254. Selection and registration of names for plant varieties.

D. Registration and Naming of Protected Varieties

254.     Selection and registration of names for plant varieties.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Plant Breeders' Rights (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/204, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The Secretary of State and the Welsh Ministers1 may by regulations2 make provision:

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    (1)     for the selection of names3 for varieties4 which are the subject of applications for the grant of plant breeders' rights5;

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    (2)     about change of name in relation to varieties in respect