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A/RES/3147(XXVIII)
2201st Plenary Meeting
14 December 1973


3147(XXVIII).Accession to drug control treaties

 

The General Assembly,

Recalling its resolution 3013(XXVII) of 18 December 1972 calling for adherence to the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, 1961,63/ the 1971 Convention on Psychotropic Substances, 64/ and the 1972 Protocol Amending the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, 1961, 65/

Gratified that since the adoption of that resolution a number of States have acceded to one or more of these instruments,

1. Stresses the importance to international drug control of universal accession to all three treaties and to the earliest possible entry into force of the 1971 Convention on Psychotropic Substances and the 1972 Protocol Amending the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, 1961;

2. Urges Governments of countries directly related to the manufacturing and production of psychotropic substances to ratify or accede to the Convention on Psychotropic Substances as soon as possible;

3. Requests the Secretary-General to draw the present resolution to the attention of all Governments;

4. Also requests the Secretary-General to report to the General Assembly at its twenty-ninth session on the progress made towards universal acceptance of all three treaties.

2201st plenary meeting,
14 December 1973
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63/ United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 520, No. 7515, p. 151.

64/ E/CONF,58/6 and Corr. 1 and 2.

65/ E/CONF.63/8.