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Federal Law on the Protection of Plant Varieties (Plant Variety Protection Law 2001, as amended up to Federal Law published in the Federal Law Gazette I No. 93/2015 (BGBI.I No. 93/2015))

Year of Version:2015
Date of Entry into Force:September 1, 2001
Date of Text (Enacted):August 20, 2001
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Federal Law on the Protection of Plant Varieties incorporates all the amendments up to Federal Law on the Prohibition of the Cultivation of Genetically Modified Organisms (Genetic Engineering Prohibition Framework Act), and on the Amendments to the Plant Variety Protection Law, which was published in Part I of the Federal Law Gazette on August 3, 2015 under No. 93/2015 (BGBI. I No. 93/2015).

Section 2 of the said Federal Law (BGBI. I No. 93/2015) adds paragraph 9 to Section 21(2) under Part 4 of this consolidated version.
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Bundesgesetz über den Schutz von Pflanzensorten (Sortenschutzgesetz 2001) (zuletzt geändert durch das Bundesgesetz BGBl. I Nr. 93/2015) Bundesgesetz über den Schutz von Pflanzensorten (Sortenschutzgesetz 2001) (zuletzt geändert durch das Bundesgesetz BGBl. I Nr. 93/2015), Complete document (pdf) [137 KB] Bundesgesetz über den Schutz von Pflanzensorten (Sortenschutzgesetz 2001) (zuletzt geändert durch das Bundesgesetz BGBl. I Nr. 93/2015), Complete document (htm) [48 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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