Committee Against Torture, session 35 (2005)

Recommendations/observations on corporal punishment in the Committee Against Torture's concluding observations to states examined in session 35 (14-25 November 2006)

Sri Lanka

(15 December 2005, CAT/C/LKA/CO/1/CRP.2, Concluding observations on second report, para. 3)

"The Committee notes with satisfaction the following positive developments:

g) the recent abolition of corporal punishment by Act No. 23 of 2005."

In this session

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