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Patent Rules

Version of section 131 from 2019-10-30 to 2022-10-02:

Marginal note:Time to reply

  •  (1) For the purposes of paragraph 73(1)(a) of the Act, the prescribed time is four months after the date of the notice of the requisition made by the examiner.

  • Marginal note:Exception to subsection 3(1)

    (2) Subsection 3(1) does not authorize the Commissioner to extend the time prescribed by subsection (1) beyond six months after the date of the notice.

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