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Copyright Amendment (Moral Rights) Bill 2000

1998-99

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright Amendment (Moral Rights) Bill 1999

 

No.      , 1999

 

(Attorney-General)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Copyright Act 1968 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Moral rights of authors                                                                          3

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                      3

Schedule 2—Consequential amendments of the Copyright Act 1968 27

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Copyright Act 1968, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Copyright Amendment (Moral Rights) Act 1999 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  This Act, other than Schedule 2, commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  If the Copyright Amendment (Digital Agenda) Act 2000 commences on or before the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, Schedule 2 to this Act commences immediately after Schedule 1 to this Act commences.

             (3)  If subsection (2) does not apply, Schedule 2 to this Act commences when the Copyright Amendment (Digital Agenda) Act 2000 commences.

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                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.