Forum of adoption Powers signatory to the Hague Convention of 18 October 1907 for the establishment of an International Court of Prize
The Additional Protocol was adopted on the initiative of the United States. The Convention of 1907 seemed to be in conflict with the Constitution of the United States which vests the judicial power in the Supreme Court. The delegates assembled at the Naval Conference in London in 1908 and 1909 approved in principle the modifications submitted to them by the United States, but were not authorized to sign an additional protocol. The Additional Protocol was signed at The Hague by thirteen Powers and was later signed by all the remaining signatories of the original Convention.
Meetings of forum 19.09.1910, The Hague
Dade of adoption 19.09.1910
Number of articles 9
Authentic text French
Source D.Schindler and J.Toman, The Laws of Armed Conflicts, Martinus Nihjoff Publisher, 1988, pp.839-841.
Keywords NAVAL WARFARE; INTERNATIONAL JURISDICTION; COMPETENCE; PROCEDURE; APPEAL; RIGHT TO APPEAL; CAPTURE; INTERNATIONAL ARMED CONFLICT; PROHIBITION; PRIZE; ANGARY