The Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights Act, 2001
Chapter III Registration of Plant Varieties and Essentially Derived Variety Application for Registration
14. Application for registration.-
Any person specified in section 16 may make an application to the Registrar for registration of any variety-
a. of such genera and species as specified under sub-section (2) of section 29; or
b. which is an extant variety; or
c. which is a farmers' variety.