ADVANCE UNEDITED VERSION
Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel,
Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
Visit to Portugal from 1 to 10 May 2018:
observations and recommendations
addressed to the State party
Report of the Subcommittee*
Replies of Portugal** ***
[Date received: 31 May 2019]
* In accordance with article 16 (1) of the Optional Protocol, the present report was transmitted
confidentially to the State party on 8 November 2018. On 31 May 2019, the State party requested the
Subcommittee to publish the report, in accordance with article 16 (2) of the Optional Protocol.
** On 31 May 2019, the State party requested the Subcommittee to publish its replies, in accordance
with article 16 (2) of the Optional Protocol.
*** The present document is being issued without formal editing.