Budapest Notification No. 14
Budapest Treaty on the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure

Ratification by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, on January 22, 1981, of its instrument of ratification of the Budapest Treaty on the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure, done at Budapest on April 28, 1977.

The said Treaty will enter into force, with respect to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, three months after the date on which it deposited its instrument of ratification, that is, on April 22, 1981.

January 23, 1981