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Name: War Crimes Act 1996 (Public Law 104-192 [H.R. 3680]) (18 U.S.C. 2441).
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1996-08-21
Entry into force:
Published on: United States Code Congressional and Administrative News, 1996-10, No. 8, p. 110 STAT. 2104
ISN: USA-1996-L-45456
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=45456&p_lang=en
Bibliography: United States Code Congressional and Administrative News, 1996-10, No. 8, p. 110 STAT. 2104
Abstract/Citation: Provides that U.S. citizens, including members of the Armed Forces, may be liable for breaches of the Geneva Conventions, whether committed inside or outside U.S. territory.
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