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Plant Varieties (Proprietary Rights) (Amendment) Act, 1998.

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Legislation
Date
1998
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to amend and extend the Plant Varieties (Proprietary Rights) Act, 1980, and to provide for related matters.
Subject
Cultivated plants
Keyword
Plant production Breeders' rights/farmers' rights Intellectual property rights/patents Plant variety
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

In section 1 a new definition of "variety" is inserted: "variety":" a plant grouping within a single botanical taxon of the lowest known rank, which grouping, irrespective of whether or not the conditions for the grant of a plant breeder's right are fully met, may be: (a) defined by the expression of the characteristics resulting from a given genotype or combination of genotypes; (b) distinguished from any other plant grouping by the expression of at least one of those characteristics, and; (c)

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References - Legislation

Amends

Act on Plant Varieties (Proprietary Rights) (No. 24 of 1980).

Legislation | Ireland | 1980 (2000)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Plant production, Intellectual property rights/patents, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights, Plant variety, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Plant Varieties (Proprietary Rights) (Amendment) Act, 1998 (Form of Certificate of Plant Breeders' Rights) Regulations, 2000 (S.I. No. 492 of 2000).

Legislation | Ireland | 2000

Keyword: Plant production, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights, Certification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Plant Varieties (Proprietary Rights) Act 1980 (Ratification of UPOV) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 682 of 2011).

Legislation | Ireland | 2011

Keyword: Plant production, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights, Intellectual property rights/patents, Plant variety, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Plant Varieties (Farm Saved Seed) Regulations, 2000 (S.I. No. 493 of 2000).

Legislation | Ireland | 2000

Keyword: Plant production, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights, Royalties/fees

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Plant Varieties (Proprietary Rights) (Amendment) Act, 1998 (Section 19(2)) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 491 of 2000).

Legislation | Ireland | 2000

Keyword: Plant production, Authorization/permit, Intellectual property rights/patents, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights, Plant variety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Plant Varieties (Proprietary Rights) (Amendment) Regulations, 2000 (S.I. No. 490 of 2000).

Legislation | Ireland | 2000

Keyword: Plant production, Authorization/permit, Intellectual property rights/patents, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights, Plant variety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX