Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Mexico
Official Title Ley General de Vida Silvestre
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 2000-07-04
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Mexico - National Contacts
Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
Request for access Art. 83-84, 97
Mutually Agreed Terms (MATs)
Benefit-sharing Art. 89
Reporting and deposition of material in national institution Art. 98
Compliance Mechanisms
Infractions and sanctions Art. 122-123
Legal origin of resource Art. 51
Permit revocation Art. 90
Traditional Knowledge Associated to Genetic Resources
Benefit-sharing Art. 24
Export of material Art. 53

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