Minister of Foreign Affairs
of 18 July 2003. December 1985
on the agreement on cooperation in the field of creation and use of reference
materials of the Council for mutual economic assistance
On 5 July 2004. July 1985 in Berlin was signed the agreement on cooperation in the
making and use of reference materials, the Council of mutual
economic assistance. Agreement entered into force, pursuant to article
15 day 3. October 1985 and entered into force on this day and for
The Czechoslovak Socialist Republic.
Czech translation of the agreement shall be published at the same time.
Ing. Now in r.
cooperation in the field of creation and use of reference materials of the Council
mutual economic assistance
The Government of the people's Republic of Bulgaria, the Hungarian people's Republic, Vietnam
the Socialist Republic, the German Democratic Republic, the Cuban
Republic, the Mongolian people's Republic, the Polish people's Republic, the Union of
Soviet Socialist Republics and Czechoslovak Socialist
Republic, called on the parties,
being guided by the principles of cooperation between the Member States of the COMECON and the tasks of the
arising from a comprehensive programme of further deepening and
improving the cooperation and development of socialist economic integration
COMECON Member States as well as the long-term target programs for cooperation
COMECON Member States,
considering that the creation and use of reference materials
composition and properties of substances and materials in the COMECON Member States shall take
the growing importance of security for the production and control of metrological
the quality of products in different sectors of the national economy, as well as in the
scientific research and other spheres of activity,
Recognizing the effectiveness of closer cooperation to ensure consistency and
the credibility of the measurement of the composition and properties of substances and materials within the Member
States COMECON, and desiring to strengthen the acquired positive in this area
experience of mutual cooperation, as well as the experience gained
individual Member States COMECON,
Desiring to ensure the complete satisfaction of the needs of their States in the
reference materials, substances and materials,
having regard to the Statute of the Council of mutual reference material
agree on the following:
The Contracting Parties shall ensure cooperation in the development of reference materials
COMECON (RM COMECON) and their use in economic and scientific and technological
the cooperation of COMECON Member States under the conditions specified in this agreement.
The Contracting Parties shall entrust the obligations arising under this agreement
the national authorities listed in the annex, to ensure the implementation of the work on the
the formation of RM also performs in the COMECON and its States coordination function and monitor
the progress of the work on creating and using RM COMECON.
On the amendment referred to the national authorities the relevant Contracting Party shall promptly
shall inform the other Contracting Parties through the depositary of the agreement.
The Contracting Parties agree that the coordination, planning and methodological management of the
the work on the formation of RM COMECON, as well as the monitoring of the implementation of this agreement will be
take place in the framework of the Permanent Commission for cooperation in the area of the COMECON
normalization on the basis of the programmes approved by the Commission.
The Contracting Parties agree that the approval of RM COMECON carries out Permanent
the Commission for cooperation in the area of the COMECON normalization.
The national authorities of the Contracting Parties undertake to collaborate on the creation and
using RM COMECON in the framework of this agreement in accordance with the requirements of COMECON,
normative documents for standardization and other COMECON normative
COMECON documents and taking into account the relevant international documents,
that have a relationship to the subject matter of the agreement.
Creating RM COMECON takes place by developing a new RM COMECON or on
the basis of national interested Member States COMECON RM with
taking into account the needs of cooperation. While such forms will be used
cooperation, such as coordination, cooperation (under the treaties and contracts)
or other form, which recognise the States parties to the agreement as appropriate.
Mutual accounts for scientific and technological work shall be determined in accordance with the
the applicable recommendations of the competent organs of COMECON.
The costs of travel and stay of specialists in the State-the organizer of work on
carrying out the tasks related to the creation and the attestation shall be borne by the national SOVIET of RM
authority or organization Contracting Party sending specialists.
If you perform work requiring from each of the two participating parties
equivalent costs may stay under the arrangement between specialists
the competent authorities of those parties take place on the basis of bezdevizové
of the Exchange.
RM supplies COMECON will take place on the basis of the "general terms and conditions
for the supply of goods between organisations in the Member States of the COMECON (VDP COMECON
1968/1975 in the Newsroom 1979) ".
Price RM COMECON will determine in accordance with the principles applicable in the framework of the
The use of reference materials of the SOVIET in the process of economic and
Scientific and technological cooperation, secures the national authority or organization
the Contracting Parties, a reference to them in the standards, as well as in the COMECON concluded
agreements and contracts (contracts).
RM COMECON are used in the national economy of the Contracting Parties in accordance
with their national law.
The national authority of the contracting parties can express their abstention on the formation or
the use of each RM COMECON or change the previous decision on the
non-participation in the creation or use of a particular RM COMECON way
written about awareness from the national authorities of the Contracting Parties.
Declaration on non-participation in the creation or use of a particular RM with COMECON
without prejudice to the obligations arising from the agreements and treaties concluded previously
(contracts), in which references to the RM COMECON.
The legal protection and use of inventions, utility models and industrial designs, and
of trade marks is governed by the Treaty on the legal protection of inventions,
industrial and utility models and trademarks in the implementation
Economic and scientific and technological cooperation "of 12 December. April 1973.
Questions of legal protection, which are not covered by the abovementioned Agreement,
addresses of competent authorities of the Contracting Parties.
This agreement shall not affect the rights and obligations for the Contracting Parties
from other international agreements concluded by them.
This agreement shall surrender to the custody of the Secretariat of the Council of mutual
economic assistance, who will perform the functions of depositary of this agreement.
The depositary shall transmit certified copies of this agreement to all the Contracting Parties and also
is informed of all the notifications and applications received.
This agreement shall enter into force between the Contracting Parties, which
signature without reservation of approval, 90 days after its signing.
For Contracting Parties which sign this agreement, subject to an additional
approval, the agreement shall enter into force 90 days after the announced
the depositary of their approval of the agreement.
This agreement may be supplemented or amended with the consent of all the
of the Contracting Parties. Proposals for additions and amendments shall be sent to the depositary.
The additions and amendments shall be made in the form of the Protocol, which shall enter into force on
in accordance with the provisions of article 15 of this agreement.
If a disputes arise related to the execution of this agreement, will be addressed after
the agreement between the agents of the parties.
This agreement is concluded for an unlimited period of time.
Any Contracting Party may denounce this agreement by written notification of this
fact, to the depositary.
Notice of termination of the agreement shall enter into force 12 months after the date of receipt of the
by the depositary.
Termination of this Agreement shall not affect the obligations arising from the agreements and contracts
(contracts) closed to the implementation of this agreement.
To this agreement, with the consent of the Contracting Parties may join other States
as a written request to the depositary of the agreement.
The accession shall enter into force on the date of the depositary with the
approval from all Contracting Parties.
Made in Berlin on 5 December. July 1985 in one copy in the Russian language.
For the Government of the people's Republic of Bulgaria:
N. Kalčev in r.
The Government of the Hungarian people's Republic:
D. Beledi in r.
For the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam:
Doan Phuong in r.
For the Government of the German Democratic Republic:
H. Lilies in r.
For the Government of the Republic of Cuba:
A. Henriquez in r.
For the Government of the Mongolian people's Republic:
O. v. r Sampil.
For the Government of the Polish people's Republic:
B. Adamski in r.
For the Government of the Socialist Republic of, subject to:
G. Kostya in r.
For the Government of Union of Soviet Socialist Republics:
G. Kolmogorov in r.
For the Government of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic:
T. Hill v. r.
A list of the
the national authorities of the Contracting Parties, which are responsible for ensuring the
the work on the formation of RM and the coordination functions of COMECON also and monitoring
the progress of work under the agreement
The people's Republic of Bulgaria
The State Committee for science and technical progress
Main Administration for Standardization
The Hungarian people's Republic
The State Office for metrology
The Socialist Republic
State Agency for Standardization, metrology and quality
The German Democratic Republic
The Bureau of standards, metrology and testing products
The Council of Ministers of the GDR
The Cuban Republic
The State Committee for Standardization
The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cuba
Mongolian people's Republic
The State Committee for prices and standardisation
Polish people's Republic
Polish Committee for Standardization, measurement and quality
The Romanian Socialist Republic
General State inspection for quality control of products
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
The USSR State Committee for standards
Czechoslovak Socialist Republic
The authority for standardization and measurement