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No. 1 of 2014 Schemes as made
This instrument modifies the Public Lending Right Scheme 1997 to increase the creator rate of payment for 2012–13 from $1.96 to $2.00 and the publisher rate of payment from 49 cents to 50 cents.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
Registered 12 May 2014
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-May-2014
Tabled Senate14-May-2014






Public Lending Right Act 1985



Public Lending Right Scheme 1997 (Modification No. 1 of 2014)



I, George Brandis QC, Attorney General, Minister for the Arts, issue the following Notice under paragraph 5(1)(b) of the Public Lending Right Act 1985.



Date:  Signed 1 May 2014

George Brandis QC

Minister for the Arts



1.         Modification

1.1       The Public Lending Right Scheme 1997 is modified as set out in this Notice.


2.         Subsection 14(2)

2.1       Omit “$1.96”, substitute “$2.00”.


3.         Subsection 15(2)

3.1       Omit “49 cents”, substitute “50 cents”.


This instrument takes effect on the day following the day of its registration in the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.