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Year of current version:1965
Date of Text (Enacted):July 21, 1965
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:For the provisions relating to the protection of intellectual property rights, see:

Book Three - Crimes, crimes and their punishment
-Title I - Crime against the public
Chapter I - Crimes and offenses against state security (see Art. 63 on page 13 concerning the protection of inventions of the State)
Chapter IV - Crimes and offenses against public peace

-Title III "Offences relating to information technology and communication"
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French

Loi de base No. 65-60 du 21 juillet 1965 portant Code Pénal du Sénégal Loi de base No. 65-60 du 21 juillet 1965 portant Code Pénal du Sénégal, Complete document (pdf) [465 KB]

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