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Copyright Act 1968 (consolidated as of 22 January 1998)

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Year of current version:1998
Date of last amendment:January 22, 1998
Date of entry into force of original text:May 1, 1969
Date of Text (Enacted):June 27, 1968
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Trademarks
Notes:This compilation of Australia’s copyright law which was prepared on 22 January 1998 by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing, Attorney-General’s Department, Canberra, consolidates the amendments to the principal Copyright Act 1968 up to Copyright (World Trade Organization Amendments) Act 1994 (Act No. 149 of 1994).

See the "Notes" section to this compilation of the Copyright Act 1968 on page 292 for a complete listing of the consolidated amendments.
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:AU088

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