Ministerial Ordinance No. 8 of June 25, 1999 (Regulations on Live Samples of the Protected Plant Varieties)

Year of Version:1999
Date of Text (Issued):June 25, 1999
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:IP Regulatory Body, Plant Variety Protection
Notes:The notification by Brazil to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Ministerial Ordinance establishes the rules related to the procedures to keep living samples of protected plant varieties.'

The Ministerial Ordinance enters into force on July 5, 1997, the date of its publication in the Official Gazette (see Article 6).
Available Texts: 

Instrução Normativa nº 8, de 25 de junho de 1999 Instrução Normativa nº 8, de 25 de junho de 1999, Complete document (pdf) [28 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:BR017