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Public Servants Inventions Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. P-32)

Act current to 2021-10-07 and last amended on 2017-09-21. Previous Versions


Marginal note:Where two ministers concerned

  •  (1) Where there are two or more appropriate ministers with respect to any invention, any one of such appropriate ministers may in relation to that invention act as the appropriate minister under this Act.

  • Marginal note:Joint inventions

    (2) Where an invention is made jointly by a public servant and another person who is not a public servant, this Act applies to the interest of the public servant in the invention.

  • R.S., c. P-31, s. 13
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