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This instrument modifies the Public Lending Right Scheme 1997 to increase the creator rate of payment for 2014–15 from $2.02 to $2.11 and the publisher rate of payment from 50.5 cents to 52.75 cents.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
Registered 02 May 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-May-2016
Tabled Senate03-May-2016






Public Lending Right Act 1985



Public Lending Right Scheme 1997 (Modification No. 1 of 2016)



I, Mitch Fifield, Minister for the Arts, issue the following Notice under paragraph 5(1)(b) of the Public Lending Right Act 1985.



Date:  26/4/16

Mitch Fifield

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 “$2.02”, substitute “$2.11”.


3.         Subsection 15(2)

3.1       Omit “50.5 cents”, substitute “52.75 cents”.


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