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Legislation on Farmers'
Rights and community rights related to crop genetic resources
Legislation on conservation and sustainable
use of crop genetic resources
Traditional knowledge legislation
Bioprospecting legislation with access and
benefit sharing provisions
Seed laws, including seed certification
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Laws on plant
variety protection, also called plant breeders' rights
Law on the Protection of the New Plant Varieties, No.
Status: Adopted as of 31 December 1998, republication
from 26 January 2007
Relevant provisions: Chapter 1. General
Provisions, Chapter 3. Right to Protection, Chapter 5. Protection of the
Variety, Chapter 6. Rights of the Holder.
Implementing Regulations of the Law on the
Protection of the New Plant Varieties
Status: Adopted as of 30 March 2000
Relevant provisions: Chapter 2. Patentability of New Plant
Varieties, Chapter 3. Right to Protection, Rule 25. Duration of Variety
Protection, Chapter 6. Right of the Variety Holder.
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