Aanvullend Protocol bij het Verdrag tot bestrijding van het wederrechtelijk in zijn macht brengen van luchtvaartuigen
The States Parties to this Protocol,
Deeply concerned about the worldwide escalation of unlawful acts against civil aviation;
Recognizing that new types of threats against civil aviation require new concerted efforts and policies of cooperation on the part of States; and
Believing that in order to better address these threats, it is necessary to adopt provisions supplementary to those of the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft signed at The Hague on 16 December 1970, to suppress unlawful acts of seizure or exercise of control of aircraft and to improve its effectiveness;
Article XX [Treedt in werking op een nader te bepalen tijdstip]
This Protocol shall be open for signature in Beijing on 10 September 2010 by States participating in the Diplomatic Conference on Aviation Security held at Beijing from 30 August to 10 September 2010.
After 27 September 2010, this Protocol shall be open to all States for signature at the Headquarters of the International Civil Aviation Organization in Montréal until it enters into force in accordance with Article XXIII
This Protocol is subject to ratification, acceptance or approval. The instruments of ratification, acceptance or approval shall be deposited with the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization, who is hereby designated as the Depositary.
Ratification, acceptance or approval of this Protocol by any State which is not a Party to the Convention
shall have the effect of ratification, acceptance or approval of The Hague Convention as amended by the Beijing Protocol, 2010.
Any State which does not ratify, accept or approve this Protocol in accordance with paragraph 1 of this Article may accede to it at any time. The instruments of accession shall be deposited with the Depositary.
shall notify the Depositary of the jurisdiction it has established under its national law in accordance with paragraph 2 of Article 4 of The Hague Convention
as amended by the Beijing Protocol, 2010, and immediately notify the Depositary of any change; and
This Protocol shall enter into force on the first day of the second month following the date of the deposit of the twenty-second instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession with the Depositary.
For each State ratifying, accepting, approving or acceding to this Protocol after the deposit of the twenty-second instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession, this Protocol shall enter into force on the first day of the second month following the date of the deposit by such State of its instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession.
As soon as this Protocol enters into force, it shall be registered with the United Nations by the Depositary.
Any State Party may denounce this Protocol by written notification to the Depositary.
Denunciation shall take effect one year following the date on which notification is received by the Depositary.
Article XXV [Treedt in werking op een nader te bepalen tijdstip]
The Depositary shall promptly inform all States Parties to this Protocol and all signatory or acceding States to this Protocol of the date of each signature, the date of deposit of each instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession, the date of coming into force of this Protocol, and other relevant information.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF the undersigned Plenipotentiaries, having been duly authorized, have signed this Protocol.
DONE at Beijing on the tenth day of September of the year Two Thousand and Ten in the English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish languages, all texts being equally authentic, such authenticity to take effect upon verification by the Secretariat of the Conference under the authority of the President of the Conference within ninety days hereof as to the conformity of the texts with one another. This Protocol shall remain deposited in the archives of the International Civil Aviation Organization, and certified copies thereof shall be transmitted by the Depositary to all Contracting States to this Protocol.