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Copyright Amendment (Film Directors' Rights) Bill 2005


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Amends the Copyright Act 1968 to provide rights to directors to share, as copyright owners, in remuneration for the retransmission of films included in free-to-air broadcasts.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 17/03/05  
Second reading moved 17/03/05  
Second reading agreed to 13/09/05  
Third reading agreed to 13/09/05  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 14/09/05  
Second reading moved 14/09/05  
Second reading agreed to 13/10/05  
Third reading agreed to 13/10/05  
     
Assent 08/11/05 Act no.: 130 - Year: 2005
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes