Protocol No. 4 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, Securing Certain Rights and Freedoms Other Than Those Already Included in the Convention and in the First Protocol Thereto, as Amended by Protocol No. 11 (Strasbourg, 16 September 1963) (ETS No. 046)

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Protocol No. 11 (Strasbourg, May 11, 1994), entered into force on November 1, 1998 for the Russian Federation, amended this Protocol

PROTOCOL NO.4
to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, securing certain rights and freedoms other than those already included in the Convention and in the first Protocol thereto, as amended by Protocol No. 11
(Strasbourg, 16 September 1963)

ETS No. 046

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According to Article 6 of the Protocol the provisions of Articles 1 to 5 of this Protocol shall be regarded as additional articles to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

The governments signatory hereto, being members of the Council of Europe,

Being resolved to take steps to ensure the collective enforcement of certain rights and freedoms other than those already included in Section 1 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms signed at Rome on 4th November 1950 (hereinafter referred to as the "Convention") and in Articles 1 to 3 of the First Protocol to the Convention, signed at Paris on 20th March 1952,

Have agreed as follows:

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Federal Law No. 54-FZ of March 30, 1998 ratified this Protocol

In witness whereof the undersigned, being duly authorised thereto, have signed this Protocol.

Done at Strasbourg, this 16th day of September 1963, in English and in French, both texts being equally authoritative, in a single copy which shall remain deposited in the archives of the Council of Europe. The Secretary General shall transmit certified copies to each of the signatory states.