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Treaties signed and ratified or having been the subject of an accession as of 20/10/2014

No.  Title  Opening of the treaty  Entry into force  E. N. U.
001   Statute of the Council of Europe   5/5/1949   3/8/1949        
Signature: 5/5/1949 Ratification or accession: 2/8/1949 Entered into force: 3/8/1949  
002   General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe   2/9/1949   10/9/1952        
Signature: 2/9/1949 Ratification or accession: 21/9/1967 Entered into force: 21/9/1967  
005   Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   4/11/1950   3/9/1953       X
Signature: 4/11/1950 Ratification or accession: 25/2/1953 Entered into force: 3/9/1953  
009   Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   20/3/1952   18/5/1954        
Signature: 20/3/1952 Ratification or accession: 25/2/1953 Entered into force: 18/5/1954  
010   Protocol to the General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe   6/11/1952   11/7/1956        
Signature: 6/11/1952 Ratification or accession: 21/9/1967 Entered into force: 21/9/1967  
012   European Interim Agreement on Social Security Schemes Relating to Old Age, Invalidity and Survivors   11/12/1953   1/7/1954   X X  
Signature: 11/12/1953 Ratification or accession: 31/3/1954 Entered into force: 1/7/1954  
012A   Protocol to the European Interim Agreement on Social Security Schemes Relating to Old Age, Invalidity and Survivors   11/12/1953   1/10/1954   X X  
Signature: 11/12/1953 Ratification or accession: 31/3/1954 Entered into force: 1/10/1954  
013   European Interim Agreement on Social Security other than Schemes for Old Age, Invalidity and Survivors   11/12/1953   1/7/1954   X X  
Signature: 11/12/1953 Ratification or accession: 31/3/1954 Entered into force: 1/7/1954  
013A   Protocol to the European Interim Agreement on Social Security other than Schemes for Old Age, Invalidity and Survivors   11/12/1953   1/10/1954   X X  
Signature: 11/12/1953 Ratification or accession: 31/3/1954 Entered into force: 1/10/1954  
014   European Convention on Social and Medical Assistance   11/12/1953   1/7/1954   X X  
Signature: 11/12/1953 Ratification or accession: 31/3/1954 Entered into force: 1/7/1954  
014A   Protocol to the European Convention on Social and Medical Assistance   11/12/1953   1/7/1954   X X  
Signature: 11/12/1953 Ratification or accession: 31/3/1954 Entered into force: 1/7/1954  
015   European Convention on the Equivalence of Diplomas leading to Admission to Universities   11/12/1953   20/4/1954   X X  
Signature: 11/12/1953 Ratification or accession: 31/3/1954 Entered into force: 20/4/1954  
018   European Cultural Convention   19/12/1954   5/5/1955   X    
Signature: 19/12/1954 Ratification or accession: 11/3/1955 Entered into force: 5/5/1955  
019   European Convention on Establishment   13/12/1955   23/2/1965        
Signature: 1/9/1966 Ratification or accession: 1/9/1966 Entered into force: 1/9/1966  
020   Agreement on the Exchange of War Cripples between Member Countries of the Council of Europe with a view to Medical Treatment   13/12/1955   1/1/1956   X X  
Signature: 13/12/1955 Ratification or accession: 13/12/1955 Entered into force: 1/1/1956  
021   European Convention on the Equivalence of Periods of University Study   15/12/1956   18/9/1957   X X  
Signature: 15/12/1956 Ratification or accession: 20/2/1957 Entered into force: 18/9/1957  
022   Second Protocol to the General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe   15/12/1956   15/12/1956        
Signature: 21/9/1967 Ratification or accession: 21/9/1967 Entered into force: 21/9/1967  
024   European Convention on Extradition   13/12/1957   18/4/1960   X X  
Signature: 2/5/1966 Ratification or accession: 2/5/1966 Entered into force: 31/7/1966  
026   European Agreement on the Exchange of Therapeutic Substances of Human Origin   15/12/1958   1/1/1959   X X X
Signature: 15/12/1958 Ratification or accession: 15/12/1958 Entered into force: 1/1/1959  
027   European Agreement concerning Programme Exchanges by means of Television Films   15/12/1958   1/7/1961   X X  
Signature: 5/3/1965 Ratification or accession: 5/3/1965 Entered into force: 4/4/1965  
030   European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters   20/4/1959   12/6/1962   X X  
Signature: 15/10/1996 Ratification or accession: 28/11/1996 Entered into force: 26/2/1997  
031   European Agreement on the Abolition of Visas for Refugees   20/4/1959   4/9/1960   X X  
Signature: 29/10/1969 Ratification or accession: 29/10/1969 Entered into force: 30/11/1969  
032   European Convention on the Academic Recognition of University Qualifications   14/12/1959   27/11/1961   X X  
Signature: 13/1/1964 Ratification or accession: 17/4/1964 Entered into force: 18/5/1964  
033   Agreement on the Temporary Importation, free of duty, of Medical, Surgical and Laboratory Equipment for use on free loan in Hospitals and other Medical Institutions for purposes of Diagnosis or Treatment   28/4/1960   29/7/1960   X X X
Signature: 28/4/1960 Ratification or accession: 28/4/1960 Entered into force: 29/7/1960  
035   European Social Charter   18/10/1961   26/2/1965        
Signature: 18/10/1961 Ratification or accession: 7/10/1964 Entered into force: 26/2/1965  
036   Fourth Protocol to the General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe   16/12/1961   16/12/1961        
Signature: 21/9/1967 Ratification or accession: 21/9/1967 Entered into force: 21/9/1967  
037   European Agreement on Travel by Young Persons on Collective Passports between the Member Countries of the Council of Europe   16/12/1961   17/1/1962   X X  
Signature: 14/5/1962 Ratification or accession: 14/5/1962 Entered into force: 15/6/1962  
038   European Agreement on Mutual Assistance in the matter of Special Medical Treatments and Climatic Facilities   14/5/1962   15/6/1962   X X  
Signature: 14/5/1962 Ratification or accession: 14/5/1962 Entered into force: 15/6/1962  
039   European Agreement on the Exchanges of Blood-Grouping Reagents   14/5/1962   14/10/1962   X X X
Signature: 1/7/1970 Ratification or accession: 1/7/1970 Entered into force: 2/8/1970  
040   Agreement between the Member States of the Council of Europe on the issue to Military and Civilian War-Disabled of an International Book of Vouchers for the repair of Prosthetic and Orthopaedic Appliances   17/12/1962   27/12/1963   X X  
Signature: 21/9/1967 Ratification or accession: 21/9/1967 Entered into force: 22/10/1967  
041   Convention on the Liability of Hotel-keepers concerning the Property of their Guests   17/12/1962   15/2/1967   X X  
Signature: 17/12/1962 Ratification or accession: 7/5/1963 Entered into force: 15/2/1967  
043   Convention on the Reduction of Cases of Multiple Nationality and on Military Obligations in Cases of Multiple Nationality   6/5/1963   28/3/1968   X X  
Signature: 16/3/1973 Ratification or accession: 16/3/1973 Entered into force: 17/4/1973  
044   Protocol No. 2 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, conferring upon the European Court of Human Rights competence to give advisory opinions   6/5/1963   21/9/1970        
Signature: 6/5/1963 Ratification or accession: 12/9/1963 Entered into force: 21/9/1970  
045   Protocol No. 3 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, amending Articles 29, 30 and 34 of the Convention   6/5/1963   21/9/1970        
Signature: 6/5/1963 Ratification or accession: 12/9/1963 Entered into force: 21/9/1970  
046   Protocol No. 4 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, securing certain rights and freedoms other than those already included in the Convention and in the first Protocol thereto   16/9/1963   2/5/1968        
Signature: 16/9/1963 Ratification or accession: 29/10/1968 Entered into force: 29/10/1968  
047   Convention on the Unification of Certain Points of Substantive Law on Patents for Invention   27/11/1963   1/8/1980   X X  
Signature: 11/3/1964 Ratification or accession: 25/1/1968 Entered into force: 1/8/1980  
048   European Code of Social Security   16/4/1964   17/3/1968   X X  
Signature: 16/2/1971 Ratification or accession: 16/2/1971 Entered into force: 17/2/1972  
050   Convention on the Elaboration of a European Pharmacopoeia   22/7/1964   8/5/1974   X   X
   Ratification or accession: 16/5/1979 Entered into force: 17/8/1979  
053   European Agreement for the Prevention of Broadcasts transmitted from Stations outside National Territories   22/1/1965   19/10/1967   X X  
Signature: 9/3/1965 Ratification or accession: 22/1/1969 Entered into force: 23/2/1969  
055   Protocol No. 5 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, amending Articles 22 and 40 of the Convention   20/1/1966   20/12/1971        
Signature: 18/2/1966 Ratification or accession: 18/2/1966 Entered into force: 20/12/1971  
058   European Convention on the Adoption of Children   24/4/1967   26/4/1968   X X  
Signature: 25/1/1968 Ratification or accession: 25/1/1968 Entered into force: 26/4/1968  
059   European Agreement on the Instruction and Education of Nurses   25/10/1967   7/8/1969   X X  
Signature: 7/12/1971 Ratification or accession: 7/12/1971 Entered into force: 8/3/1972  
063   European Convention on the Abolition of Legalisation of Documents executed by Diplomatic Agents or Consular Officers   7/6/1968   14/8/1970   X X  
Signature: 28/11/1996 Ratification or accession: 8/12/1998 Entered into force: 9/3/1999  
065   European Convention for the Protection of Animals during International Transport   13/12/1968   20/2/1971   X X X
Signature: 24/9/1969 Ratification or accession: 14/3/1975 Entered into force: 15/9/1975  
067   European Agreement relating to Persons participating in Proceedings of the European Commission and Court of Human Rights   6/5/1969   17/4/1971        
Signature: 12/12/1969 Ratification or accession: 9/11/1971 Entered into force: 10/12/1971  
084   European Agreement on the Exchange of Tissue-Typing Reagents   17/9/1974   23/4/1977   X X X
Signature: 18/1/1984 Ratification or accession: 18/1/1984 Entered into force: 19/2/1984  
085   European Convention on the Legal Status of Children born out of Wedlock   15/10/1975   11/8/1978   X X  
Signature: 5/10/1988 Ratification or accession: 5/10/1988 Entered into force: 6/1/1989  
087   European Convention for the Protection of Animals kept for Farming Purposes   10/3/1976   10/9/1978   X X X
Signature: 28/6/1978 Ratification or accession: 7/4/1986 Entered into force: 8/10/1986  
089   Additional Protocol to the European Agreement on the Exchange of Tissue-Typing Reagents   24/6/1976   23/4/1977   X X X
Signature: 18/1/1984 Ratification or accession: 18/1/1984 Entered into force: 19/2/1984  
090   European Convention on the Suppression of Terrorism   27/1/1977   4/8/1978        
Signature: 24/2/1986 Ratification or accession: 21/2/1989 Entered into force: 22/5/1989  
092   European Agreement on the Transmission of Applications for Legal Aid   27/1/1977   28/2/1977   X X  
Signature: 15/11/1988 Ratification or accession: 15/11/1988 Entered into force: 16/12/1988  
099   Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters   17/3/1978   12/4/1982   X X  
Signature: 28/11/1996 Ratification or accession: 28/11/1996 Entered into force: 26/2/1997  
102   European Convention for the Protection of Animals for Slaughter   10/5/1979   11/6/1982   X X X
Signature: 6/10/1980 Ratification or accession: 10/12/1981 Entered into force: 11/6/1982  
103   Additional Protocol to the European Convention for the Protection of Animals during International Transport   10/5/1979   7/11/1989   X X X
Signature: 6/10/1980 Ratification or accession: 6/10/1980 Entered into force: 7/11/1989  
104   Convention on the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats   19/9/1979   1/6/1982   X X X
Signature: 19/9/1979 Ratification or accession: 23/4/1982 Entered into force: 1/8/1982  
105   European Convention on Recognition and Enforcement of Decisions concerning Custody of Children and on Restoration of Custody of Children   20/5/1980   1/9/1983   X X  
Signature: 20/5/1980 Ratification or accession: 28/6/1991 Entered into force: 1/10/1991  
106   European Outline Convention on Transfrontier Co-operation between Territorial Communities or Authorities   21/5/1980   22/12/1981   X    
Signature: 21/5/1980 Ratification or accession: 3/11/1982 Entered into force: 4/2/1983  
108   Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data   28/1/1981   1/10/1985   X X  
Signature: 18/12/1986 Ratification or accession: 25/4/1990 Entered into force: 1/8/1990  
109   Additional Protocol to the European Agreement on the Exchange of Therapeutic Substances of Human Origin   1/1/1983   1/1/1985   X X  
   Ratification or accession: 1/1/1985 Entered into force: 1/1/1985  
110   Additional Protocol to the Agreement on the Temporary Importation, free of duty, of Medical, Surgical and Laboratory Equipment for Use on free loan in Hospitals and other Medical Institutions for Purposes of Diagnosis or Treatment   1/1/1983   1/1/1985   X X  
   Ratification or accession: 1/1/1985 Entered into force: 1/1/1985  
111   Additional Protocol to the European Agreement on the Exchanges of Blood-Grouping Reagents   1/1/1983   1/1/1985   X X  
   Ratification or accession: 1/1/1985 Entered into force: 1/1/1985  
112   Convention on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons   21/3/1983   1/7/1985   X X  
Signature: 20/8/1986 Ratification or accession: 31/7/1995 Entered into force: 1/11/1995  
114   Protocol No. 6 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms concerning the Abolition of the Death Penalty   28/4/1983   1/3/1985        
Signature: 24/6/1994 Ratification or accession: 24/6/1994 Entered into force: 1/7/1994  
117   Protocol No. 7 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   22/11/1984   1/11/1988        
Signature: 11/12/1984 Ratification or accession: 3/8/2001 Entered into force: 1/11/2001  
118   Protocol No. 8 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   19/3/1985   1/1/1990        
Signature: 20/3/1985 Ratification or accession: 21/3/1988 Entered into force: 1/1/1990  
121   Convention for the Protection of the Architectural Heritage of Europe   3/10/1985   1/12/1987   X X X
Signature: 3/10/1985 Ratification or accession: 20/1/1997 Entered into force: 1/5/1997  
122   European Charter of Local Self-Government   15/10/1985   1/9/1988        
Signature: 7/10/1997 Ratification or accession: 14/5/2002 Entered into force: 1/9/2002  
126   European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment   26/11/1987   1/2/1989   X X  
Signature: 14/3/1988 Ratification or accession: 14/3/1988 Entered into force: 1/2/1989  
127   Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters   25/1/1988   1/4/1995   X X  
Signature: 30/6/2011 Ratification or accession: 29/5/2013 Entered into force: 1/9/2013  
134   Protocol to the Convention on the Elaboration of a European Pharmacopoeia   16/11/1989   1/11/1992   X   X
Signature: 16/11/1989 Ratification or accession: 16/11/1989 Entered into force: 1/11/1992  
135   Anti-Doping Convention   16/11/1989   1/3/1990   X X  
Signature: 25/6/1992 Ratification or accession: 29/1/2003 Entered into force: 1/3/2003  
137   Fifth Protocol to the General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe   18/6/1990   1/11/1991        
Signature: 26/3/1991 Ratification or accession: 22/3/1993 Entered into force: 1/7/1993  
138   European Convention on the General Equivalence of Periods of University Study   6/11/1990   1/1/1991   X X X
Signature: 6/11/1990 Ratification or accession: 6/11/1990 Entered into force: 1/1/1991  
140   Protocol No. 9 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   6/11/1990   1/10/1994        
Signature: 24/6/1994 Ratification or accession: 24/6/1994 Entered into force: 1/10/1994  
141   Convention on Laundering, Search, Seizure and Confiscation of the Proceeds from Crime   8/11/1990   1/9/1993   X X  
Signature: 15/10/1996 Ratification or accession: 28/11/1996 Entered into force: 1/3/1997  
142   Protocol amending the European Social Charter   21/10/1991          
Signature: 14/5/1997 Ratification or accession: 14/5/1997     
143   European Convention on the Protection of the Archaeological Heritage (Revised)   16/1/1992   25/5/1995   X X X
Signature: 16/1/1992 Ratification or accession: 18/3/1997 Entered into force: 19/9/1997  
145   Protocol of Amendment to the European Convention for the Protection of Animals kept for Farming Purposes   6/2/1992     X X X
Signature: 21/12/2005 Ratification or accession: 21/12/2005     
146   Protocol No. 10 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   25/3/1992          
Signature: 24/6/1994 Ratification or accession: 24/6/1994     
147   European Convention on Cinematographic Co-Production   2/10/1992   1/4/1994   X   X
Signature: 28/4/2000 Ratification or accession: 28/4/2000 Entered into force: 1/8/2000  
151   Protocol No. 1 to the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment   4/11/1993   1/3/2002        
Signature: 10/4/1996 Ratification or accession: 10/4/1996 Entered into force: 1/3/2002  
152   Protocol No. 2 to the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment   4/11/1993   1/3/2002        
Signature: 10/4/1996 Ratification or accession: 10/4/1996 Entered into force: 1/3/2002  
155   Protocol No. 11 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, restructuring the control machinery established thereby   11/5/1994   1/11/1998        
Signature: 11/5/1994 Ratification or accession: 16/12/1996 Entered into force: 1/11/1998  
156   Agreement on Illicit Traffic by Sea, implementing Article 17 of the United Nations Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances   31/1/1995   1/5/2000   X X  
Signature: 21/5/2007 Ratification or accession: 21/5/2007 Entered into force: 1/9/2007  
157   Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities   1/2/1995   1/2/1998   X X  
Signature: 1/2/1995 Ratification or accession: 7/5/1999 Entered into force: 1/9/1999  
158   Additional Protocol to the European Social Charter Providing for a System of Collective Complaints   9/11/1995   1/7/1998        
Signature: 4/11/2000 Ratification or accession: 4/11/2000 Entered into force: 1/1/2001  
161   European Agreement relating to persons participating in proceedings of the European Court of Human Rights   5/3/1996   1/1/1999        
Signature: 3/6/1998 Ratification or accession: 7/5/1999 Entered into force: 1/7/1999  
162   Sixth Protocol to the General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe   5/3/1996   1/11/1998        
Signature: 3/6/1998 Ratification or accession: 28/10/1998 Entered into force: 1/11/1998  
163   European Social Charter (revised)   3/5/1996   1/7/1999        
Signature: 4/11/2000 Ratification or accession: 4/11/2000 Entered into force: 1/1/2001  
165   Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education in the European Region   11/4/1997   1/2/1999   X X X
Signature: 8/3/2004 Ratification or accession: 8/3/2004 Entered into force: 1/5/2004  
167   Additional Protocol to the Convention on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons   18/12/1997   1/6/2000   X X  
Signature: 25/10/2006 Ratification or accession: 13/12/2006 Entered into force: 1/4/2007  
173   Criminal Law Convention on Corruption   27/1/1999   1/7/2002   X X X
Signature: 7/5/1999 Ratification or accession: 3/10/2003 Entered into force: 1/2/2004  
176   European Landscape Convention   20/10/2000   1/3/2004   X    
Signature: 22/3/2002 Ratification or accession: 22/3/2002 Entered into force: 1/3/2004  
181   Additional Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data, regarding supervisory authorities and transborder data flows   8/11/2001   1/7/2004   X X X
Signature: 8/11/2001 Ratification or accession: 5/5/2009 Entered into force: 1/9/2009  
182   Second Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters   8/11/2001   1/2/2004   X X  
Signature: 8/11/2001 Ratification or accession: 26/7/2011 Entered into force: 1/11/2011  
187   Protocol No. 13 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, concerning the abolition of the death penalty in all circumstances   3/5/2002   1/7/2003        
Signature: 3/5/2002 Ratification or accession: 3/5/2002 Entered into force: 1/7/2003  
191   Additional Protocol to the Criminal Law Convention on Corruption   15/5/2003   1/2/2005   X X X
Signature: 15/5/2003 Ratification or accession: 11/7/2005 Entered into force: 1/11/2005  
194   Protocol No. 14 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, amending the control system of the Convention   13/5/2004   1/6/2010        
Signature: 13/5/2004 Ratification or accession: 10/11/2004 Entered into force: 1/6/2010  
197   Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings   16/5/2005   1/2/2008   X X X
Signature: 13/4/2007 Ratification or accession: 13/7/2010 Entered into force: 1/11/2010  
204   Protocol No. 14bis to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   27/5/2009   1/10/2009        
Signature: 17/6/2009 Ratification or accession: 17/6/2009 Entered into force: 1/10/2009  
208   Protocol amending the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters   27/5/2010   1/6/2011   X X  
Signature: 30/6/2011 Ratification or accession: 29/5/2013 Entered into force: 1/9/2013  
213   Protocol No. 15 amending the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms   24/6/2013         X
Signature: 24/6/2013 Ratification or accession: 24/6/2013     

102 treaty(ies) found

Notes:
 Convention(s) and Agreement(s) opened to the member States of the Council of Europe and, where appropriate, to the : E. : European non-member States – N. :Non-European non-member States – U. : European Union. See the final provisions of each treaty.

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