National Implementation of IHL
Decree on the creation of a National Commission in charge of implementing the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and on their Destruction, 2006
Décret n° 2006-783 relatif à la création de la Commission nationale chargée de la mise en en oeuvre de la Convention sur l'Interdiction de l'emploi et du stockage, de la production et du transfert des mines antipersonnel et sur leur destruction signée le 05 décembre 1997 à Ottawa

18.08.2006
Yes
http://www.bibliomines.org/fileadmin/tx_bibliodocs/Decret_Commission_Nationale_au_Senegal.pdf  (last accessed on 17.06.2013)

Summary
The new Decree replaces Order No. 05403 of 5 June 1999 on the creation of the National Commission for the implementing the Ottawa Convention, as modified by Order No. 7828 of 27 October 1999. It establishes a new National Commission in charge of implementing the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and on their Destruction, which shall be responsible for elaborating and supervising the implementation of a national strategy for antipersonnel mine action in Senegal and for preparing and submitting periodic reports and other information required under the Convention. The Commission will be entrusted with proposing a policy to ensure effective assistance and social reintegration of antipersonnel mine victims as well as economic reconstruction of the geographic areas affected by these weapons. It shall also follow up on the cooperation developed by Senegal with its development partners in the above-mentioned areas and be responsible for supervising the activities of a National Anti-Mine Action Centre. The decree also provides for the Commission's composition, secretariat, and modalities of operation.

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