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Protection of New Plant Varieties Act (Act No. 7 of 1997, as amended by Act No. 18 of 2000 and updated on December 31, 2007), Trinidad and Tobago


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Year of Version 2007 Dates Revised: December 31, 2007 Amended: June 15, 2000 Entry into force: December 1, 1997 Assented: April 21, 1997 Type of Text Main IP Laws Subject Matter Plant Variety Protection Notes This consolidated version of the Protection of New Plant Varieties Act (Act No. 7 of 1997) contained in Chapter 82:75 of the Laws of Trinidad and Tobago takes into account amendments up to the Intellectual Property (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act, 2000 (Act No. 18 of 2000), which entered into force on June 15, 2000. The consolidated verison was revised and updated on December 31, 2007.

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