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Full Title

2000 Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography

Short Title / Abbreviations

2000 OPSC

CIL Subject Classification
Citations to Text 2171 UNTS 227, UN Doc. A/RES/54/263
Date of Adoption 25/05/2000
Place of Adoption New York, United States of America
Secretariat / Relevant Authority

Committee on the Rights of the Child

Depository

Secretary-General of the United Nations

Entry Into Force Status In Force
Source

United Nations Treaty Collection

Date of Entry into Force

18/01/2002

Entry into Force / Termination Provisions

“Article 14

1. The present Protocol shall enter into force three months after the deposit of the tenth instrument of ratification or accession.

2. For each State ratifying the present Protocol or acceding to it after its entry into force, the Protocol shall enter into force one month after the date of the deposit of its own instrument of ratification or accession. “

General Status 176 Parties (as of 09/10/2019)
Links to Current Status/Reservations United Nations Treaty Collection
Status
ASEAN States
Brunei Darussalam Accession 21/11/2006
Cambodia Signature 27/06/2000
Ratification 30/05/2002
Indonesia Signature 24/09/2001
Ratification 24/09/2012
Lao PDR Accession 20/09/2006
Reservation 20/09/2006
Malaysia Accession 12/04/2012
Declaration 12/04/2012
Myanmar Accession 16/01/2012
Philippines Signature 08/09/2000
Ratification 28/05/2002
Singapore
Thailand Accession 11/01/2006
Viet Nam Signature 08/09/2000
Ratification 20/12/2001
Reservation 20/12/2001
Withdrawal of reservation 26/03/2009
Related Instruments
This instrument amends/supersedes

1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child

Related Instruments

1995 Amendment to Article 43(2) of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

2000 Optional Protocol to the 1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict

2011 Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure

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