Morocco accedes to two Hague Conventions

17 May 2010

On 26 April 2010, Morocco deposited its instrument of accession to the Hague Convention of 4 May 1971 on the Law Applicable to Traffic Accidents. The Convention will enter into force for Morocco on 25 June 2010.

Earlier this year, on 9 March, Morocco acceded to the Hague Convention of 25 October 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. This accession has already been accepted by several other Contracting States. The Child Abduction Convention will enter into force for Morocco on 1 June 2010.