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Law No. 1564/1985 on the Organization of Production and Marketing of Propagating Material of Plant Species

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Year of current version:1999
Date of entry into force of original text:July 26, 1985
Date of Text (Enacted):July 23, 1985
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Plant Variety Protection
Notes:
The WTO notification states:
'The Law contains provisions governing the protection of the rights of plant varieties creators. The actual implementation of the Article 8 depends on the issuing of Presidential Decrees (paragraphs 10 and 11) regarding the content and properties of plant varieties, the criteria for selection, the issuing of relevant plant variety certificates and other procedural issues.'

The English version of the law contains only Article 8 of the Law.
The Greek version is drawn from the Database of Legal Information of the Athens Bar Association, ISOKRATIS and is an unofficial consolidation.
Available Texts: 
English

Law No. 1564/1985 on the Organization of Production and Marketing of Propagating Material of Plant Species Law No. 1564/1985 on the Organization of Production and Marketing of Propagating Material of Plant Species, Complete document (pdf) [16 KB] Law No. 1564/1985 on the Organization of Production and Marketing of Propagating Material of Plant Species, Complete document (htm) [12 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Greek

Νόμος 1564/1985, Οργάνωση παραγωγής και εμπορίας του πολλαπλασιασμού υλικού φυτικών ειδών. Νόμος 1564/1985, Οργάνωση παραγωγής και εμπορίας του πολλαπλασιασμού υλικού φυτικών ειδών., Complete document (pdf) [337 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:GR017

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