Contracting Parties > Patent Cooperation Treaty > Romania
December 28, 1970
April 23, 1979
Entry into force
July 23, 1979
Declarations, reservations etc.
With the declaration provided for in Article 64(5).
Declaration made upon ratification:
"The Socialist Republic of Romania considers that the maintenance in a state of dependency of certain territories, to which the provisions of Article 62(3) and (4) of the Patent Cooperation Treaty refer, does not comply with the Charter of the Untied Nations nor with the documents adopted by the United Nations as regards the granting of independence to colonial countries and peoples, including the Declaration on Principles of International Law concerning Friendly Relations and Cooperation among States in accordance with the Charter of the United Nations, unanimously adopted by United Nations General Assembly Resolution No. 2625 (XXV) of October 24, 1970, which solemnly proclaims the duty of States to promote realization of the principle of equal rights and self-determination of peoples in order to bring a speedy end to colonialism." (Translation)
Signature and ratification by the Socialist Republic of Romania.