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The Seeds and Plant Varieties Act, 2000

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Swaziland

Year of current version:2000
Date of entry into force of original text:June 2, 2000
Date of Text (Enacted):2000
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 WTO notification states:
'The Act provides for a system wherein rights relating to new varieties of certain kinds of seeds (plants) may be granted and registered. It also provides for the protection of such rights and grants of licences in respect of the exercise thereof.'
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WIPO Lex No.:SZ007

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