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Text of S. 505
105th Cong., 1st Sess.
Copyright Term Extension Act of 1997


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105th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 505

To amend the provisions of title 17, United States Code, with respect to the duration of copyright, and for other purposes.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 20, 1997

Mr. HATCH (for himself, Mr. LEAHY, Mr. D'AMATO, Mr. THOMPSON, Mr. ABRAHAM, and Mrs. FEINSTEIN) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend the provisions of title 17, United States Code, with respect to the duration of copyright, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. DURATION OF COPYRIGHT PROVISIONS.

SEC. 3. REPRODUCTION BY LIBRARIES AND ARCHIVES.

SEC. 4. DISTRIBUTION OF PHONORECORDS.

SEC. 5. EFFECTIVE DATES.