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Penal Code (Amendment) Act 2012 (Act No. 5 of 2012), Seychelles

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Year of Version 2012 Dates Entry into force: August 6, 2012 Adopted: July 24, 2012 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Other Notes The Penal Code (Amendment) Act 2012 introduces amendments to Sections 27, 65, 130(1), 135(1), and 136(1) of the Penal Code of 1955.

The notification by Seychelles to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Penal Code of 1955, contained provisions to prosecute criminal offences/acts, such as the import of counterfeit and/or pirated goods(s) into Seychelles.'


Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) English Penal Code (Amendment) Act 2012 (Act No. 5 of 2012) PDF
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Penal Code (Chapter 158) (as consolidated to December 1, 2014) (SC026)

WTO Document Reference
IP/N/1/SYC/10
IP/N/1/SYC/O/3

WIPO Lex No. SC027