Reservation of the United States with respect to the
Montevideo Convention on the Rights and Duties of States
26 December 1933
A reservation by the United States was directly
attached to the Montevideo Convention signed 26 December
1933; Senate advice and consent to ratification was given, with a reservation, on 15 June
1934; The Convention was ratified by the President of the United States, with a
reservation, on 29 June 1934; Ratification of the United States deposited with the Pan
American Union 13 July 1934; The Convention entered into force on 26 December 1934; and
was proclaimed by the President of the United States 18 January 1935; Article 8 was
reaffirmed by protocol of 23 December 23 1936.
Peru and Brazil also issued a reservation
that was attached to the Convention.