Part 13: Final Clauses
Entry into force
The United States and the International Criminal Court: Is It Time to Reaffirm Our Signatory Status to the Rome Statute?
“…in signing the Rome Statute, the outgoing President Clinton expressly indicated his intent to advise the next President not to ‘submit the treaty to the Senate for advice and consent [i.e., ratification] until our fundamental concerns are satisfied.’”
“The United States is not a party to the Rome Statute and will not be bound by any of its terms.…”
Article 126 — Entry into force,