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No. 1 of 2015 Schemes as made
This instrument modifies the Public Lending Right Scheme 1997 to increase the creator rate of payment for 2014–15 from $2.00 to $2.02 and the publisher rate of payment from 50 cents to 50.5 cents.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
Registered 15 May 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR25-May-2015
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2015






Public Lending Right Act 1985



Public Lending Right Scheme 1997 (Modification No. 1 of 2015)



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:  1 May 2015

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 “$2.00”, substitute “$2.02”.


3.         Subsection 15(2)

3.1       Omit “50 cents”, substitute “50.5 cents”.


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