Contracting Parties > Patent Cooperation Treaty > Russian Federation
|Signature||December 23, 1970|
|Ratification||December 29, 1977|
|Entry into force||March 29, 1978|
Declarations, Reservations etc.With the declaration provided for in Article 64(5).
Declaration made upon ratification:
"The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics deems it necessary to declare that the provisions of paragraph (3) of Article 62 of this Treaty, providing the Contracting States with the possibility of extending the effects of this Treaty to the territories for the external relations of which they are responsible, are outdated and contradictory to the Declaration of the General Assembly of the United Nations on the granting of independence to colonial countries and peoples (Resolution 1514 (XV) of December 14, 1960)." (Translation)
Additional InformationSignature and ratification by the Soviet Union. Notification of continuation by the Russian Federation: January 20, 1992, with effect from December 25, 1991.