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Designs Act 1953 (reprinted as at 20 April 2010)

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Year of current version:2010
Date of entry into force of original text:1955
Date of Text (Enacted):November 26, 1953
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:This Act was last amended on April 20, 2010 by the Designs Amendment Act 2010 (see Part 46(3) for further details).
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:NZ100

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