Treaties, States Parties and Commentaries
Treaties and Documents
Geneva Conventions of 1949 and Additional Protocols, and their Commentaries
Historical Treaties and Documents
Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May be Deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects. Geneva, 10 October 1980.
1. The Secretary-General of the United Nations shall be the Depositary of this Convention and of its annexed Protocols.
2. In addition to his usual functions, the Depositary shall inform all States of: (a) signatures affixed to this Convention under Article 3
; (b) deposits of instruments of ratification, acceptance or approval of or accession to this Convention deposited under Article 4
; (c) notifications of consent to be bound by annexed Protocols under Article 4
; (d) the dates of entry into force of this Convention and of each of its annexed Protocols under Article 5
; and (e) notifications of denunciation received under article 9
, and their effective date.