This order is administered in the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries.
PURSUANT to section 1(2) of the Plant Variety Rights Act 1987, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, hereby makes the following order.
1 Title and commencement
2 Commencement of Act
(1) This order may be cited as the Plant Variety Rights (Commencement) Order 1988.
(2) This order shall come into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette.
There is hereby fixed the 16th day of June 1988 as the day on which the Plant Variety Rights Act 1987 shall come into force.
Clerk of the Executive Council.
This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order fixes 16 June 1988 as the commencement of the Plant Variety Rights Act 1987.
Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936.
Date of notification in Gazette: 26 May 1988.