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Failure to pay: filing fees for patent requests

  (1)   This regulation applies if:

  (a)   a fee mentioned in item   201, 202, 203 or 206 of Schedule   7 is not paid when it is payable; and

  (b)   within 1 month after the fee is payable, the Commissioner invites the person by whom the fee is payable to pay the fee within 2 months after the date of the invitation; and

  (c)   the fee is not paid within the 2 month period.

  (2)   The application lapses, or the patent ceases, at the end of the 2 month period.

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