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Telecommunications Act, 2000 (Chapter 16.05), Saint Kitts and Nevis


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Year of Version 2009 Dates Revised: December 31, 2009 Amended up to: April 3, 2001 Entry into force: October 5, 2000 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Other, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets) Notes This is a revised edition of the Telecommunications Act, 2000 (Chapter 16.05, also known as Act No. 2 of 2000) takes into account amendments up to the Telecommunications (Amendment) Act, 2001 (Act No. 1 of 2001), which entered into force on April 3, 2001. This revised edition was prepared on December 31, 2009, by the Law Commission under the authority of the Law Commission Act, 2012 (Cap. 1.03), which contains a consolidation of the Telecommunications Act, 2000 and the Telecommunications Regulations and Orders set out from the First Schedule to the Seventeenth Schedule annexed to the Telecommunications Act. This revised edition of the Telecommunications Act, 2000 contains provisions relating to licensing of telecommunications providers (Part II, sections 4 to 14); records of trade secrets (Part V, section 55(2)(g); and IP interconnection agreements (Part IV, section 16(1)(i) of the Telecommunications (Interconnection) Regulations contained in the Fifth Schedule of the Telecommunications Act).

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