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paragraph 99 in volume 1, chapter 7, The Registrar and the Registry

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In application of Article 21, paragraph 2, of the Statute, the Court has assumed the power to appoint a Deputy-Registrar.1 Article 23 of the Rules provides that the Court shall elect a Deputy-Registrar. The provisions of Article 22 apply to the election and term of office of the Deputy-Registrar. By Article 24, paragraph 2, the Deputy-Registrar makes a similar declaration to that of the Registrar at a meeting of the Court before taking up the…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Deputy-Registrar”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 18 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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