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Artist's Resale Rights Bill 2006

2004-2005-2006

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

Artist’s Resale Rights Bill 2006

 

 

(Mr McMullan)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Copyright Act 1968 to provide for resale royalties for visual artists.

   

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1 — Amendments to the Copyright Act 1968        3

1  After Part XIA                                                                                                         3

Part XIB                                                                                                     3

248W.... Interpretation...................................................................................... 3

248X..... Artist’s resale right............................................................................. 4

248Y..... Works covered.................................................................................... 5

248Z..... Joint authorship.................................................................................. 5

248AA.. Proof of authorship............................................................................ 5

248AB.. Assignment etc................................................................................... 6

248AC.. Waiver etc........................................................................................... 6

248AD.. Persons entitled on succession........................................................... 6

248AE... Requirements as to nationality etc..................................................... 7

248AF... Trusts................................................................................................. 7

248AG.. “Resale”.............................................................................................. 8

248AH.. Liability to pay resale royalty............................................................ 8

248AI.... Collective management....................................................................... 9

248AJ... Assistance to new and emerging artists.............................................. 9

248AK.. Right to information......................................................................... 10

248AL... Transitional provisions..................................................................... 10

248AM. Review of resale right provisions..................................................... 11



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Copyright Act 1968 to provide for royalties for visual artists.

 

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Artist’s Resale Rights Bill 2006.

2   Commencement

This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

 



 

3  Schedule(s)

                   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.