Convention on the Rights of the Child

FEBRUARY 1991

BE IT RESOLVED, that the American Bar Association supports in principle the ratification by the United States of the provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Articles 1-54).

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the American Bar Association should immediately convene a working group of representatives from interested Association entities and affiliated organizations to work with the Executive Branch and the Senate on the identification and clarification of issues related to possible reservations that might be considered as part of the ratification process.