Sample Legislation, Regulatory Guidelines and other tools for implementation of the BWC

VERTIC: Sample Act for National Implementation of the 1972 Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention and Related Requirements of UN Security Council Resolution 1540

 
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Civil Law version: French, Spanish

VERTIC: Regulatory Guidelines for National Implementation of the 1972 Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention and Related Requirements of UN Security Council Resolution 1540

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ICRC and VERTIC: Model Law - The Biological and Toxin Weapons Crimes Act

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VERTIC: Legislative Guide to National Implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004)


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VERTIC: Compilation of CBRN National Implementation Documents


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Drafting tools for ratification or accession to the BWC

Legislative instrument for ratification of the Biological Weapons Convention
 

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Legislative instrument for accession to the Biological Weapons Convention
 

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Contact details for BWC depositaries


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