
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CRPD-OP, Art.6-7 - Inquiry procedure under the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

CRPD-OP, Art.6-7Inquiry procedure under the Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesYES24 Jun 2008
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
N/A





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