Paris Peace Treaty Section 27 Paragraph 2
10 February 1947
The Treaty stipulated that Jews persecuted during World War II would receive compensation either directly or, if they or their heirs were deceased or missing, through organisations representing them. This provision of the Peace Treaty was not implemented by Hungary until 1997.
Treaty of Peace with Hungary, February 10, 1947, 61 Stat. 2065, TIAS 1651, ratified by Law No. XVIII of July 25, 1947. Hatalyos Jogszabalyok Gyujtemenye Collection of Legal Provisions in Force, Volume 6, at 14 ff.