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Rome Statute   Japan formally deposited its instrument of accession to the Rome Statute of the ICC on 17 July 2007.
Agreement on Privileges and Immunities Japan has not acceded to the Agreement on Privileges and Immunities.
Bilateral Immunity Agreement On April 13, 2007 Foreign Minister Taro Aso made a remark at the Upper House General Session of the 165th Diet announcing the Japanese government's intent not to sign a BIA with the United States.
Implementing Legislation On March 28, 2007 the related ICC cooperation laws were approved by the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Diet's Lower House. The Upper House also unanimously approved them on April 27, 2007.
Membership Friends of the ICC.
Government and Inter-governmental Documents
Author Date and Title
Dec 2011
Statement made during the 10th Assembly of States Parties- Japan
31 May 2010
Speeches During the General Debate at the Review Conference - Japan
19 Nov 2009
Statements during General Debate at 8th Session of ASP - Japan
04 Mar 2009
Statement by the Press Secretary/ Director-General for Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the Issuance of an Arrest Warrant for the President of the Republic of the Sudan by the International Criminal Court
01 Nov 2007
Statement by Japan during the 62nd General Assembly plenary meeting on Agenda Item 76: The ICC
Government of Japan
11 May 2007
Act on Cooperation with the International Criminal Court
27 Apr 2007
EU Presidency Statement on Japan's ratification of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court
08 Nov 2005
Statement by H.E. Mr. Toshiro Ozawa, Ambassador of Japan to the United Nations On The Reports Of The International Criminal Court