Copyright Amendment (Film Directors' Rights) Bill 2005

Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
41
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. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
17 Mar 2005Introduced and read a first time
17 Mar 2005Second reading moved
13 Sep 2005Second reading agreed to
13 Sep 2005Third reading agreed to
Senate
14 Sep 2005Introduced and read a first time
14 Sep 2005Second reading moved
13 Oct 2005Second reading agreed to
13 Oct 2005Third reading agreed to


08 Nov 2005Assent

Act no.: 130

Year: 2005

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
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