Section 120

Hours of business and excluded days

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120.-(1) The comptroller may give directions specifying the hour at which the Patent Office shall be taken to be closed on any day for purposes of the transaction by the public of business under this Act or of any class of such business, and the directions may specify days as excluded days for any such purposes.

(2) Any business done under this Act on any day after the hour so specified in relation to business of that class, or on a day which is an excluded day in relation to business of that class, shall be taken to have been done on the next following day not being an excluded day; and where the time for doing anything under this Act expires on an excluded day that time shall be extended to the next following day not being an excluded day.

(3) Directions under this section shall be published in the prescribed manner.

Notes:
Manual of Patent Practice
See Rule 110 - interrupted days
Directions under the Patents Act

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