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Patent Rules

Version of section 153 from 2019-10-30 to 2022-10-02:

Marginal note:Elected Office

 If an international application in which Canada is designated under the Patent Cooperation Treaty is filed and the applicant has elected Canada under Article 31 of the treaty, the Commissioner must act as an elected Office in accordance with the Patent Cooperation Treaty, the Regulations under the PCT and the Administrative Instructions.

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