TitleReport of the Committee against Torture and status of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Stresses the importance of strict adherence by States parties to the obligations under the Convention regarding the financing of the Committee against Torture, thus enabling it to carry out in an effective and efficient manner all the functions entrusted to it under the Convention, so as to ensure the long-term viability of the Committee as an essential mechanism for overseeing the effective implementation of the provisions of the Convention; welcomes the attention that the Committee against Torture has given to the development of an effective system of reporting on the implementaion of the Convention by States parties, and especially its revision of its general guidelines for the submission of initial reports by States parties; requests the Secretary-General to ensure the provision of appropriate staff and facilities for the effective performance of the functions of the Committee against Torture; reiterates its request to all States to become parties to the Convention as a matter of priority.
Adopted at the 68th plenary meeting, 14 Dec. 1990. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 45th session, Volume 1, 18 September-21 December 1990. - A/45/49. - 1991. - p. 248-249. - (GAOR, 45th sess., Suppl. no. 49).