Resolution of the Government of KR “On questions of protect Appellations of Origin”

Bishkek, Government house

Of November 28, 2001 N743

Resolution of the Government of Kyrgyz Republic

“On questions of protect Appellations of Origin”

(In edition of resolution of the Government of KR of January 12, 2005 N18)

For implementation of the Law of the Kyrgyz Republic “On Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Origin” the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic  decides:

1. To impose responsibility to define and to control of special characteristics, certain qualities and other characteristics of goods on the following government bodies:

The Ministry of Economic development, the Industry and Trade of the Kyrgyz Republic – concerning goods of industrial and technical appointment;

The Ministry of a Rural, Water management and processing Industry of the Kyrgyz Republic – concerning goods of agricultural production;

The Ministry of Education and cultures of the Kyrgyz Republic – concerning products of art and national crafts;

The Ministry of Ecology and Emergency situations of the Kyrgyz Republic, the State agency on Registration of the Rights for real estate at the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic and the State Agency for Geology and Mineral Resources under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic – concerning delimitation of geographical places with which special characteristics, certain qualities or other characteristics of the goods including made from mineral raw materials are connected;

Department of Provision of Medicines and Medical Equipment of Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic – concerning herbs;

Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic – concerning natural mineral waters, salts, therapeutic muds.

(In edition of the resolution of the government of KR of January 12, 2005 N 18)

2. To above-mentioned Government bodies:- to create the commissions on consideration of the applications of the legal entities and individuals who are carrying out business activity, and issue of the conclusions on the questions specified in point 1 of the present resolution;

– to carry out issue of the conclusions on the questions specified in point 1 of the present resolution within functional duties without payment.

3. To carry out registration of the Appellations of Origin by legal entities and individuals on a voluntary basis.

4. To impose control of performance of the present resolution on department of welfare development of the Device of the Prime minister of the Kyrgyz Republic.

5. To publish the present resolution in mass media.

Prime minister of the Kyrgyz Republic K. Bakiev