505. General Assembly: functions and powers.

The General Assembly1 may discuss any matters within the scope of the Charter of the United Nations2 or relating to the powers and functions of any United Nations organs and may make recommendations to the member states3 or the Security Council4 on such questions or matters5. It may discuss any question relating to the maintenance of international peace and security6. Such questions may be brought before the General Assembly by any member state and non-member state, or by the Security Council; and the General Assembly may make recommendations with regard to any such question7. Further, the General Assembly may