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Plant Variety Right Protection Law (Promulgated by Decision No. 081-97-1973/1 on November 28, 1997, OG No. 131/97)

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Year of current version:1997
Date of entry into force of original text:December 5, 1997
Date of Text (Enacted):November 21, 1997
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Plant Variety Protection
Notes:The notification by Croatia to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'In the Republic of Croatia plant varieties are not protected by patents. Therefore the procedure for protection is taking place at the Institute for Nursery Gardening. This Institute is an administrative body within the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.'

Date of entry into force: see Article 52, page 15
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Croatian

Zakon o Zastiti Sorti Poljoprivrednog Bilja Zakon o Zastiti Sorti Poljoprivrednog Bilja, Complete document (pdf) [186 KB]

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Plant Variety Right Protection Law (Promulgated by Decision No. 081-97-1973/1 on November 28, 1997, OG No. 131/97) Plant Variety Right Protection Law (Promulgated by Decision No. 081-97-1973/1 on November 28, 1997, OG No. 131/97), Complete document (pdf) [215 KB]

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