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Status of Small Quantities Protocols

Small Quantities Protocols Amendments - Status as of 21 December 2018

Unformatted text: States that have revised their SQP.

Bold text: States that have an SQP based on the original SQP text.

Italicised States: States that have signed NPT safeguards agreements with SQPs but not brought them into force.

 StateLetter sentAmended
1Afghanistan12-Dec-0528-Jan-16
2Andorra14-Dec-0524-Apr-13
3Antigua and Barbuda24-Aug-065-Mar-12
4Bahamas24-Aug-0625-Jul-07
5Barbados24-Aug-06 
6Belize12-Dec-05 
7Benin12-Dec-0515-Apr-08
8Bhutan14-Dec-05 
9Bolivia, Plurinational State of1-Sep-06 
10Brunei Darussalam15-Dec-05 
11Burkina Faso12-Dec-0518-Feb-08
12Cambodia12-Dec-0516-Jul-14
13Cameroon12-Dec-05 
14Cabo Verde12-Dec-0527-Mar-06
15Costa Rica1-Sep-0612-Jan-07
16Croatia15-Dec-05  
17Cyprus15-Dec-05 
18Dominica15-Dec-05 
19Dominican Republic1-Sep-0611-Oct-06
20Ecuador13-Dec-067-Apr-06
21El Salvador1-Sep-0610-Jun-11
22Ethiopia12-Dec-05 
23Fiji10-Dec-05 
24France24-Apr-12 
25Gabon12-Dec-0530-Oct-13
26Gambia15-Dec-0517-Oct-11
27Grenada24-Aug-06 
28Guatemala1-Sep-0626-Apr-11
29Guyana24-Aug-06 
30Haiti1-Sep-06 
31Holy See5-Sep-0611-Sep-06
32Honduras11-Sep-0620-Sep-07
33Iceland12-Dec-0515-Mar-10
34Ireland14-Dec-05 
35Kiribati14-Dec-05 
36Kuwait15-Dec-0526-Jul-13
37Kyrgyzstan15-Dec-05 
38Lao People's Democratic Republic12-Dec-05 
39Lebanon14-Dec-055-Sep-07
40Lesotho15-Dec-058-Sep-09
41Madagascar12-Dec-0529-May-08
42Malawi12-Dec-0529-Feb-08
43Maldives12-Dec-05 
44Mali12-Dec-0518-Apr-06
45Malta15-Dec-05 
46Mauritania14-Dec-0520-Mar-13
47Mauritius8-Dec-0526-Sep-08
48Monaco12-Dec-0527-Nov-08
49Mongolia14-Dec-05 
50Myanmar15-Dec-05 
51Namibia12-Dec-05 
52Nauru15-Dec-05 
53Nepal15-Dec-05 
54Netherlands311-Dec-06 
55New Zealand6-Jun-0624-Feb-14
56Nicaragua1-Sep-0612-Jun-09
57Oman14-Dec-05 
58Palau9-Dec-0515-Mar-06
59Panama1-Sep-064-Mar-11
60Papua New Guinea9-Dec-05 
61Paraguay41-Sep-0617-Jul-18
62Republic of Moldova14-Dec-051-Sep-11
63Saint Kitts and Nevis24-Aug-0619-Aug-16
64Saint Lucia14-Dec-05 
65Saint Vincent and the Grenadines15-Dec-05 
66Samoa9-Dec-05 
67San Marino14-Dec-0513-May-11
68Saudi Arabia12-Dec-05 
69Senegal12-Dec-056-Jan-10
70Seychelles8-Dec-0531-Oct-06
71Sierra Leone12-Dec-05 
72Singapore12-Dec-0531-Mar-08
73Solomon Islands9-Dec-05 
74Sudan5-Dec-05 
75Suriname24-Aug-06 
76Swaziland14-Dec-0523-Jul-10
77The Former Yugoslav Rep. of Macedonia12-Apr-069-Jul-09
78Togo12-Dec-058-Oct-15
79Tonga12-Dec-053-Apr-18
80Trinidad and Tobago24-Aug-06 
81Tuvalu8-Dec-05 
82Uganda8-Dec-0524-Jun-09
83United Kingdom24-Apr-12 
84United Republic of Tanzania5-Dec-0510-Jun-09
85United States of America211-Dec-063-Jul-18
86Yemen12-Dec-05 
87Zambia2-Dec-05 
88Zimbabwe5-Dec-0531-Aug-11
 Total 88 46

Conclusion of Small Quantities Protocols According to the Modified Small Quantities Protocols Standardized Text - Status as of 21 December 2018

Unformatted text: States that have revised their SQP.

Italicised States: States that have signed NPT safeguards agreements with SQPs but not brought them into force.

 StateBoard of Governors ApprovalSignedIn force
1Angola3-Mar-1028-Apr-1028-Apr-10
2Bahrain11-Sep-0719-Sep-0710-May-09
3Burundi13-Jun-0727-Sep-0727-Sep-07
4Central African Republic7-Mar-067-Sep-097-Sep-09
5Chad22-Nov-0715-Sep-0913-May-10
6Comoros16-Jun-05 (old text)13-Dec-05 (new text)20-Jan-09
7 Congo8-Sep-0913-Apr-1028-Oct-11
8Djibouti3-Mar-0927-May-1026-May-15
9Equatorial Guinea13-Jun-86  
10Guinea8-Jun-1113-Dec-11 
11Guinea-Bissau6-Mar-1221-Jun-13 
12Kenya8-Sep-0918-Sep-0918-Sep-09
13Liberia8-Jun-16 25-Sep-1710-Dec-18
14Micronesia, Federated States of21-Apr-1501-Jun-15 
15Montenegro13-Jun-0726-May-0804-Mar-11
16Mozambique22-Nov-0708-Jul-1001-Mar-11
17 Palestine 7-Mar-18  
18Qatar24-Sep-0819-Jan-0921-Jan-09
19Rwanda16-Jun-0918-Nov-0917-May-10
20Timor-Leste11-Sep-076-Oct-09 
21Vanuatu8-Sep-0921-May-1321-May-13
 Total 21 1915

Small Quantities Protocols Rescission - Status as of 21 December 2018

Unformatted text: States that have revised their SQP.

Bold text: States that have an SQP based on the original SQP text.

 StateLetter sentRescinded
1Azerbaijan19-Jun-1515-Jul-15
2Ghana09-Oct-0624-Feb-12
3Jamaica09-Oct-0615-Dec-06
4Jordan14-Dec-0524-Apr-15
5Lithuania10-Oct-06 
6Malaysia09-Jun-0628-Nov-18
7Morocco10-Oct-0615-Nov-07
8Nigeria10-Oct-0614-Aug-12
9Syrian Arab Republic09-Oct-06 
10Tajikistan29-Jun-096-Nov-15
11 United Arab Emirates1 6-Mar-17  
 Total 118

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1 SQP is no longer operational.
2 SQP to the safeguards agreement is pursuant to Protocol I to the Tlatelolco Treaty.
3 SQP to the safeguards agreement is pursuant to the NPT and Protocol I to the Tlatelolco Treaty.
4 The State has agreed to the SQP amendments, which will enter into force when its constitutional requirements for entry into force have been met.

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