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Performers' Protection (Foreign Countries) (Amendment) Order, 1996 (S.I. No. 39 of 1996), Ireland

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Details Details Year of Version 1996 Dates Issued: January 30, 1996 Type of Text Implementing Rules/Regulations Subject Matter Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights) Notes The notification by Ireland to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The purpose of this Order is to extend the provision of Irish Performers' Protection legislation to WTO Countries'.

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Performers' Protection (Foreign Countries)
(Amendment) Order, 1996

S. I. No. 39 of 1996

The Government, in exercise of the powers conferred on them by section 12 of the Performers' Protection Act, 1968 (No. 19 of 1968), hereby order as follows:

1. This Order may be cited as the Performers' Protection (Foreign Countries) (Amendment) Order, 1996.
2. The Performers' Protection (Foreign Countries) Order, 1978 (S.I. No. 134 of 1978) shall have effect as if after the expression "country of the Rome Convention" in Article 2 were added "or of the World Trade Organisation".
3. The Performers' Protection (Foreign Countries) Order, 1978 (S.I. No. 134 of 1978), is hereby amended by the insertion after sub-paragraph (2) of Article 2 of the following sub-paragraph:
"(3) In this Article "country of the World Trade Organisation" means a country which has ratified or has acceded to the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organisation Done at Marrakesh on the 15th day of April, 1994.".

GIVEN under the Official Seal of the Government, this
30th day of January, 1996.


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