National Implementation of IHL
The Amnesty Act (Declaration of Lapse of the Operation of Part II) Instrument, 2012
Statutory Instrument n° 34 of 2012: the Amnesty Act (Declaration of Lapse of the Operation of Part II) Instrument, 2012

23.03.2012
23.05.2012
Yes
Uganda gazette, Statutory instruments supplement no. 15 to no. 27, volume 105, 23rd May 2012, p. 1703; http://www.ucicc.org/attachments/article/21/The%20Amnesty%20Act%20(Declaration%20Of%20Lapse%20of%20Part%20II)%20Instrument,%202012.pdf (last accessed on 23.01.2014)

Summary
On 23 May 2012, the Republic of Uganda published in its official gazette the Amnesty Act (Declaration of Lapse of the Operation of part II) Instrument, which officially revokes amnesty for rebellion against the government and for all acts committed during the course of the rebellion including war crimes. The Statutory instrument does not, however, have retrospective application.

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