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Reporting status for Bahamas
 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 Punishment16 Dec 200831 May 201830 Jun 2018  31 May 2018
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 01 Jul 2019                     BHSINT/CAT/INR/BHS/8696  29False
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CAT-OP - Optional Protocol of the Convention against Torture

CAT-OPOptional Protocol of the Convention against Torture     
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
 N/A
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CCPR - International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

CCPRInternational Covenant on Civil and Political Rights04 Dec 200823 Dec 200823 Mar 2009  23 Dec 2008
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 23 Mar 2010                     BHSINT/CCPR/INR/BHS/6224  29False
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CCPR-OP2-DP - Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights aiming to the abolition of the death penalty

CCPR-OP2-DPSecond Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights aiming to the abolition of the death penalty     
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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CED - Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

CEDConvention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance     
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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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 Women 06 Oct 1993 (a)05 Nov 199306 Oct 1993  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 09 Nov 2022                     BHSINT/CEDAW/INR/BHS/8789  29False
ExpandVI71 (2018)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCEDAW/C/BHS/601 Jul 201604 Apr 201713 Apr 2017 View document E           CEDAW_C_BHS_6_5912_E.pdf     BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/6  29True
Annex to State party reportAnnexes (as received) (E only) 04 Apr 201713 Apr 2017 View document E           INT_CEDAW_ADR_BHS_27196_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/ADR/BHS/27196  151True
List of issuesCEDAW/C/BHS/Q/6 19 Mar 201819 Mar 2018 View document       E S   CEDAW_C_BHS_Q_6_29727_E.docx     BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/Q/6  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCEDAW/C/BHS/Q/6/Add.1 04 Jul 201809 Jul 2018 View document       E S   CEDAW_C_BHS_Q_6_Add-1_29728_E.pdf     BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/Q/6/Add.1  22True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsGlobal Campaign for Equal Nationality Rights, the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion and Equality Now joint submission (for PSWG) 21 Feb 201821 Feb 2018 View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_BHS_30360_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/NGO/BHS/30360  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations (for the session) Equality Bahamas 02 Oct 201802 Oct 2018 View document E           INT_CEDAW_CSS_BHS_32599_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/CSS/BHS/32599  158True
StatementIntroductory statement 25 Oct 201825 Oct 2018 View document E           INT_CEDAW_STA_BHS_32860_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/STA/BHS/32860  109True
List of delegation/participantsList of delegation 12 Oct 201812 Oct 2018 View document E           INT_CEDAW_LOP_BHS_32752_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/LOP/BHS/32752  107True
Additional Info from State partyAdditional written information provided by The Bahamas following the consideration of its sixth periodic report - Annex I (as received) (E only) 29 Oct 201829 Oct 2018 View document E           INT_CEDAW_AIS_BHS_32873_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/AIS/BHS/32873  1True
Additional Info from State partyAdditional written information provided by The Bahamas following the consideration of its sixth periodic report - Annex II (as received) (E only) 29 Oct 201829 Oct 2018 View document E           INT_CEDAW_AIS_BHS_32874_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/AIS/BHS/32874  1True
Additional Info from State partyAdditional written information provided by The Bahamas following the consideration of its sixth periodic report (as received) (E only) 29 Oct 201829 Oct 2018 View document E           INT_CEDAW_AIS_BHS_32872_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/AIS/BHS/32872  1True
Concluding observationsCEDAW/C/BHS/CO/6 12 Nov 201814 Nov 2018 View document       E SACRCEDAW_C_BHS_CO_6_29729_E.docx     BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/CO/6  5True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.1635  26 Oct 2018 View document       E           BHSCEDAW/C/SR.1635  31True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.1636  26 Oct 2018 View document       E           BHSCEDAW/C/SR.1636  31True
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCEDAW/C/BHS/506 Nov 201030 Sep 201118 Oct 2011 View document       E SACR      BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/5  29True
Statement     View document E           INT_CEDAW_STA_BHS_52_11053_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/STA/BHS/52/11053  109True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CEDAW_LOP_BHS_52_10453_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/LOP/BHS/52/10453  107True
State Party report on Follow-up to Concluding ObservationsAnnex (as received) (E only) 25 Aug 2014  View document E           CEDAW_C_BHS_CO_1-5_Add-1 - Annex_18080_E.pdf     BHSAnnex (as received) (E only)  46True
State Party report on Follow-up to Concluding ObservationsCEDAW/C/BHS/CO/1-5/Add.127 Jul 201425 Aug 201422 Aug 2014 View document       E S   CEDAW_C_BHS_CO_1-5_Add-1_15025_E.pdf     BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/CO/1-5/Add.1  46True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  20 Apr 2015  View document E           INT_CEDAW_FUL_BHS_20197_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/FUL/BHS/20197  114True
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCEDAW/C/BHS/406 Nov 200627 Jul 200901 Oct 2009 View document       E SACR      BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/4  29True
Reply to List of IssuesCEDAW/C/BHS/Q/4/ADD.1  27 Jul 2010 View document       E SACR      BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/Q/4/ADD.1  22True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_BHS_52_8143_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/NGO/BHS/52/8143  14True
Info from UN AgenciesCEDAW/C/2010/47/3/ADD.4  12 Aug 2010 View document       E SACR      BHSCEDAW/C/2010/47/3/ADD.4  24True
Statement     View document E           INT_CEDAW_STA_BHS_52_11052_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/STA/BHS/52/11052  109True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CEDAW_LOP_BHS_52_10452_E.pdf     BHSINT/CEDAW/LOP/BHS/52/10452  107True
Concluding observationsCEDAW/C/BHS/CO/1-5  07 Aug 2012 View document       E SACR      BHSCEDAW/C/BHS/CO/1-5  5True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.1057  20 Jul 2012 View document       E           BHSCEDAW/C/SR.1057  31True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.1058  20 Jul 2012 View document       E           BHSCEDAW/C/SR.1058  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 05 Aug 1975 (d)05 Aug 1975 05 Aug 1975 
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
List of issues prior to reporting (LoIPR)CERD/C/BHS/QPR/15-2111 Dec 201811 Dec 201728 Dec 2017 View document       E S   CERD_C_BHS_QPR_15-21_29705_E.pdf     BHSCERD/C/BHS/QPR/15-21  25True
State party report under LoIPR 06 Apr 2018/Initially due in 2006                     BHSINT/CERD/INR/BHS/6442 200645False
ExpandV-XIV64 (2004)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/428/Add.104 Sep 198429 Aug 200316 Sep 2003 View document       E S  R      BHSCERD/C/428/Add.1  29True
Concluding observationsCERD/C/64/CO/1  28 Apr 2004 View document       E S  R      BHSCERD/C/64/CO/1  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1621  15 Mar 2004 View document       E S  R      BHSCERD/C/SR.1621  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1620  03 Mar 2004 View document       E S  R      BHSCERD/C/SR.1620  31True
ExpandIII-IV27 (1983)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/88/Add.204 Sep 198025 Aug 198220 Oct 1982 View document       E S         BHSCERD/C/88/Add.2  29True
Concluding observationsA/38/18 paras. 217-228                      BHSA/38/18  5False
Concluding observationsA/52/18(SUPP) paras. 57-59  01 Jan 1997 View document       E SACR      BHSA/52/18(SUPP)  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.610                      BHSCERD/C/SR.610  31False
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/16/Add.304 Sep 197808 Jan 1979                    BHSCERD/C/16/Add.3  29False
Concluding observationsA/34/18 paras. 318-329                      BHSA/34/18  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.438                      BHSCERD/C/SR.438  31False
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/R.85/Add.404 Sep 197617 May 1977                    BHSCERD/C/R.85/Add.4  29False
Concluding observationsA/32/18 paras. 309-311                      BHSA/32/18  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.349                      BHSCERD/C/SR.349  31False
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CESCR - International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

CESCRInternational Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights04 Dec 200823 Dec 200822 Mar 2009  23 Dec 2008
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 30 Jun 2011                     BHSINT/CESCR/INR/BHS/6063  29False
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CMW - International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

CMWInternational Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families     
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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CRC - Convention on the Rights of the Child

CRCConvention on the Rights of the Child30 Oct 199020 Feb 199122 Mar 1991  20 Feb 1991
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 21 Mar 2008                     BHSINT/CRC/INR/BHS/6416  29False
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/8/Add.5021 Mar 199305 Jun 200328 Jan 2004 View document       E S         BHSCRC/C/8/Add.50  29True
List of issuesCRC/C/Q/BHS/1 11 Jun 2004  View document       E           BHSCRC/C/Q/BHS/1  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCRC/C/RESP/67                      BHSCRC/C/RESP/67  22False
Statement     View document E           INT_CRC_STA_BHS_38_11178_E.pdf     BHSINT/CRC/STA/BHS/38/11178  109True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CRC_LOP_BHS_38_10740_E.pdf     BHSINT/CRC/LOP/BHS/38/10740  107True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/15/Add.253 31 Mar 200531 Mar 2005 View document       E S         BHSCRC/C/15/Add.253  5True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.1013 25 Jan 200525 Jan 2005 View document       E           BHSCRC/C/SR.1013  31True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.1014 28 Jan 200528 Jan 2005 View document       E           BHSCRC/C/SR.1014  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 28 Sep 2015 (a)28 Oct 201528 Sep 2015  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 28 Oct 2017                     BHSINT/CRC-OP-AC/INR/BHS/7952  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 28 Sep 2015 (a)28 Oct 201528 Sep 2015  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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CRPD - Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

CRPDConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities24 Sep 201328 Sep 201528 Oct 2015  28 Sep 2015
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 28 Oct 2017                     BHSINT/CRPD/INR/BHS/8353  29False


Acceptance of individual complaints procedures for Bahamas
 TreatySignature DateRatification Date, Accession(a), Succession(d) DateDate of acceptance/non acceptance
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CAT, Art.22 - Individual complaints procedure under the Convention against Torture

CAT, Art.22Individual complaints procedure under the Convention against Torture      
 
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CCPR-OP1 - Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

CCPR-OP1Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights     
 
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CED, Art.31 - Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

CED, Art.31Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance      
 
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CEDAW-OP - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CEDAW-OPOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women     
 
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CERD, Art.14 - Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

CERD, Art.14Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination      
 
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CESCR-OP - Optional protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

CESCR-OPOptional protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights     
 
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CMW, Art.77 - Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

CMW, Art.77Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families      
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
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CRC-OP-IC - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child

CRC-OP-ICOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child     
 
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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     
 
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Acceptance of the inquiry procedure for Bahamas
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CAT, Art.20 - Inquiry procedure under the Convention against Torture

CAT, Art.20Inquiry procedure under the Convention against Torture- 
 
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CED, Art.33 - Inquiry procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

CED, Art.33Inquiry procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance- 
 
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CEDAW-OP, Art. 8-9 - Inquiry procedure under the Optional protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CEDAW-OP, Art. 8-9Inquiry procedure under the Optional protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women- 
 
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CESCR-OP, Art.11 - Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

CESCR-OP, Art.11Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights- 
 
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CRC-OP-IC, Art.13 - Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child

CRC-OP-IC, Art.13Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child- 
 
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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 Disabilities- 
 
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