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Food and Drugs Act 1967

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Year of current version:2009
Date of entry into force of original text:July 24, 1967
Date of Text (Enacted):July 24, 1967
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:
This Law consolidates and amends the provisions of the law relating to the sale of food and drugs.
For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see:
Section 11. Offences in relation to advertisements
Section 12. Liability of persons named on labels
Section 14. Distribution of new drugs postponed (subsection 14.3)
Section 15. Distribution of changed drugs postponed (subsection 15.1)
Section 19. Offences
Section 40. Regulations (subsections (b), (c), (d), (j), (k), (l), (m), (n); see page 32)
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WIPO Lex No.:WS013

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