No. S 227
Copyright Act
(Chapter 63)
Copyright Tribunal (Procedure)
(Amendment) Regulations 1998
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 202 of the Copyright Act, the Minister for Law hereby makes the following Regulations:
Citation and commencement
1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Copyright Tribunal (Procedure) (Amendment) Regulations 1998 and shall come into operation on 16th April 1998.
Amendment of regulation 21
2.  Regulation 21(4) of the Copyright Tribunal (Procedure) Regulations (Rg 6) (referred to in these Regulations as the principal Regulations) is amended by deleting "60(3)(b), 68(3)" and substituting "43(3), 60(3)(b), 68(3), 107(3)".
New regulation 21A
3.  The principal Regulations are amended by inserting, immediately after regulation 21, the following regulation:
Matters to be included in application under section 43(3) of Act
21A.  An application to the Tribunal under section 43(3) of the Act shall —
(a)set out the events giving rise to the application and, in particular, shall —
(i)identify the work, or adaptation of the literary, dramatic or musical work, to which the application relates;
(ii)identify the sound recording or cinematograph film to which the application relates;
(iii)state whether the applicant is the owner of the copyright in the work or the maker of the recording or film;
(iv)if the applicant is the owner of the copyright — state the name of the maker of the recording or film; and
(v)if the applicant is the maker of the recording or film — state the name of the owner of the copyright;
(b)request the Tribunal to determine the amount that is equitable remuneration to the owner of the copyright for the making of the recording or film; and
(c)be in Form 4A.”.
New regulation 23A
4.  The principal Regulations are amended by inserting, immediately after regulation 23, the following regulation:
Matters to be included in application under section 54A(7) of Act
23A.  An application to the Tribunal under section 54A(7) of the Act shall —
(a)set out the circumstances or events giving rise to the application and, in particular, shall —
(i)identify the work to which the application relates;
(ii)identify the intellectually handicapped reader’s copy to which the application relates;
(iii)state whether the applicant is the owner of the copyright in the work or the body administering an institution assisting intellectually handicapped readers;
(iv)if the applicant is the owner of the copyright — state the name of the body administering an institution assisting intellectually handicapped readers; and
(v)if the applicant is the body administering an institution assisting handicapped readers — state the name of the owner of the copyright;
(b)request the Tribunal to determine the amount that is equitable remuneration to the owner of the copyright for the making of the intellectually handicapped reader’s copy; and
(c)be in Form 6A.”.
New regulation 25A
5.  The principal Regulations are amended by inserting, immediately after regulation 25, the following regulation:
Matters to be included in application under section 107(3) of Act
25A.  An application to the Tribunal under section 107(3) of the Act shall —
(a)set out the events giving rise to the application and, in particular, shall —
(i)identify the sound recording to which the application relates;
(ii)identify the record to which the application relates;
(iii)state whether the applicant is the owner of the copyright in the recording or the maker of the record;
(iv)if the applicant is the owner of the copyright — state the name of the maker of the recording; and
(v)if the applicant is the maker of the record — state the name of the owner of the copyright;
(b)request the Tribunal to determine the amount that is equitable remuneration to the owner of the copyright for the making of the record; and
(c)be in Form 8A.”.
Amendment of regulation 26
6.  Regulation 26(1) of the principal Regulations is amended —
(a)by inserting, immediately after the word "works" in sub-paragraph (b), the words "or licences in respect of a commercial rental arrangement in relation to a computer program or sound recording"; and
(b)by inserting, immediately after the word "works" in the third line of sub-paragraph (c), the words "or sound recording".
Amendment of First Schedule
7.  The First Schedule to the principal Regulations is amended —
(a)by inserting, immediately after Form 4, the following Form:
"Form 4A
Regulation 21A
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(b)by deleting the word "teaching" in the last line of paragraph 1 of Form 5 and substituting the word "educational";
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(c)by inserting, immediately after Form 6, the following Form:
Regulation 23A
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(d)by inserting, immediately after Form 8, the following Form:
Regulation 25A
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(e)by inserting, immediately after the word "work" in paragraph 3(a) of Form 9, the following words "/sound recording".
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Made this 6th day of April 1998.

GOH KIM LEONG
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Law,
Singapore.
[LAW 06/020/008 V5; AG/LEG/SL/63/96/1 Vol.1]