Committee Against Torture, session 9 (1992)

Recommendations/observations on corporal punishment in the Committee Against Torture's concluding observations to states examined in session 9 (9-20 November 1992)


(26 June 1993, A/48/44, Concluding observations on initial report, para. 283)

"… The territories appeared to be governed in accordance with the obligations on the Convention and the Committee congratulated the Government of the United Kingdom in this respect. The Committee was, however, interested in receiving more detail pertaining to cases of corporal punishment in the territories retaining it. The nature and incidence of such punishment, together with details of the crime and the characteristics of the offender, should be forwarded to the Committee when the information is gathered…."

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