Bolivia - OPCAT Ratification

Opcat status

OPCAT Ratification May 23, 2006
UNCAT Ratification April 12, 1999
NPM Designated

Service for the Prevention of Torture

NPM Type

New Specialised Institution

NPM Legal Framework

Law N° 474 (30 December 2013)

Decree N° 2082 implementing the NPM Law (20 August 2014)


Bolivia ratified the OPCAT on 23 May 2006. This ratification, together with Honduras on the same day, led to the OPCAT’s entry into force on 22 June 2006.