International Criminal Court


Committee Mandate

The International Criminal Court Committee engages in projects related to current issues facing the Court, as well as advocacy-related projects to strengthen engagement with the Court. To this end, the Committee has issued a number of documents on issues related to the Court, as well as advocacy letters (see below). The Committee also annually sponsors a panel at International Law Weekend on a topic related to the ICC.

Committee Leaders

Chair

Jennifer Trahan
jennifer.trahan@att.net


28 members


Committee Members

Date Description
Dec. 2, 2017 The International Criminal Court's Inquiry As To Crimes in Afghanistan - Questions & Answers
June 1, 2017 Letter to State Department regarding recommendations as to the importance of the US Office of Global Criminal Justice, and United States/International Criminal Court policy
Nov. 5, 2016 The First Cultural Heritage & Al Qaeda Case Before The International Criminal Court: Questions and Answers (Nov. 5, 2016)
Nov. 14, 2016 The Death Penalty Under the International Criminal Court’s Complementarity Regime: Questions and Answers” (ABILA, ICC Committee) (Nov. 14, 2016)
Nov. 3, 2015 Libya & The International Criminal Court--Questions and Answers: The Libyan Death Sentences Against Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi and Abdullah Al-Senussi & The ICC's Admissibility Rulings
Dec. 8, 2014 Questions and Answers on the Kenyan Cases At the International Criminal Court and the African Union's Position As To Them
July 24, 2013 Letter to State Department regarding recommendations as to United States/International Criminal Court policy
March 13, 2012 Letter to member states of the United Nations Security Council urging referral of the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court's Prosecutor
Dec. 12, 2011 United States Deployment of Military Advisers To Apprehend Members of the Lord's Resistance Army: Questions & Answers (December 2011)
Dec. 12, 2011 Potential Ramifications of Palestinian Statehood on International Criminal Court Prosecution of Crimes in Gaza: Questions & Answers (December 2011)
Dec. 12, 2011 Libya and the International Criminal Court Questions & Answers About the Arrest Warrants Against Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi and Abdullah Al-Senussi (December 2011)
Jan. 1, 2011 The Crime of Aggression: The New Amendment Explained. Questions and Answers. (January 2011)
Dec. 6, 2010 Letter to War Crimes Ambassador, Stephen J. Rapp and Legal Advisor Harold Koh: Recommendations for future U.S. policy towards the ICC (December 6, 2010)
March 19, 2010 Letter to War Crimes Ambassador, Stephen J. Rapp and Legal Advisor Harold Koh: Recommendations to the Administration regarding its approach (March 19, 2010)
March 12, 2010 Letter to War Crimes Ambassador, Stephen J. Rapp and Legal Advisor Harold Koh: Recommendations for future U.S. policy towards the ICC (March 12, 2010)
June 15, 1998 Model Draft Statute for the International Criminal Court Based on the Preparatory Committee’s Text to the Diplomatic Conference, Rome, June 15-July 17, 1998 [Originally prepared by the Permanent International Criminal Court Committee], 1999-2000 Proc
Jan. 1, 1997 Report on Jurisdiction, Definition of Crimes, and Complementarity [Originally prepared by the Permanent International Criminal Court Committee], 1997-1998 Proceedings of the American Branch of the International Law Association 253, available at: http
Dec. 31, 1996 Brief report on the issues the committee plans to address for the draft statute, 1995-1996 Proceedings of the American Branch of the International Law Association 76, available at:
March 25, 2019

Statement by the American Branch of the International Law Association International Criminarl Court Committee

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