Treaties, States Parties and Commentaries
Treaties and Documents
Geneva Conventions of 1949 and Additional Protocols, and their Commentaries
Historical Treaties and Documents
Convention (I) for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field. Geneva, 12 August 1949.
[p.400] FINAL PROVISIONS
The procedural or diplomatic provisions which it is customary to place at the end of any international Convention to settle the procedure for bringing it into effect, are grouped together under this heading (1). They are similar in all four Geneva Conventions of 1949 and, except for Article 55
(Languages), correspond closely to the 1929 provisions.
* (1) [(1) p.400] For general remarks on the final provisions of
multilateral Conventions, see Michael BRANDON, ' Final
Clauses in Multilateral Conventions ', in ' The
International Law Quarterly ', October, 1951, and the
bibliography referred to in the above article;