Second Optional Protocol to the ICCPR: abolition of death penalty
Adopted on 15 December 1989
Entry into force on 11 July 1991
Ratified by 81 States (as at 26 May 2014; current count)
- General information on the Second Optional Protocol to the ICCPR
This treaty could be ratified by Switzerland on 16 June 1994, after the Parliament abolished death penalty in the military penal law.