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Copyright Act 1968 (consolidated as of 4 March 2010)

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Year of current version:2010
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 8 March 2010 by the Office of Legislative Drafting, Attorney-General’s Department, Canberra, takes into account amendments to the Copyright Act 1968 (Act No. 63, 1968) up to the Statute Law Revision Act 2010 (No. 8 of 2010)

See the "Notes" section to this consolidated Copyright Act 1968 on page 612 for a complete listing of the consolidated amendments.
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:AU170

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