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last updated: 24 Jul 2019
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Enforcement Decree of the Act on Access to and Utilization of Genetic Resources and Benefit-Sharing
This Enforcement Decree is Presidential Decree in order to prescribe matters delegated by the Act on Access to and Utilization of Genetic Resources and Benefit-Sharing and matters necessary for the enforcement thereof.
National / Federal
Legally binding
18 Aug 2018
Law
Amendments
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Regulatory contact information
- Organization: Ministry of Environment (ME) | ABSCH-CON-KR-247004-1
Organization
Ministry of Environment (ME)
Government agency (National/Federal)
Government Complex-Sejong, 11, Doum 6-ro
Sejong-si,
30103, Republic of Korea
Phone: +82 44.201.7251,
Fax: +82 44.201.7235,
Email: mepr@korea.kr,
Website:
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  • ABSCH-MSR-KR-247008-2 Legislative, Administrative or Policy Measure The Act on Access to and Utilization of Genetic Resources and Benefit-Sharing
    The purpose of this Act is to provide for necessary matters for implementing the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity; and for those for promoting the fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising from accessing and using genetic resources and traditional knowledge associated with genetic resources, thereby contributing to the conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity, improving the lives of the people, and promoting international cooperation.
This Enforcement Decree prescribes matters delegated by the Act on Access to and Utilization of Genetic Resources and Benefit-Sharing and matters necessary for the enforcement thereof.
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  SCOPE OF THE MEASURE
  Genetic Resources
-   All types of genetic resources -   Animals , -   Plants , -   Fungi , -   Microorganism , -   Domesticated species and/or cultivated species , -   Wild species - found in - All areas of access of the genetic resource In-situ Agricultural areas , Dry and sub-humid areas , Forest , Inland waters , Islands , Marine and coastal areas , Mountains , Protected areas , Ex-situ , Soil and/or water samples (Article 1)
  Traditional knowledge associated with genetic resources ( Article 1 )
  Provisions on temporal scope ( ADDENDUM )
  ACCESS
  Access to genetic resources
  For commercial use ( Article 3 through 5 )
  For non-commercial use ( Article 3 through 5 )
  Access to traditional knowledge associated with genetic resources, including prior informed consent or approval or involvement
  For commercial use ( Article 3 through 5 )
  For non-commercial use ( Article 3 through 5 )
  Provides for the issuance of a permit of its equivalent at the time of access for constituting an internationally recognized certificate of compliance ( Article 4 )
  Established rules and procedures for mutually agreed terms ( Article 4 )
  Any other element relevant to access
-  Exemptions from Reporting Access to Domestic Genetic Resources (Article 5)
  BENEFIT-SHARING
  Monetary benefits ( Article 4 )
  Non-monetary benefits ( Article 4 )
  For commercial use ( Article 4 )
  For non-commercial use ( Article 4 )
  COMPLIANCE
  Compliance with domestic legislation or regulatory requirements of the other Party (Article 15 and 16) ( Article 6 and 8 )
  Issues related to monitoring the utilization of genetic resources (Article 17) ( Article 6 and 8 )
  Compliance with mutually agreed terms (Article 18) ( Article 6 and 8 )
  RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER INTERNATIONAL INSTRUMENTS
No provisions for this element
  OTHER
  Competent national authority/ies ( Article 3, 13 and 14 )
  Reference to any other relevant articles and sections
-  Integrated Reporting System (Article 7)
-  Genetic Resources Information Center (Article 9)
-  Composition and Operation of the Council (Article 10 and 11)
-  Protection of Information (Article 12)
-  Delegation of Authority (Article 13)
-  Entrustment of Duties (Article 14)
-  Administrative Fines (Article 16 and Table)
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