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Last update: April 3, 2019

Annual Reports

Report on the work of the sixty-first session (2009)

[See also sixty-first session]

The report includes information concerning the organization of the session, the progress of work and the future work of the Commission on the topics given substantive consideration during the session, the texts of draft articles and commentaries adopted by the Commission during the session, any procedural recommendations of the Commission calling for a decision on the part of the General Assembly as well as other decisions and conclusions of the Commission.

The report is available as a single document (A/64/10) or by chapter, as follows:

Chapter Title
  Cover page
  Table of contents
Chapter I. Introduction
Chapter II. Summary of the work of the Commission at its sixty-first session
Chapter III. Specific issues on which comments would be of particular interest to the Commission
Chapter IV. Responsibility of international organizations
Chapter V. Reservations to treaties
Chapter VI. Expulsion of aliens
Chapter VII. Protection of persons in the event of disasters
Chapter VIII. Shared natural resources
Chapter IX. The obligation to extradite or prosecute (aut dedere aut judicare)
Chapter X. Immunity of state officials from foreign criminal jurisdiction
Chapter XI. The Most-Favoured-Nation clause
Chapter XII. Treaties over time
Chapter XIII. Other decisions and conclusions of the Commission