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Plant Variety Rights Act 1987

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Year of current version:1987
Date of Text (Enacted):March 13, 1987
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Plant Variety Protection
Notes:This Act is to provide for the granting of proprietary rights to persons orginating certain new plant varieties, and for related purposes.
This Act includes in Schedule: "The International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants of December 2, 1961, as revised at Geneva on November 10, 1972, and on October 23, 1978".

Date of entry into force: see Section 2
Available Texts: 
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:AU084

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