National Implementation of IHL
Penal Code, 1937 (as of 2013)
Code pénal suisse, 1937

21.12.1937
01.01.1942
The code has been amended several times. Details of amendments are available in the "Recueil systématique du droit fédéral", 311.0.
Yes
Recueil systématique du droit fédéral, No. 311.0 , http://www.admin.ch/ch/f/rs/3/311.0.fr.pdf  (last accessed on 15.05.2013)

Summary
Introduced in 1981, Art. 75bis provides that there is no time limit on legal action in respect of the "grave crimes" of the Geneva Conventions and other treaties protecting the victims of war.

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