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Copyright Amendment (Service Providers) Bill 2017


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Communications and the Arts

Summary

Amends the Copyright Act 1968 to extend the operation of the safe harbour scheme to a broader range of service providers, including educational institutions, libraries, archives, key cultural institutions and organisations assisting persons with a disability.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 06/12/17  
Second reading moved 06/12/17  
Second reading debate 10/05/18  
Second reading agreed to 10/05/18  
Third reading agreed to 10/05/18  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 10/05/18  
Second reading moved 25/06/18  
Second reading debate 25/06/18  
Second reading debate 27/06/18  
Second reading agreed to 27/06/18  
Third reading agreed to 27/06/18  
     
Finally passed both Houses 28/06/18  
Assent 29/06/18 Act no: 71 - Year: 2018
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Addendum to 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