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The Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act, 1995

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Year of current version:2002
Date of entry into force of original text:September 29, 1994
Date of Text (Issued):March 25, 1995
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:
The Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Ordinance No. 3, 1995 was repealed.

For provisions relating to copyrights and related rights, see:
Chapter I 'Preliminary'
Section 2. 'Definitions'
Subsection (b) ‘cable service’
Subsection (c) ‘cable television network’
Subsection (g) ‘programme’ (television broadcast, exhibition of films, advertisements, any audio or visual or audio-visual live performance etc.)

Chapter II 'Regulation of Cable Television Network'
Section 3. 'Cable television network not to be operated except after registration'
Section 4A. 'Transmission of programmes through addressable system, etc., Subsections 9(a) ‘addressable system’,
9(d) ‘encrypted’
Section 5. 'Programme code'
Section 6. 'Advertisement code'

Chapter V 'Miscellaneous'
Section 19. 'Power to prohibit transmission of certain programmes in public interest'
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WIPO Lex No.:IN033

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