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Penal Code [Cap 135]

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Year of current version:2006
Date of entry into force of original text:August 7, 1981
Date of Text (Enacted):August 7, 1981
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:The Penal Code is contained in the Laws of the Republic of Vanuatu - Consolidated Edition 2006.
This Law provides for criminal offenses and the punishments therefore, principles of criminal law, criminal responsibility and matters connected therewith.

For provisions relating to intellectual property, see:
-Part I, Sections 53, 54
-Part II, Sections 61, 86, 130, 133, 136, 139-142, 147
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WIPO Lex No.:VU034

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