TitleQuestion of a draft optional protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.
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Authorizes the establishment of an open-ended inter-sessional working group in order to elaborate a draft optional protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, using as a basis for its discussion the draft text proposed by the Government of Costa Rica on 22 Jan. 1991, which will meet for a period of 2 weeks prior to the 49th session of the Commission on Human Rights; requests the Secretary-General to extend all the necessary facilities to the working group to enable it to meet prior to the 49th session of the Commission.
Adopted at the 32nd plenary meeting, 20 July 1992. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its substantive session of 1992, New York, 29 June-31 July and 18 August 1992. - E/1992/INF/7. - 27 Aug. 1992. - p. 19. - Issued in ESCOR, 1992, Suppl. no. 1.