The Dramatic Performances Act, 1876

Year of Version:1876
Date of Entry into Force:December 16, 1876
Date of Text (Enacted):December 16, 1876
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:The law is related to the prohibition of public performances of drama, pantomime and drama which are scandalous, defamatory, seditious or obscene. The law has criminal sanctions on public performances contrary to this law.
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