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Decree No. 6.255 of April 28, 1958, regulating the Activities of the National Arts Fund (as last amended by Decree Nº 1297 of May 20, 1971 on Loan for Acquisition of Real Estate)

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Year of current version:1971
Date of last amendment:May 20, 1971
Date of entry into force of original text:June 25, 1958
Date of Text:April 28, 1958
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Decree No. 6.255 of April 28, 1958 incorporates all the amendments up to May 20, 1971 (see Article 23 for the last amendments made by Article 1 of the Decree Nº 1297 of May 20, 1971).

This Decree was issued pursuant to the provisions of Decree-Law No. 1.224 of February 3, 1958, Creating the National Arts Fund.
Article 6 of the Decree-Law states that works in the public domain and the payment of authors' royalties relating to these works shall be understood as being those listed in Articles 1 and 5 of Law No. 11.723 and modifications thereof (Articles 1 has been replaced by Article 1 of Law No. 25.036. Article 5 has been replaced by Article 1 of Law No. 24.870).
Article 6 also provides that the National Arts Fund shall, in its discretion, fix and collect the royalties not exceeding the amounts applied to the works in the private domain by virtue of the application of Law No. 11.723, its modifications and regulatory decrees.
Article 12 stipulates that the word “revenue” mentioned in this Decree and the Law No. 11.723 means the registration fees referred to in Articles 61 and 67, or the money collected from fines referred to in Articles 73, 74 and 83 of the said law.

Article 2 of the Civil Code stipulates: “Laws shall not be binding until after their publication, and as of the stated day. If no day is stated, they shall be binding eight days following their official publication.”
This Decree was published in the Official Gazette on June 17, 1958 (B.O.17/06/58), with no specific date of entry into force; based on Article 2 of the Civil Code it entered into force eight days after its publication.
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Decreto Nº 6.255 de 28 de abril de 1958 sobre la Reglamentación del Fondo Nacional de las Artes (modificado en útlimo lugar por el Decreto Nº 1297 de 20 de mayo de 1971 sobre el Préstamo para la Adquisición de Inmuebles) Decreto Nº 6.255 de 28 de abril de 1958 sobre la Reglamentación del Fondo Nacional de las Artes (modificado en útlimo lugar por el Decreto Nº 1297 de 20 de mayo de 1971 sobre el Préstamo para la Adquisición de Inmuebles), Complete document (pdf) [30 KB]

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