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Copyright Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-42)

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Act current to 2024-06-19 and last amended on 2023-04-27. Previous Versions

Marginal note:News and commentary

  •  (1) It is not an infringement of copyright for an educational institution or a person acting under its authority to

    • (a) make, at the time of its communication to the public by telecommunication, a single copy of a news program or a news commentary program, excluding documentaries, for the purposes of performing the copy for the students of the educational institution for educational or training purposes; and

    • (b) perform the copy in public before an audience consisting primarily of students of the educational institution on its premises for educational or training purposes.

  • (2) [Repealed, 2012, c. 20, s. 25]

  • 1997, c. 24, s. 18
  • 2012, c. 20, s. 25

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