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Mr. Chusei Yamada

Mr. Chusei Yamada
Former member
International Law Commission

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States
Immunity
United Nations Convention of Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property

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States
Immunity
United Nations Convention of Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
A. Legal Instruments
European Convention on State Immunity, Basel, 16 May 1972, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1495, p. 182.

United States, Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, United States Code, Chap. 97 (1976).

United Kingdom State Immunity Act, 1978.

International Law Commission, Draft Articles on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property, 1991.

United Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property, New York, 2 December 2004.
B. Documents
General Assembly resolution 53/98 of 8 December 1998 (Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property).

Report of the International Law Commission on the work of its fifty-first session, 3 May to 23 July 1999 (A/54/10, reproduced in Yearbook of the International Law Commission, 1999, vol. 2, Part Two).

General Assembly resolution 59/38 of 2 December 2004 (Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property).