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Ministerial Decree No.480 of 2016 issued by the Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, imposing permanent protection to some plant species.

Country/Territory
Egypt
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Cultivated plants
Keyword
Plant protection Plant variety Certification Intellectual property rights/patents Fruits/edible nuts
Geographical area
Africa, Northern Africa
Abstract

This Decree consisting of 3 articles grants permanent protection to plant species (some kinds of potatoes, grapes and one kind of artichoke). The protection of the aforementioned species shall enter into force on the date of the issuance of the Protection Certificate and shall expire in accordance with article 193 of Law No. 82 of 2002 (25 years for the vines and 20 years for other types of plants).

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www.cc.gov.eg