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Federal Law on Cinematography

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Year of current version:2010
Date of entry into force of original text:December 30, 1992
Date of Text (Issued):December 23, 1992
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Other
Notes:New Law published in the Official Journal of the Federation on December 29, 1992 - Last reform published DOF 04/28/2010

The purpose of this Law is to promote the production, distribution, marketing and exhibition of films, and their restoration and preservation, seeking always to study and care for matters relating to integration, promotion and development of the national film industry.
Available Texts: 
Spanish

Ley Federal de la Cinematografía Ley Federal de la Cinematografía, Complete document (pdf) [97 KB] Ley Federal de la Cinematografía, Complete document (htm) [141 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MX059

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