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Copyright (General Matters) Amendment Regulations 1998

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Year of current version:1998
Date of entry into force of original text:November 1998
Date of Text (Issued):September 21, 1998
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:
The notification by New Zealand to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The regulations prescribe classes of broadcasts and cable programmes that certain bodies prescribed in the regulations may record for archival purposes without the permission of copyright owners.
The regulations also prescribe a new class of libraries for the purposes of section 50(e) of the Act. A prescribed library may do the acts specified in sections 51-56 of the Act. These acts are as follows:
- copying by librarians of parts of published works;
- copying by librarians of articles in periodicals;
- copying by librarians for user of other libraries;
- copying by librarians for collections of other libraries;
- copying by librarians or archivists of certain unpublished works; and
- copying by librarians or archivists to replace copies of works.'
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