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Finnmark Act (Act No. 85 of June 17, 2005 relating to Legal Relations and Management of Land and Natural Resources in the County of Finnmark)

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Year of current version:2005
Date of entry into force of original text:June 17, 2005
Date of Text (Enacted):June 17, 2005
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Traditional Knowledge (TK)
Notes:Section 1 provides: 'The purpose of the Act is to facilitate the management of land and natural resources in the county of Finnmark in a balanced and ecologically sustainable manner for the benefit of the residents of the county and particularly as a basis for Sami culture, reindeer husbandry, use of non-cultivated areas, commercial activity and social life.'
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Finnmark Act (Act No. 85 of June 17, 2005 relating to Legal Relations and Management of Land and Natural Resources in the County of Finnmark) Finnmark Act (Act No. 85 of June 17, 2005 relating to Legal Relations and Management of Land and Natural Resources in the County of Finnmark), Complete document (pdf) [113 KB]

Norwegian

Lov 2005-06-17 nr 85: Lov om rettsforhold og forvaltning av grunn og naturressurser i Finnmark fylke (finnmarksloven) Lov 2005-06-17 nr 85: Lov om rettsforhold og forvaltning av grunn og naturressurser i Finnmark fylke (finnmarksloven), Complete document (pdf) [180 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:NO110

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