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Regulations Prescribing Networks (Copyright Act) (SOR/99-348)

Regulations are current to 2024-06-19

Regulations Prescribing Networks (Copyright Act)



Registration 1999-08-26

Regulations Prescribing Networks (Copyright Act)

P.C. 1999-1479  1999-08-26

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Industry, pursuant to section 30.8Footnote a and subsection 62(1)Footnote b of the Copyright Act, hereby makes the annexed Regulations Prescribing Networks (Copyright Act).


 For the purpose of subsection 30.8(9) of the Copyright Act, the following are prescribed networks:

  • (a) networks that are networks within the meaning of the definition network in subsection 2(1) of the Broadcasting Act; and

  • (b) networks that consist of two or more programming undertakings that are owned by the same person or group of persons and that have a practice of common programming or an arrangement by which they share programs, as the case may be.

Coming into Force

 These Regulations come into force on October 1, 1999.

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