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Manlilikha ng Bayan Act (Republic Act No. 7355)

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Year of current version:1992
Date of Text (Enacted):April 3, 1992
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:This Law provides for the recognition of national living treasures, otherwise known as Manlilikha ng Bayan, and the promotion and development of traditional folk art, providing funds therefore, and for other purposes.

Date of entry into force: See Section 11 for further details.
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WIPO Lex No.:PH065

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