Copyright Act

Version of section 73 from 2002-12-31 to 2003-03-20:


Marginal note:Certification

  •  (1) On the conclusion of its consideration of proposed tariffs, the Board shall

    • (a) establish

      • (i) a manner of determining the royalties to be paid by educational institutions and retransmitters, and

      • (ii) such terms and conditions related to those royalties as the Board considers appropriate;

    • (b) determine the portion of the royalties referred to in paragraph (a) that is to be paid to each collective society;

    • (c) vary the tariffs accordingly; and

    • (d) certify the tariffs as the approved tariffs, whereupon the tariffs become for the purposes of this Act the approved tariffs.

  • Marginal note:No discrimination

    (2) For greater certainty, the Board, in establishing a manner of determining royalties under paragraph (1)(a) or in apportioning them under paragraph (1)(b), may not discriminate between owners of copyright on the ground of their nationality or residence.

  • Marginal note:Publication of approved tariffs

    (3) The Board shall publish the approved tariffs in the Canada Gazette as soon as practicable and send a copy of each approved tariff, together with the reasons for the Board’s decision, to each collective society that filed a proposed tariff and to any person who filed an objection.

  • 1997, c. 24, s. 50;
  • 1999, c. 31, s. 62.
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