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Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Bill 1998
Kb Industrial Property Laws (Practitioners) Amend. Bill

 

 

 

 

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1998

 

No. 100, 1998

 

 

 

 

   

   



 

 

 

 

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1998

 

No. 100, 1998

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Copyright Act 1968 , the Designs Act 1906 , the Patents Act 1990 and the Trade Marks Act 1995 , and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................

2............ Commencement..................................................................................

3............ Schedule(s).........................................................................................

Schedule 1—Extension of pharmaceutical patents                                           

Patents Act 1990                                                                                                         

Schedule 2—Patent attorneys and trade marks attorneys                         

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                  

Designs Act 1906                                                                                                       

Patents Act 1990                                                                                                       

Trade Marks Act 1995                                                                                              

Schedule 3—Miscellaneous amendments of the Patents Act 1990      

 



Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1998

No. 100, 1998

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Copyright Act 1968, the Designs Act 1906, the Patents Act 1990 and the Trade Marks Act 1995, and for other purposes

[ Assented to 27 July 1998 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1998.

2   Commencement

             (1)  Subject to this section, this Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Subject to subsection (3), Schedule 1 commences on a day to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (3)  If Schedule 1 does not commence under subsection (2) within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, Schedule 1 commences on the first day after the end of that period.

             (4)  Subject to subsection (5), Schedule 2 commences on a day to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (5)  If Schedule 2 does not commence under subsection (4) within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, Schedule 2 commences on the first day after the end of that period.

3   Schedule(s )

                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.