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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (consolidated as of 1 January 2011)

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Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:July 16, 2000
Date of Text (Enacted):July 16, 1999
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, Traditional Cultural Expressions, Traditional Knowledge (TK)
Notes:
This compilation of Australia's law regarding the protection of the environment and the conservation of biodiversity, which was prepared 1 January 2011 by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing, Attorney's General's Department, Canberra consolidates the amendments to the principal Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (No. 91, 1999) up to the Territories Law Reform Act 2010 (Act No. 139, 2010).

See the "Notes" section to Environment Protection and the Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 on page 565 for a complete listing of the consolidated amendments.
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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (consolidated as of 1 January 2011) Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (consolidated as of 1 January 2011), Part (pdf) [846 KB] Part 1 Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (consolidated as of 1 January 2011), Part (pdf) [1822 KB] Part 2 Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (consolidated as of 1 January 2011), Part (htm) [1971 KB] Part 1 (Version with Automatic Translation Tool) Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (consolidated as of 1 January 2011), Part (htm) [4406 KB] Part 2 (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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WIPO Lex No.:AU210

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