The Patents Act 1977 (as amended)

Section 76A: Biotechnological inventions

General provisions as to amendment of patents and applications.

76A. (1) Any provision of, or made under, this Act is to have effect in relation to a patent or an application for a patent which concerns a biotechnological invention, subject to the provisions of Schedule A2.

(2) Nothing in this section or Schedule A2 is to be read as affecting the application of any provision in relation to any other kind of patent or application for a patent.