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Reporting status for Holy See
 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 26 Jun 2002 (a)26 Jul 200226 Jun 2002  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandII
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
List of issues prior to reporting (LoIPR)                       VATINT/CAT/LIP/VAT/17907  25False
State party's report 23 May 2018                     VATINT/CAT/INR/VAT/7415  29False
ExpandI52 (2014)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCAT/C/VAT/125 Jul 200307 Dec 201207 Mar 2013 View document       E S         VATCAT/C/VAT/1  29True
Annex to State party report     View document E           INT_CAT_ADR_VAT_16750_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/ADR/VAT/16750  151True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Catholic Voices    View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17034_E.doc     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17034  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Center for Constitutional Rights    View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17035_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17035  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Center for Constitutional Rights and Survivors Network - Additional information    View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17114_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17114  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Center for Reproductive Rights    View document E           INT_CAT_NGO_VAT_17038_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/NGO/VAT/17038  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Child Rights International Network (CRIN) - Annex    View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17113_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17113  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children     View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17030_E.docx     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17030  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) International Catholic Migration Commission    View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17037_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17037  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Solidarity Centre for Law and Justice, P.C.    View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17036_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17036  158True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) World Organization Against Torture (OMCT) and the Child Rights International Network (CRIN) - Main report    View document E           INT_CAT_CSS_VAT_17029_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/CSS/VAT/17029  158True
StatementStatement    View document E           INT_CAT_STA_VAT_17171_E.docx     VATINT/CAT/STA/VAT/17171  109True
List of delegation/participantsDelegation list - Holy See    View document E           INT_CAT_LOP_VAT_17154_E.pdf     VATINT/CAT/LOP/VAT/17154  107True
Concluding observationsCAT/C/VAT/CO/1    View document       E SACRCAT_C_VAT_CO_1_17271_E.doc     VATCAT/C/VAT/CO/1  5True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.1220  07 May 2014 View document       E           VATCAT/C/SR.1220  31True
Summary recordsCAT/C/SR.1223  19 May 2014 View document       E           VATCAT/C/SR.1223  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 Discrimination21 Nov 196601 May 196931 May 1969  01 May 1969
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandXVI-XXIII
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/VAT/16-2321 May 200016 Jun 2014  View document E           CERD_C_VAT_16-23_6498_E.doc     VATCERD/C/VAT/16-23  29True
Annex to State party report  16 Jun 2014  View document E           INT_CERD_ADR_VAT_17485_E.doc     VATINT/CERD/ADR/VAT/17485  151True
ExpandXIII-XV57 (2000)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/338/Add.1131 May 199405 Aug 199926 May 2000 View document       E S  R      VATCERD/C/338/Add.11  29True
Concluding observationsCERD/C/304/Add.89 01 May 200101 May 2001 View document       E S         VATCERD/C/304/Add.89  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1425 12 Sep 200012 Sep 2000 View document       E    R      VATCERD/C/SR.1425  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1433 22 Sep 200022 Sep 2000 View document       E    R      VATCERD/C/SR.1433  31True
ExpandXI-XII43 (1993)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/226/Add.631 May 199225 Jan 199315 Feb 1993 View document       E S  R      VATCERD/C/226/Add.6  29True
Concluding observationsA/48/18(SUPP) paras. 278-305  19 Jan 1994 View document       E SA R      VATA/48/18(SUPP)  5True
Concluding observationsA/48/18 paras. 296-305  15 Sep 1993 View document       E S CR      VATA/48/18  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.991 25 Nov 1993  View document       E  ACR      VATCERD/C/SR.991  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.992 12 Oct 1994  View document       E  ACR      VATCERD/C/SR.992  31True
ExpandX38 (1990)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/172/Add.831 May 198814 Jul 1988                    VATCERD/C/172/Add.8  29False
Concluding observationsA/45/18 paras. 206-214  01 Jan 1991 View document       E SAC       VATA/45/18  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.875                      VATCERD/C/SR.875  31False
ExpandIX34 (1987)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/149/Add.631 May 198627 May 1986                    VATCERD/C/149/Add.6  29False
Concluding observationsA/42/18 paras. 675-692  01 Jan 1987 View document       E SACR      VATA/42/18  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.793                      VATCERD/C/SR.793  31False
ExpandVIII31 (1985)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/118/Add.1131 May 198426 Jun 1984                    VATCERD/C/118/Add.11  29False
Concluding observationsA/40/18 paras. 182-191                      VATA/40/18  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.709                      VATCERD/C/SR.709  31False
ExpandVII26 (1982)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/91/Add.1731 May 198224 Jun 1982                    VATCERD/C/91/Add.17  29False
Concluding observationsA/37/18 paras. 414-419                      VATA/37/18  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.586                      VATCERD/C/SR.586  31False
ExpandV-VI23 (1981)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/66/Add.3031 May 197830 Dec 1980                    VATCERD/C/66/Add.30  29False
Concluding observationsA/36/18 paras. 294-299                      VATA/36/18  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.517                      VATCERD/C/SR.517  31False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.518                      VATCERD/C/SR.518  31False
ExpandIV15 (1977)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/R.90/Add.2431 May 197606 Aug 1976                    VATCERD/C/R.90/Add.24  29False
Concluding observationsA/32/18 paras. 210-219                      VATA/32/18  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.333                      VATCERD/C/SR.333  31False
ExpandIII11 (1975)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/R.70/Add.3331 May 197403 Jan 1975                    VATCERD/C/R.70/Add.33  29False
Concluding observationsA/10018 paras. 110-112                      VATA/10018  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.239                      VATCERD/C/SR.239  31False
ExpandII7 (1973)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/R.30/Add.4131 May 197226 Mar 1973                    VATCERD/C/R.30/Add.41  29False
Concluding observationsA/9018 paras. 157-161                      VATA/9018  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.133                      VATCERD/C/SR.133  31False
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/R.3/Add.2831 May 197030 Jul 1970                    VATCERD/C/R.3/Add.28  29False
Concluding observationsA/8027 paras. 29                      VATA/8027  5False
Concluding observationsA/8418 paras. 29                      VATA/8418  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.45                      VATCERD/C/SR.45  31False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.56                      VATCERD/C/SR.56  31False
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CRC - Convention on the Rights of the Child

CRCConvention on the Rights of the Child20 Apr 199020 Apr 199002 Sep 1990  20 Apr 1990
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandIII-VI
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 01 Sep 2017                     VATINT/CRC/INR/VAT/7297  29False
ExpandII65 (2014)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/VAT/201 Sep 199727 Nov 201122 Oct 2012 View document       E S     CRC_C_VAT_2_5589_S.DOC   VATCRC/C/VAT/2  29True
List of issuesCRC/C/VAT/Q/2  19 Jul 2013 View document       E S   INT_CRC_LIT_VAT_15791_E.DOCINT_CRC_LIT_VAT_15791_F.DOCINT_CRC_LIT_VAT_15791_S.DOC   VATCRC/C/VAT/Q/2  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCRC/C/VAT/Q/2/Add.1 03 Dec 201308 Jan 2014 View document       E     CRC_C_VAT_Q_2_Add-1_15897_E.doc     VATCRC/C/VAT/Q/2/Add.1  22True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsAdult Survivors Work to Protect Children and End the Culture of Clergy Sexual Abuse 12 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_15943_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/15943  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsCenter for Constitutional Rights and Survivors Network (for CRC and OPSC) 12 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_15944_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/15944  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsGlobal Initiative to End Corporal Punishment of Children  03 Jun 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_15964_E.docx     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/15964  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsMexican Coalition: CRC Report 08 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16036_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16036  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsMexican Coalition: CRC Report (Spanish) 08 Jan 2014  View document   S           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16037_S.pdf   VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16037  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsNational Secular Society: Response to written replies by Holy See concerning UNCRC - List of Issues 08 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16040_E.doc     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16040  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivor Voice: Annex 3 04 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_15921_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/15921  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivor Voice: Annex 6 07 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16033_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16033  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivor Voice: Annex 7 07 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16034_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16034  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivor Voice: Annex 8 07 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16035_E.docx     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16035  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice: Annex 1 04 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_15919_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/15919  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice: Annex 2 04 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_15920_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/15920  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice: Annex 4 06 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16031_E.docx     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16031  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice: Annex 5 07 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16032_E.docx     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16032  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice: Comments on Written Replies 07 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16030_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16030  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice: Comments on Written Replies - Coverletter 07 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_16029_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/16029  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors' Voice: Europe 21 Nov 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_NGO_VAT_15925_E.doc     VATINT/CRC/NGO/VAT/15925  14True
StatementStatement Holy See 16 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_STA_VAT_16091_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/STA/VAT/16091  109True
StatementStatement Holy See  16 Jan 2014 View document E           INT_CRC_STA_VAT_16317_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/STA/VAT/16317  109True
List of delegation/participantsDelegation Holy See  16 Jan 2014 View document E           INT_CRC_LOP_VAT_16318_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/LOP/VAT/16318  107True
List of delegation/participantsList of Delegation Holy See 15 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_LOP_VAT_16089_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/LOP/VAT/16089  107True
Additional Info from State partyWritten replies Holy See CRC Annexes I-IV 03 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC_AIS_VAT_15898_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/AIS/VAT/15898  1True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/VAT/CO/2  24 Feb 2014 View document       E SAC CRC_C_VAT_CO_2_16302_E.pdf     VATCRC/C/VAT/CO/2  5True
Comments to concluding observations Comments to Concluding Observations Holy See 29 Sep 2014  View document E           INT_CRC_COB_VAT_18491_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC/COB/VAT/18491  34True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.1852  20 Jan 2014 View document  F    E      CRC_C_SR-1852_21635_F.DOC    VATCRC/C/SR.1852  31True
ExpandI10 (1995)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/3/Add.2701 Sep 199202 Mar 199428 Mar 1994 View document       E S         VATCRC/C/3/Add.27  29True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/15/Add.46 27 Nov 199527 Nov 1995 View document       E S         VATCRC/C/15/Add.46  5True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.255 24 Nov 199524 Nov 1995 View document                   VATCRC/C/SR.255  31True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.256 17 Nov 199517 Nov 1995 View document       E           VATCRC/C/SR.256  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 conflict10 Oct 200024 Oct 200112 Jan 2002  24 Oct 2001
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandI65 (2014)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/OPAC/VAT/124 Nov 200317 May 201022 Oct 2012 View document       E S         VATCRC/C/OPAC/VAT/1  29True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/OPAC/VAT/CO/1  24 Feb 2014 View document       E SACRCRC_C_OPAC_VAT_CO_1_16311_E.pdf     VATCRC/C/OPAC/VAT/CO/1  5True
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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 pornography10 Oct 200024 Oct 200118 Jan 2002  24 Oct 2001
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandI65 (2014)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/OPSC/VAT/124 Nov 200314 May 201029 Oct 2012 View document       E S     CRC_C_OPSC_VAT_1_3365_S.DOC   VATCRC/C/OPSC/VAT/1  29True
List of issuesCRC/C/OPSC/VAT/Q/1  13 Jul 2013 View document EFS         INT_CRC-OP-SC_LIT_VAT_15790_E.DOCINT_CRC-OP-SC_LIT_VAT_15790_F.DOCINT_CRC-OP-SC_LIT_VAT_15790_S.DOC   VATCRC/C/OPSC/VAT/Q/1  18True
Reply to List of IssuesWritten Replies - OPSC Holy See 30 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_RLI_VAT_16024_E.docx     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/RLI/VAT/16024  22True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsNational Secular Society: Response to written replies by Holy See to CRC on OPSC 08 Jan 2014  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_16042_E.doc     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/16042  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsReporte pederasta clerical contra menores: Rep├║blica Dominicana (actualizado Diciembre 2013) 20 Dec 2013  View document   S           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_16045_S.pdf   VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/16045  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice Europe: Attachment (2) McKiernan 23 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_16000_E.docx     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/16000  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice Europe: Attachment McVinney 23 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_15999_E.docx     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/15999  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice Europe: Document 18.12.13. 23 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_15996_E.doc     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/15996  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice Europe: Mulivihill Statement 23 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_16001_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/16001  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice Europe: Mulvihill Letters 23 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_16002_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/16002  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice Europe: UN transcript 23 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_15998_E.docx     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/15998  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvivors Voice Europe:: Uncover letter  23 Dec 2013  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_NGO_VAT_15997_E.docx     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/NGO/VAT/15997  14True
Additional Info from State partyAttachment to Holy See OPSC Report 30 Dec 2013  View document                   VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/AIS/VAT/16025  1True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/OPSC/VAT/CO/1  24 Feb 2014 View document       E SACRCRC_C_OPSC_VAT_CO_1_16307_E.pdf     VATCRC/C/OPSC/VAT/CO/1  5True
Comments to concluding observations Comments to Concluding Observations Holy See OPSC 29 Sep 2014  View document E           INT_CRC-OP-SC_COB_VAT_18492_E.pdf     VATINT/CRC-OP-SC/COB/VAT/18492  34True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.1853  25 Jan 2014 View document       E     CRC_C_SR-1853_21634_E.doc     VATCRC/C/SR.1853  31True


Acceptance of the inquiry procedure for Holy See
 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 TortureYES26 Jun 2002
 
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