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Plant Breeders Rights Act (Chapter 18:16)

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Year of current version:2001
Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 1974
Date of Text (Enacted):1973
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Plant Variety Protection, Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:This consolidated version of the Plant Breeders Rights Act (Act No. 53 of 1973) incorporates all amendments made in the Act since its commencement up to 2011 (Act No. 22 of 2001).

For provisions relating to trademarks and trade names, see Section 31A(1)(2), and undisclosed information, see Section 40.
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:ZW026

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