Article 50 – Financial Regulations - The European Patent Convention, Convention on the Grant of European Patents – (European Patent Convention), Part I – General and institutional provisions, Chapter V – Financial provisions
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The Financial Regulations shall lay down in particular:
the arrangements relating to the establishment and implementation of the budget and for the rendering and auditing of accounts;
the method and procedure whereby the payments and contributions provided for in Article 37 and the advances provided for in Article 41 are to be made available to the Organisation by the Contracting States;
the rules concerning the responsibilities of authorising and accounting officers and the arrangements for their supervision;