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Copyright & Neighboring Rights Act, 2000 (Act No. 6 of 2006)

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Year of current version:2006
Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 2006
Date of Text (Enacted):May 15, 2000
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, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:The Act provides for the regulation of copyright and related matters. This version of the Act supersedes an earlier version which came into force in 2000. The current version however retains the title and year of the earlier version, even though it was adopted in 2006. According to Article 1 'This Act may be cited as the Copyright and Neighbouring Rights Act, 2000'
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