Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Argentina
Official Title Ley Provincial No. 2.600 (Provincia de Rio Negro) of 29 April 2003, regarding preservation of genetic heritage and resources.
Level Sub-national
Sub-national Entity Provincia de Rio Negro
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 1993-04-29
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Argentina - National Contacts
Competent National Authority
Provincial executive power Art. 3, 7
Genetic resources are of provincial competence Art.1, 2.
Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
Access permit for commercial purposes Art. 7
Provincial genetic resources registry Art. 6

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