[Rev. 2014]

Copyright

CAP. 130

CHAPTER 130
COPYRIGHT ACT
ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS
PART I – PRELIMINARY
Section
1.
2.

Short title.
Interpretation.

PART II – ADMINISTRATION
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10.
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12.
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21.

Establishment and incorporation of the Board.
Headquarters.
Functions of the Board.
Composition of the Board.
Functions and powers of the Board.
Conduct of business and affairs of the Board.
Remuneration of Board members.
Delegation by the Board.
Executive Director.
Staff of the Board.
The common seal of the Board.
Protection from personal liability.
Deleted.
Funds of the Board.
Financial year.
Annual estimates.
Accounts and audit.
Investment of funds.
Appeals.

PART III – COPYRIGHT AND OTHER RELATED RIGHTS
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30.
30A.
31.
32.
33.
33A.

Works eligible for copyright.
Copyright by virtue of nationality or residence, and duration of copyright.
Copyright by reference to country of origin.
Copyright in works of Government and international bodies.
Nature of copyright in literary, musical or artistic works and audio-visual works.
Broadcasting of works incorporated in audio-visual works.
Nature of copyright in sound recording.
Nature of copyright in broadcasts.
Rights of performers.
Right to equitable remuneration for use of sound recordings and audio visual works.
First ownership of copyright.
Moral rights of an author.
Assignment and licenses.
Grant of licences in copyright works withheld from Kenyan market.

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