U.N. Protocol on Children in Armed Conflicts

AUGUST 2000

RESOLVED, That the American Bar Association supports the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of a Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflicts, and urges its formal adoption by the United Nations; and

FURTHER RESOLVED, That the American Bar Association urges that upon its final adoption by the United Nations, the United States expeditiously ratify the Optional Protocol on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflicts.