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Broadcasting Act (S.C. 1991, c. 11) (Version of document from 2012-03-16 to 2014-12-15)

Date of Text (Enacted):February 1, 1991
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:This consolidated version of the Broadcasting Act, which was amended on March 16, 2012 incorporates all the amendments up to 2012 (see section 20 for the amendments).

For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see:
- 'Part 2' where it contains provisions for licencing for broadcasting purposes and instauring a Commission to regulate and supervise the Canadian broadcasting system.

Source: http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/B-9.01/
Available Texts: 
English

Broadcasting Act (S.C. 1991, c. 11) (Version of document from 2012-03-16 to 2014-12-15) Broadcasting Act (S.C. 1991, c. 11) (Version of document from 2012-03-16 to 2014-12-15), Complete document (pdf) [409 KB]

French

Loi sur la radiodiffusion (L.C. 1991, ch. 11) (Version du document du 2012-03-16 au 2014-12-15) Loi sur la radiodiffusion (L.C. 1991, ch. 11) (Version du document du 2012-03-16 au 2014-12-15), Complete document (pdf) [409 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CA144

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