Treaties, States Parties and Commentaries
Treaties and Documents
Geneva Conventions of 1949 and Additional Protocols, and their Commentaries
Historical Treaties and Documents
Convention (II) for the Amelioration of the Condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea. Geneva, 12 August 1949.
[p.273] FINAL PROVISIONS
The formal or diplomatic provisions which it is customary to place at the end of an international convention are grouped together under this heading (1). They are similar in all four Conventions of 1949 and, except for Article 54
, correspond closely to the 1929 provisions.
* (1) [(1) p.273] For general remarks on the final provisions of
multilateral Conventions, see Michael BRANDON: "Final
Clauses in Multilateral Conventions", ' The International
Law Quarterly ', October 1951, and the works quoted in
that article. See also ' Handbook of Final Clauses ',
United Nations Secretariat, 1951;