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NCJ Number: 128379 Find in a Library
Title: Yearbook of the International Law Commission, 1988 Volume I
Corporate Author: United Nations
United States of America
Date Published: 1990
Page Count: 351
Sponsoring Agency: United Nations
New York, NY 10017
United Nations Publications
New York, NY 10017
Publication Number: ISBN 92-1-133329-6
Sale Source: United Nations Publications
Room DC2-853, 2 UN Plaza
New York, NY 10017
United States of America
Type: Legislation/Policy Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This yearbook contains summary records of the 2042nd to 2094th meetings of the 40th session of the International Law Commission held May 9 through July 29, 1988 in New York.
Abstract: The Commission adopted an agenda including the organization of the work of the session, State responsibility; jurisdictional immunities of States and their property; and the status of the diplomatic courier and the diplomatic bag not accompanied by diplomatic courier. Also adopted were the Draft Code of Crimes against the Peace and Security of Mankind, the law of the non-navigational use of international watercourses, covering pollution of the watercourse systems, protection of the environment, and pollution or environmental emergencies and the international liability for injurious consequence arising out of acts not prohibited by international law. Relations between States and international organizations, programs and procedures of the commission and its documentation, cooperation with other bodies, and the date for the 41st session were also passed.
Main Term(s): International law
Index Term(s): Environmental laws; Legal doctrines; United Nations (UN)
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