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Law No. 66 of 1963 on Customs Law (as amended up to Law No. 95 of 2005)

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Year of current version:2005
Date of entry into force of original text:June 21, 2005
Date of Text (Enacted):June 13, 1963
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Other, Trademarks
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Customs Law incorporates all amendments from 1976 to 2005 (Law No. 95/2005).
Article 19 of the Customs Law states, inter alia, that the origin of goods should be the country of their production whether they are agricultural or natural crops or industrial products.
Article 50 provides that after the registration of statement, the customs shall inspect the goods and control if their type, value and origin correspond to the certificate and relevant documents.
Article 57 specifies that in case a litigation arises between customs department and the concerned party on the type, origin or value of the goods, the dispute shall be referred to an arbitration.
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Arabic

القانون رقم 66 لعام 1963بشأن الجمارك بصيغته المعدلة إلى غاية القانون رقم 95 لسنة 2005 القانون رقم 66 لعام 1963بشأن الجمارك بصيغته المعدلة إلى غاية القانون رقم 95 لسنة 2005, Complete document (pdf) [140 KB]

English

Law No. 66 of 1963 on Customs Law (as amended up to Law No. 95 of 2005) Law No. 66 of 1963 on Customs Law (as amended up to Law No. 95 of 2005), Complete document (pdf) [137 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:EG049

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