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Law on Printing Crimes

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Year of current version:1917
Date of entry into force of original text:April 12, 1917
Date of Text (Enacted):April 12, 1917
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:The Law on Printing Crimes was published in the Official Journal of the Federation on April 12, 1917.
This Law regulates crimes against privacy, morality or public peace that can be executed through any means of communication, including manuscripts, printed matter, drawings, lithographs and/or photographs.
Available Texts: 
Spanish

Ley Sobre Delitos de Imprenta Ley Sobre Delitos de Imprenta, Complete document (pdf) [83 KB] Ley Sobre Delitos de Imprenta, Complete document (htm) [65 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MX064

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