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Definition of “Wireless Transmission System” Regulations (SOR/98-307)

Regulations are current to 2024-06-19

Definition of “Wireless Transmission System” Regulations



Registration 1998-05-28

Definition of “Wireless Transmission System” Regulations

P.C. 1998-919  1998-05-28

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Industry, pursuant to subsection 68.1(5)Footnote a of the Copyright Act, hereby makes the annexed Definition of “Wireless Transmission System” Regulations.

Expression Defined

 For the purposes of section 68.1 of the Copyright Act, wireless transmission system means a system operated by a terrestrial radio station that transmits in analog or digital mode a signal containing performers’ performances of musical works or sound recordings embodying the performers’ performances, in analog or digital form, whether in the A.M. or F.M. frequency band or in any other range assigned by the Minister under section 5 of the Radiocommunication Act, without artificial guide for free reception by the public.

Coming into Force

 These Regulations come into force on May 28, 1998.

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