Statute, Articles 65 and 66; Rules of Court, Part IV
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paragraph 404 in volume 3, chapter 30, Advisory Proceedings

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The procedural code for advisory proceedings is set out in Article 65, paragraph 2 and Article 66 of the Statute, supplemented by Part IV, Articles 102 to 109, of the Rules of Court. These are a mixture of substantive and procedural rules, together with administrative functions imposed on the Registry.1

Article 96 of the UN Charter

The General Assembly or the Security Council may request the International Court of Justice to give an advisory opinion on any legal question.
Other organs of the United Nat…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Statute, Articles 65 and 66; Rules of Court, Part IV”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 17 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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