JAPAN/EU – Japanese Parliament paves way for ratification of Hague Convention on Child Abduction

Convention should be ratified by March 2014

Japan is assured of ratifying the Hague Convention on Child Abduction by March 2014 after the Lower House of the Japanese Parliament approved the necessary billon 22nd May.

A central authority will be set up in the Foreign Ministry.

For a fuller report in The Japan Times, please click here.

 

SOURCE: Family Law Week

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