Supervision over the HPO has changed
Pursuant to Article 1 of Decree 6/2008. (V. 14.) ME of the Prime Minister's Office amending Decree 8/2006. (XII. 23.) ME on the designation of ministers supervising the government offices, the right of supervision over the Hungarian Patent Office shall be exercised by the minister without portfolio responsible for research and development. The Decree entered into force on 15 May 2008.