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 Working Group on Amendments

 

 
 
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​ ​​I. Establishment of the Working Group on Amendments

​  ICC-ASP/8/Res.6, para. 4  - English | Español | Français | عربي 
 

II. Terms of Refer​ence ​ ​ ​

​ICC-ASP/11/Res.8, annex II - E​nglish | Españ​​ol | Français | عربي
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III. 2021 Mandate  ​ ​ ​

ICC-ASP/19/Res.6, annex I, para. 18 - English | Español | Français | عربي​
 

IV. Relevant resolutions  ​ ​ ​

2011, ICC-ASP/10/Res.1   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2012, ICC-ASP/11/Res.2   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2013, ICC-ASP/12/Res.7   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2015, ICC-ASP/14/Res.2   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2016, ICC-ASP/15/Res.4   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2017, ICC-ASP/16/Res.4   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2018, ICC-ASP/17/Res.2   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2019, ICC-ASP/18/Res.5   - English | Español | Français | عربي

 

V. Reports​ ​of the Working Group on Amendments  ​

2011, ICC-ASP/10/32   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2012, ICC-ASP/11/36   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2013, ICC-ASP/12/44   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2014, ICC-ASP/13/31   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2015, ICC-ASP/14/34   - Engli​sh | Español | Fra​nçais​ | عربي
2016, ICC-ASP/15/24   - Engli​sh | Español | Fra​nçais | عربي
              ICC-ASP/15/24/Add.1   - Engli​sh | Español | Fra​nçais | عربي
2017, ICC-ASP/16/22   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2018, ICC-ASP/17/35   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2019, ICC-ASP/18/32   - English | Español | Français | عربي
2020, ICC-ASP/19/28   - English | Español | Français | عربي

VI. Amendments to the Rome Statute​ ​ ​

Rome Statute, article 121, 122 and 124
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2015: ICC-ASP/14/Res.2 - Engli​sh | Español | Fra​nçais​ | عربي
[Article 124, relating to the transitional provision]


2017: ICC-ASP/16/Res.4 - English | Español | Français | عربي
[Article 8, paragraphs 2(b) & 2(e), relating to weapons which use microbial or other biological agents, or toxins, weapons the primary effect of which is to injure by fragments which in the human body escape detection by X-rays and weapons specifically designed, as their sole combat function or as one of their combat functions, to cause permanent blindness to unenhanced vision, that is to the naked eye or to the eye with corrective eyesight devices]

2019: ICC-ASP/18/Res.5 - English | Español | Français | عربي
[Article 8, paragraph 2(e), relating to intentionally using starvation of civilians as a method of warfare by depriving them of objects indispensable to their survival, including willfully impeding relief supplies]
           

VII. Proposals of amendments to the Rome Statute​ ​

Background
Article 121, paragraph 1, of the Rome Statute provides that:
“1. After the expiry of seven years from the entry into force of this Statute, any State Party may propose amendments thereto. The text of any proposed amendment shall be submitted to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, who shall promptly circulate it to all States Parties.”
 
​1. ​Mexico (29 October 2009)  C.N.725.2009
Proposed amendments to article 8, paragraph 2 (b)  - English | Français
​2. ​Trinidad and Tobago (29 October 2009)  C.N.737.2009 
Proposed amendments to article 5  - English | Français
​3. ​South Africa (30 November 2009)  C.N.851.2009
Proposed amendments to article 16  - English | Français
​4. ​Kenya (14 March 2014)  C.N.1026.2013
Proposed amendments to article 63, paragraph 2, article 27, paragraph 3, article 70, paragraph 1 and preamble, paragraph 10  - English | Français
​5. ​Norway (30 July 2015)  C.N.439.2015
Proposed amendments to article 124  - English | Français
​6. ​Belgium (17 July 2017)  C.N.480.2017
Proposed amendments to article 8  - English | Français
​7. ​Switzerland (30 August 2019)  C.N.399.2019
Proposed amendments to article 8, paragraph 2 (e) - English | Français
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VIII. Amendments to the Rules of Procedure and Evidence​ ​ ​

Rome Statute, article 51 - English | Español | Français | عربي​

2011: ICC-ASP/10/Res.1 English | Español | Français | عربي
[Rule 4, concerning the plenary sessions; and rule 4bis concerning the Presidency]

2012: ICC-ASP/11/Res.2. - English | Español | Français | عربي
[Rule 132bis, concerning the designation of a judge for the preparation of the trial]

2013: ICC-ASP/12/Res.7 - English | Español | Français | عربي
[Rule 100, concerning the place of proceedings; rule 69 concerning the prior recorded testimony; rule 134bis concerning the presence through the use of video technology; rule 134ter concerning the excusal from presence at trial; and rule 134quater concerning excusal from presence at trial due to extraordinary public duties]

2016: ICC-ASP/15/Res.4 - English | Español | Français عربي  
[Rule 101, concerning time limits; and rule 144, concerning delivery of the decisions of the Trial Chamber.]

2018: ICC-ASP/17/Res.2  - English | Español | Français | عربي  
[Rule 26, concerning receipt and admissibility of complaints.]

​*Cross-reference: Study Group on Governance – Cluster I >>
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Source:  Assembly of States Parties