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Copyright Law of September 7, 1990, of the People’s Republic of China (as amended by the Decision of October 27, 2001, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress on the Amendment of the Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China; promulgated by the Presidential Order No. 31 of People's Republic of China)

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Year of current version:2001
Date of last amendment:October 27, 2001
Date of entry into force of original text:June 1, 1991
Date of Text (Enacted):September 7, 1990
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:The notification by China to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Article 50 of the Law provides for the provisional measures before litigation.'
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1990年9月7日,中华人民共和国著作权法(根据2001年10月27日全国人民代表大会常务委员会《关于修改〈中华人民共和国著作权法〉的决定》修正,中华人民共和国主席令第三十一号公布) 1990年9月7日,中华人民共和国著作权法(根据2001年10月27日全国人民代表大会常务委员会《关于修改〈中华人民共和国著作权法〉的决定》修正,中华人民共和国主席令第三十一号公布), Complete document (pdf) [132 KB] 1990年9月7日,中华人民共和国著作权法(根据2001年10月27日全国人民代表大会常务委员会《关于修改〈中华人民共和国著作权法〉的决定》修正,中华人民共和国主席令第三十一号公布), Complete document (htm) [81 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

English

Copyright Law of September 7, 1990, of the People’s Republic of China (as amended by the Decision of October 27, 2001, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress on the Amendment of the Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China; promulgated by the Presidential Order No. 31 of People's Republic of China) Copyright Law of September 7, 1990, of the People’s Republic of China (as amended by the Decision of October 27, 2001, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress on the Amendment of the Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China; promulgated by the Presidential Order No. 31 of People's Republic of China), Complete document (pdf) [68 KB]

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