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The Plant Breeders' Rights (Farm Saved Seed) (Specification of Species and Groups) Order 1998, United Kingdom

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Details Details Year of Version 1998 Dates Entry into force: May 8, 1998 Adopted: April 8, 1998 Type of Text Implementing Rules/Regulations Subject Matter Plant Variety Protection Notes © Crown Copyright 1998

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Main text(s) Main text(s) English The Plant Breeders' Rights (Farm Saved Seed) (Specification of Species and Groups) Order 1998        

(As published in PVP Gazette, Issue No. 87, March 2000)


1998 No. 1025


The Plant Breeders' Rights (Farm Saved Seed) (Specification of Species and Groups) Order 1998

Made 8th April 1998 Laid before Parliament 9th April 1998 Coming into force 8th May 1998

The Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, the Secretary of State for Scotland, the Secretary of State for Wales and the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, acting jointly, in exercise of the powers conferred on them by sections 9(2) and 48(l) of the Plant Varieties Act 1997(a), after consultation with such organisations as appear to them to be representative of persons likely to be substantially affected, hereby make the following Order:-

Title and commencement 1. This Order may be cited as the Plant Breeders' Rights (Farm Saved Seed) (Specification of Species and Groups) Order 1998 and shall come into force on 8th May 1998.

Specification of species and groups 2. The species and groups listed in the Schedule to this Order are specified for the purposes of section 9(2) of the Plant Varieties Act 1997.

(a) 1997 c.66; see section 49(l) for a definition of "the Ministers".

SCHEDULE (article 2)


Name Common Name

Fodder plants

Cicer arietinum L. Chickpea milkvetch Lupinus luteus L. Yellow lupin Medicago sativa L. Lucerne Pisum sativum L. (partim) Field pea Trifolium alexandrinum L. Berseem/Egyptian clover Trifolium resupinatum L. Persian clover Vicia faba Field bean Vicia sativa L. Common vetch


Avena sativa Oats Hordeum vulgare L. Barley Oryza sativa L. Rice Phalaris canariensis L. Canary grass Secale cereale L. Rye X Triticosecale Wittm. Triticale Triticum aestivum L. emend. Fiori et Paol. Wheat Triticum durum Desf Durum wheat Triticum spelta L. Spell wheat


Solanum tuberosum Potatoes

Oil and fibre plants

Brassica napus L. (partim) Swede rape Brassica rapa L. (partim) Turnip rape Linum usitatissimum Linseed with the exclusion of flax

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