United Nations Security Council Resolution 14

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UN Security Council
Resolution 14
Date December 16 1946
Meeting no. 84
Code S/RES/14 (Document)
Subject Terms of elected members and rotating presidency of the Council
Voting summary
9 voted for
None voted against
2 abstained
Result Adopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members

United Nations Security Council Resolution 14, adopted on December 16, 1946, changed the rules of procedure so that the terms of the rotating presidency of the Council would correspond with the calendar year. Additionally, the terms of elected members of the Security Council were decided to commence on January 1 and end on December 31.

The resolution was adopted with 9 votes, with abstentions from the Soviet Union and United States.

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