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Plant Varieties Act 1997

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33Exclusion from Restrictive Trade Practices Act 1976

The [1976 c. 34.] Restrictive Trade Practices Act 1976 shall not apply—

(a)to any licence granted by the holder of plant breeders' rights or by any other person authorised to grant a licence in respect of such rights,

(b)to any assignment of plant breeders' rights or of the title to apply for the grant of such rights, or

(c)to any agreement for such a licence or assignment,

being a licence, assignment or agreement under which no such restrictions as are described in section 6(1) of that Act are accepted, except in respect of goods which are plants or parts of plants of a variety to which the plant breeders' rights relate, or a variety to which those rights will relate if they are granted.

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