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RUSSIAN FEDERATION Federal Act concerning the accession of the Russian Federation to the UNIDROIT Convention on international financial leasing adopted by the State Duma on January 16, 1998 the year approved by the Federation Council January 28, 1998 year Article 1. Join on behalf of the Russian Federation to the UNIDROIT Convention on international financial leasing from May 28, 1988 onwards with the following statement: "the Russian Federation, in accordance with article 20 the UNIDROIT Convention on international financial leasing claims that instead of the provisions of paragraph 3 of article 8 of the Convention, it will apply the rules of their civil legislation."
Article 2. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
The President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin, Kremlin, Moscow, N 16 February 8, 1998-FZ
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