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Criminal Law of July 1, 1979, of the People's Republic of China (as amended up to 2011, promulgated by the Presidential Order No. 5 of July 6, 1979)

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Year of current version:2009
Date of last amendment:February 25, 2011
Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 1997
Date of Text (Enacted):March 14, 1997
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:The articles 213-220 which regarding to IP were add by amendment 1997.
The notification by China to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Articles 213-220 provide for the crimes of infringing intellectual property rights.'
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1979年7月1日,中华人民共和国刑法 (中华人民共和国主席令1979年7月6日第5号发布,最新于2011年修订) 1979年7月1日,中华人民共和国刑法 (中华人民共和国主席令1979年7月6日第5号发布,最新于2011年修订), Complete document (pdf) [22 KB] 1979年7月1日,中华人民共和国刑法 (中华人民共和国主席令1979年7月6日第5号发布,最新于2011年修订), Complete document (htm) [9 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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Criminal Law of July 1, 1979, of the People's Republic of China (as amended up to 2011, promulgated by the Presidential Order No. 5 of July 6, 1979) Criminal Law of July 1, 1979, of the People's Republic of China (as amended up to 2011, promulgated by the Presidential Order No. 5 of July 6, 1979), Complete document (pdf) [22 KB]

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