Invites Member States to reply to the questionnaire which the Secretary-General will send them with a view to the preparation of the 6th quinquennial report in the year 2000; requests the Secretary-General, in preparing the 6th quinquennial report, to draw on all available data and to invite the comments of specialized agencies, intergovernmental organizations and non-governmental organizations in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council on this question; recommends that the quinquennial reports should continue to cover also the implementation of the safeguards guaranteeing protection of the rights of those facing the death penalty.
Adopted at the 57th plenary meeting, 28 July 1995. In: Resolutions and decisions of the Economic and Social Council: organizational session for 1995, New York, 1 and 7-10 February 1995; resumed organizational session for 1995, New York, 4 and 5 May, 1 and 6 June 1995; substantive session of 1995, Geneva, 26 June-28 July 1995; resumed substantive session of 1995, New York, 25 October, 2 November and 12 December 1995 - E/1995/95 - p. 57-58 - (ESCOR, 1995, Suppl. no. 1).