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Traditional Drug Law

Year of Version:1996
Date of Entry into Force:July 25, 1996
Date of Text (Issued):July 25, 1996
Type of Text:IP Laws: issued by the Executive
Subject Matter:Traditional Knowledge (TK)
Notes:The Traditional Drug Law aims to promote and develop traditional medicine and traditional drugs, to control and regulate the manufacture of traditional drugs and to protect customers from counterfeit drugs.

Chapter V: Application for Licence
Chapter VII: Prohibition
Chapter VIII: Offences and Penalties.
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Traditional Drug Law Traditional Drug Law, Complete document (pdf) [47 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:MM015



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