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Copyright Act 1994 (reprinted as at 7 October 2011)


New Zealand

Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 1995
Date of Text (Enacted):December 15, 1994
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:This consolidated version of the Copyright Act, which was last amended by the Copyright Amendment Act 2011 (Act No. 72 of 2011), incorporates all the amendments up to October 7, 2011 (see Part 5 of the 'Notes' section on page 293 for a complete listing of the consolidated amendments).
Available Texts: 

Copyright Act 1994 (reprinted as at 7 October 2011) Copyright Act 1994 (reprinted as at 7 October 2011), Complete document (pdf) [1171 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:NZ125

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