Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Malaysia
Official Title The Sarawak Biodiversity Regulations 2004
Level Sub-national
Sub-national Entity Sarawak
Type of Measure Regulation
Status
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 2004-04-01
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Malaysia - National Contacts
Scope
Collection and take away of biological resources Art. 3
Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
Ethnobiological research permit Art. 29-32
Permit to collect protected resources Art. 5-9
Special procedure for collection of biological resources by approved institutions Art. 14-19
Mutually Agreed Terms (MATs)
Participation in research Art. 23
Research agreement, which includes benefit-sharing Art. 21-25
Rights and use of discoveries Art. 24-25
Compliance Mechanisms
Duty to notify Art. 19
Duty to report Art. 15, 23, 33
Suspension or cancellation of permit Art. 12-13
Traditional Knowledge Associated to Genetic Resources
Compensation for providing information in relation with ethnobiological research Art. 32
Inventory and depository Art. 34
Other
Access and use of inventory materials Art. 35-40
Export permit for research purposes Art. 10-11
Sales permit of protected resources Art. 28

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