Many thanks to Pranesh Prakash of CIS for bringing to our attention this public notice by the Parliamentary Standing Committee examining the Copyright Amendment Bill, 2010 that was introduced in the Rajya Sabha in the budget session.
The Department-related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resource Development headed by Shri Oscar Fernandes, MP, Rajya Sabha. The committee is interested in hearing ‘views/suggestions’ from ‘individuals/organizations’ interested in the subject matter of the bill. Written suggestions maybe sent to Shri J.Sundriyal, Director, Rajya Sabha Secretariat, 141, First Floor, Parliament House Annexe, New Delhi- 110001. (Tel: 23034541 and Fax: 23793633) E-mail: [email protected] and [email protected] before the 31st of May, 2010 which is the final deadline.
The Committee will also hear oral evidence at its discretion.
All suggestions/comments submitted to the Committee will be considered confidential and enjoy the privileges of the Committee. (RTI somebody?)
Please click here for earlier posts on this Bill.
Here’s hoping that all interested stakeholders engage the Parliamentary Committee.