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Broadcasting Act (S.C. 1991, c. 11) (consolidated version of February 26, 2011)

Year of Version:2011
Date of Text (Enacted):February 1, 1991
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), IP Regulatory Body, Other
Notes:This consolidated version of 2011 of the Broadcasting Act, which was amended on December 15, 2009, incorporates all the amendments up to 2009.

For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see:
- 'Part 2' where it contains provisions for licencing for broadcasting purposes and instauring a Commission to regulate and supervise the Canadian broadcasting system.

Source: http://laws.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/B-9.01/
Available Texts: 
English

Broadcasting Act (S.C. 1991, c. 11) (consolidated version of February 26, 2011) Broadcasting Act  (S.C. 1991, c. 11) (consolidated version of February 26, 2011), Complete document (pdf) [136 KB] Broadcasting Act  (S.C. 1991, c. 11) (consolidated version of February 26, 2011), Complete document (htm) [246 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi sur la radiodiffusion (L.C. 1991, ch. 11) (version consolidée du 26 février 2011) Loi sur la radiodiffusion (L.C. 1991, ch. 11) (version consolidée du 26 février 2011), Complete document (pdf) [151 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CA109

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