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Copyright Regulations 1978 (as amended by GN 1375 in GG 9807 of June 28, 1985)

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Year of current version:1985
Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 1979
Date of Text (Issued):December 22, 1978
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Trademarks
Notes:
The Copyright Regulations 1978 are issued pursuant to Sections 13, 14, 26(6), and Sections 29 to 36 of the Copyright Act 1978.
These Regulations, promulgated under Government Notice No. R2530, were republished in Government Notice R1211 in Government Gazette No. 9775 of June 7, 1985, and amended by Government Notice R1375 in Government Gazette No. 9807 of June 28, 1985.

The notification by South Africa to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'These regulations provide for permitted reproduction, reproduction by libraries or archive depots, sound recording royalties, copyright tribunal proceedings and forms to be used together with fees payable thereunder.'
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