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Penal Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 19/2009)

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Timor-Leste

Year of current version:2009
Date of entry into force of original text:June 7, 2009
Date of Text (Enacted):March 30, 2009
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:For provisions concerning intellectual property, see Articles 184(2) and 268.

Date of entry into force: see Article 3 of the Decree-Law for further details.
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Penal Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 19/2009) Penal Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 19/2009), Complete document (pdf) [422 KB]

Portuguese

Código Penal (aprovado pelo Decreto-Lei No. 19/2009) Código Penal (aprovado pelo Decreto-Lei No. 19/2009), Complete document (pdf) [879 KB]

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