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Legal Texts Relevant to Genetic Resources


IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
May 19, 1995The National Environment Act

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
December 1, 2004The National Environment (Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit Sharing) Regulations, 2005

IP Legal Literature

Date of TextTitle
June 2007Guidelines for Accessing Genetic Resources And Benefit Sharing In Uganda

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