The Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights Act, 2001


Act ID: 200153
Act Number: 53
Enactment Date: 2001-10-30
Act Year: 2001
Short Title: The Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights Act, 2001
Long Title: An Act to provide for the establishment of an effective system for protection of plant varieties, the rights of farmers and plant breeders and to encourage the development of new varieties of plants.
Ministry: Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
Department: Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare
Enforcement Date: 11-11-2005
Notification: 11th November, 2005, ss. 2 to 13 (both inclusive) and ss. 95, 96 and 97, vide notification No. S.O. 1588(E), dated 11th November, 2005, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii). 19th October, 2006, s. 1 and ss. 14 to 94 (both inclusive) vide notification No. S.O. 1797(E), dated 19th October, 2006, see Gazette of India Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).

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12.09.2003 Protection of Plant Vhrieties and Farmers’ Rights Rules, 2003.
14.10.2008 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2008.
11.12.2009 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2009.
17.12.2009 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers‘ Rights (Third Amendment) Rules.2009,
21.09.2010 Plant Varieties Protection Appellate Tribunal (Applications and Appeals) Rules, 2010.
03.12.2010 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2010.
31.07.2012 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers” Rights (Recognition and Reward from the Gene Fund) Rules, 2012.
17.12.2012 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights (Second Amendment) Rules, 2012.
17.12.2012 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2012.
17.12.2012 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights (Use of Denomination of Registered Variety) Rules, 2012.
17.12.2012 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2012.
20.02.2013 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2013.
15.06.2015 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2015.
19.04.2016 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights (Amendment) Rules, 2016.
24.04.2018 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights (Community Award from the Gene Fund) Rules, 2018.
27.12.2018 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers” Rights (Second Amendment) Rules 2009
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07.12.2006 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights Regulations 2006
30.06.2009 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights (Criteria for Distinctiveness, Uniformity and Stability for Registration) Regulations. 2009
20.02.2013 Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights (Amendment) Regulations, 2013.
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11.11.2005 S.O. 1589 (E). Notification establishing PPVFR_Authority_sw
26.08.2009 S.O. 2182(E) Notification_of_Annual_Fee_sw
18.08.2011 S.O. 1912(E). Notification relating to bodies to which certificate of registration has to be endorsed
27.04.2012 S.O 929(E) Notification_relating_to_Jurisdiction_of_Branch_Of_sw
17.12.2012 S.O 2931 (E) Notification_of_documents_to_be_kept_in_Branch_off_sw
15.06.2015 S.O. 1598(E).Notification relating to reduction of annual fee in farmers variety Rupees Ten Only
30.09.2016 S.O. 3094(E) Notification relating to appointment of non-official members of PPV&FR Authority
19.01.2017 S.O. 182(E) Notification of jurisdiction of Branch Office at Palampur, Pune and Shivamogga
12.05.2017 S.O. 1536(E) Notification of 140 crop species
23.10.2017 S.O. 3406(E). Notification of Cashew and Arecanut
09.01.2018 S.O. 133(E). Notification of Chironji, Tamarind Sweet Potato, Cassava and poplar
01.03.2018 S.O. 908(E). Notification of Dr. K.V. Prabhu as Chairperson
11.07.2018 S.O. 3396(E). Notification of 9 crop species
20.07.2018 S.O. 3547(E). Notification of Dr. Onkar Nath Singh as Technical Member, PVPAT
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