Montreal Protocol 2014 to Enter Into Force

The Montreal Protocol 2014 (MP14) will finally enter into force on 1 January 2020, following the ratification of the Protocol by Nigeria on 26 November 2019 – being the 22nd state to do so.

The Protocol to Amend the Convention on Offences and Certain Other Acts Committed on Board Aircraft is a global treaty designed to strengthen the powers of states to prosecute unruly passengers, closing legal gaps existing under the Tokyo Convention 1963.