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Section 28, Copyright Act 1957: Term of Copyright in Government Works

Section 28 (Term of copyright Government works) under Chapter V (Term of Copyright) of the Copyright Act 1957

❝In the case of Government work, where Government is the first owner of the copyright therein, copyright shall subsist until sixty years from the beginning of the calendar year next following the year in which the work is first published.❞



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Notes:

Section 28 of the Copyright Act 1957 was amended by:
- the Copyright (Amendment) Act 1992 (No. 13 of 1992), sec. 2, w.e.f. 28-Dec-1991.

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