Index of "1995 Treaty Actions" ||
Index of "Treaties and Legal Issues" ||
Electronic Research Collections Index ||
U.S. Department of State
95/11/02 Treaty Actions
Office of the Legal Advisor
Convention on the rights of the child. Done at New York Nov. 20, 1989.
Entered into force Sept. 2, 19901.
Accession: Singapore, Oct. 5, 1995; Tuvalu, Sept. 22, 1995.
Berne convention for the protection of literary and artistic works of
Sept. 9, 1886, revised at Paris July 24, 1971 and amended in 1979.
Entered into force for the U.S. Mar. 1, 1989. [Senate] Treaty Doc. 99-
Accessions: Haiti, Oct. 11, 1995; Turkey, Oct. 1, 1995.
Amendment No. 4 to the memorandum of understanding of Dec. 9, 1980,
concerning the EURO-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training (ENJJPT) Program.
Signed at Brussels, Ottawa, Copenhagen, Bonn, Ankara, The Hague, Oslo,
London, Athens, Rome, Lisbon, Madrid, and Washington Mar. 17, 29, and
30, Apr. 27, June 16, and 30, July 27, and Sept. 19, 1995. Entered into
force Sept. 19, 1995.
Signatures: U.S., Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Italy, the
Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
Articles of agreement of the International Finance Corporation. Done at
Washington May 25, 1955. Entered into force July 20, 1956. TIAS 3620; 7
Acceptance: Bahrain, Sept. 22, 1995.
Convention abolishing the requirement of legalization for foreign public
documents, with annex. Done at The Hague, Oct. 5, 1961. Entered into
force Jan. 24, 1965; for the U.S. Oct. 15, 1981. TIAS 10072; 33 UST 883.
Accession: El Salvador, Sept. 14, 1995.
Convention on psychotropic substances. Done at Vienna Feb. 21, 1971.
Entered into force Aug. 16, 1976; for the U.S., July 15, 1980. TIAS
9725; 32 UST 543.
Accession: Swaziland, Oct. 3, 1995.
United Nations convention against illicit traffic in narcotic drugs and
psychotropic substances, with annex and final act. Done at Vienna Dec.
20, 1988. Entered into force Nov. 11, 1990. [Senate] Treaty Doc. 101-4.
Accessions: Haiti, Sept. 18, 1995; Swaziland, Oct. 3, 1995.
North Atlantic Treaty-Multinational Reaction Forces
Memorandum of understanding among the United States, Belgium, Canada,
Denmark, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal,
Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers
Europe (SHAPE) on the establishment and operation of the International
Planning and Coordinating Staff for the multi-national Reaction Forces
(Air) of NATO-Reaction Forces Air Staff. Signed at Casteau July 20, 24,
25, and 28, and Aug. 1, 10, and 15, 1995. Entered into force Aug. 15,
International convention for the protection of new varieties of plants
of Dec. 2, 1961, as revised. Done at Geneva Oct. 23, 1978. Entered into
force Nov. 8, 1981. TIAS 10199; 33 UST 2703.
Accessions: Portugal, Sept. 14, 1995; Ukraine, Oct. 3, 19952.
Strasbourg agreement concerning the international patent classification.
Done at Strasbourg Mar. 24, 1971. Entered into force Oct. 7, 1975. TIAS
8140; 26 UST 1793.
Accession: Turkey, Oct. 1, 1995.
Patent cooperation treaty, with regulations. Done at Washington June 19,
1970. Entered into force Jan. 24, 1978. TIAS 8733; 38 UST 7645.
Accessions: Azerbaijan, Sept. 25, 1995; Turkey, Oct. 1, 1995.
Convention establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization.
Done at Stockholm July 14, 1967. Entered into force Apr. 26, 1970; for
the U.S. Aug. 25, 1970. TIAS 6932; 21 UST 1749.
Accession: Azerbaijan, Sept. 25, 1995.
Nice agreement concerning the international classification of goods and
services for purposes of the registration of marks of June 15, 1957,
as revised. Done at Geneva May 13, 1977, as amended Sept. 28, 1979.
Entered into force Feb. 6, 1979; for the U.S. Feb. 29, 1984.
Accessions: Cuba, Sept. 26, 19952; Turkey, Oct. 1, 1995.
Convention of Paris for the protection of industrial property of Mar.
20, 1883, as revised. Done at Stockholm July 14, 1967. Entered into
force Apr. 26, 1970; for the U.S. Sept. 5, 1970; except for Arts. 1-12
which entered into force May 19, 1970; for the U.S., Aug. 25, 1973. TIAS
6923, 7727; 21 UST 1583, 24 UST 2140.
Accession: Azerbaijan, Sept. 25, 1995.
Constitution of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization,
with annexes. Done at Vienna Apr. 8. 1979. Entered into force June 21,
Accession: Cambodia, Sept. 18, 1995.
Agreement regarding the application of their competition and deceptive
marketing practices laws. Signed at Washington and Ottawa Aug. 1, and 3,
1995. Entered into force Aug. 3, 1995.
Agreement on the establishment of a mediation procedure regarding the
Pacific Salmon Treaty (TIAS 11091). Signed at Montreal Sept. 11, 1995.
Entered into force Sept. 11, 1995.
Agreement concerning final benefits to certain United States nationals
who were victims of National Socialist measures of persecution, with
exchange of notes. Signed at Bonn Sept. 19, 1995. Entered into force
Sept. 19, 1995.
Agreement regarding the consolidation, reduction, and re-scheduling of
certain debts owed to, guaranteed by, or insured by the United States
Government and its agencies, with annexes. Signed at Port-au-Prince Aug.
7, 1995. Entered into force Sept. 7, 1995.
Basic exchange and cooperative agreement for topographic mapping,
nautical and aeronautical charting and information, geodesy and
geophysics, digital data and related mapping, charting and geodesy
materials, with glossary. Signed at Comayaguela and Fairfax, Aug. 24,
and Sept. 5, 1995. Entered into force Sept. 5, 1995.
Air transport agreement, with annexes. Signed at Washington June 14,
1995. Entered into force Oct. 12, 1995.
Agreement concerning cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations
to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program. Effected by exchange of
notes at Washington Aug. 29, 1995. Entered into force Aug. 29, 1995.
Agreement regarding the reduction of certain debts owed to, guaranteed
by, or insured by the Government of the United States and its agencies,
with annexes. Signed at Amman Sept. 25, 1995. Entered into force Sept.
Protocol that modifies the agreement of Nov. 9, 1989, for the exchange
of information with respect to taxes. Signed at Mexico Sept. 8, 1994.
Additional protocol that modifies the convention of Sept. 18, 1992, for
the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion
with respect to taxes on income. Signed at Mexico Sept. 8, 1994. Entered
into force Oct. 26, 1995.
Agreement amending the agreement of Aug. 13, 1993, regarding the
consolidation and rescheduling of certain debts owed to, guaranteed by,
or insured by the United States Government and its agency. Effected by
exchange of notes at Maputo July 13, and Aug. 31, 1995. Entered into
force Aug. 31, 1995.
Memorandum of understanding concerning scientific and technical
cooperation in the earth sciences, with annexes. Signed at Reston and
Windhoek July 27, and Aug. 23, 1995. Entered into force Aug. 23, 1995.
NATO AEW&C Programme Management Organization Agreement concerning the
cooperative production of radar system improvements for the E-3
aircraft. Signed at Hanscom AFB and Washington Aug. 3, and 11, 1995.
Entered into force Aug. 11, 1995.
Protocol amending Article VIII of the convention of Apr. 29, 1948, with
respect to taxes on income and certain other taxes as applicable to the
Netherlands Antilles. Signed at Washington Oct. 10, 1995. Enters into
force upon the later of June 30, 1996 or the exchange of instruments of
ratification. If Protocol has not entered into force prior to Jan. 1,
1997, it shall not enter into force.
Memorandum of understanding concerning the provision of helicopters for
the purpose of more effectively combating the illicit production and
trafficking of drugs and other international criminal activities, with
general provisions. Signed at Washington Sept. 6, 1995. Entered into
force Sept. 6, 1995.
Agreement for the transmission and payment of postal money orders.
Signed at Washington and Lima Aug. 21, and Sept. 8, 1995. Entered into
force Dec. 1, 1995.
Agreement regarding the rescheduling of certain debts owed to or
guaranteed by the United States Government, with annexes. Signed at
Washington Oct. 9, 1995. Enters into force following signature and
receipt by the Russian Federation of written notice from the U.S. that
all necessary U.S. domestic legal requirements have been fulfilled.
Agreement for cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to
Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program, with appendices. Signed at
Stockholm Aug. 23, 1995. Entered into force Aug. 23, 1995.
Convention for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of
fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income, with exchange of
letters. Signed at Stockholm Sept. 1, 1994. Entered into force Oct. 26,
Agreement on the exchange of military personnel between the U.S. Navy
and the Swiss Air Force and Anti-Aircraft Command. Signed at Bern and
Washington July 5, and Aug. 17, 1995. Entered into force Aug. 17, 1995.
Cooperative service agreement for the contribution of personnel to the
International Tribunal for Rwanda, with annexes. Signed at New York
Sept. 6, 1995. Entered into force Sept. 6, 1995.
1 Not in force for the U.S.
2 With declaration.
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