CAT UNITED NATIONS Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr. GENERAL CAT/C/CR/28/2 12 June 2002 Original: ENGLISH COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE Twenty-eighth session 29 April-17 May 2002 CONSIDERATION OF REPORTS SUBMITTED BY STATES PARTIES UNDER ARTICLE 19 OF THE CONVENTION Conclusions and recommendations of the Committee against Torture LUXEMBOURG 1. The Committee considered the combined third and fourth periodic reports of Luxembourg (CAT/C/34/Add.14) at its 514th, 517th and 525th meetings, held on 7, 8 and 15 May 2002 (CAT/C/SR.514, 517 and 525), and adopted the following conclusions and recommendations. A. Introduction 2. The Committee welcomes the third and fourth periodic reports of Luxembourg, which were combined in a single document following the Committee’s recommendation. The report was submitted on time and is in full conformity with the guidelines of the Committee for the preparation of State party periodic reports. The Committee compliments the State party for the excellent quality of its report and welcomes the fruitful and constructive dialogue with the high-level delegation of the State party during its consideration. B. Positive aspects 3. The Committee commends the State party for maintaining a high level of respect for human rights in general and for its obligations under the Convention in particular. GE.02-42573 (E) 170602

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