Bill

C-11 An Act to amend the Copyright Act

Vote topic

That Bill C-11, in Clause 47, be amended by adding after line 26 on page 47 the following:

“(5) Paragraph (1)( a) does not apply to a qualified person who circumvents a technological protection measure on behalf of another person who is lawfully entitled to circumvent that technological protection measure.

(6) Paragraphs (1)( b) and (c) do not apply to a person who provides a service to a qualified person or who manufactures, imports or provides a technology, device or component, for the purposes of enabling a qualified person to circumvent a technological protection measure in accordance with this Act.

(7) A qualified person may only circumvent a technological protection measure under subsection (5) if

( a) the work or other subject-matter to which the technological protection measure is applied is not an infringing copy; and

( b) the qualified person informs the person on whose behalf the technological protection measure is circumvented that the work or other subject-matter is to be used solely for non-infringing purposes.

(8) The Governor in Council may, for the purposes of this section, make regulations

( a) defining “qualified person”;

( b) prescribing the information to be recorded about any action taken under subsection (5) or (6) and the manner and form in which the information is to be kept; and

( c) prescribing the manner and form in which the conditions set out in subsection (7) are to be met.”

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Result

Yes 135
NDP Bloc Liberal Green
No 149
Conservative

Conservative

Didn't vote Dean Allison
Didn't vote Maxime Bernier
Didn't vote Gord Brown
Didn't vote Lois Brown
Didn't vote Rod Bruinooge
Didn't vote Patricia Davidson
Didn't vote Bob Dechert
Didn't vote Nina Grewal
Didn't vote Peter Kent
Didn't vote James Lunney
Didn't vote Lisa Raitt
Didn't vote Andrew Scheer
Didn't vote Kyle Seeback
Didn't vote Lawrence Toet
Didn't vote Dave Van Kesteren
Didn't vote Mark Warawa

NDP

Didn't vote Linda Duncan
Didn't vote François Pilon

Bloc

Liberal

Independent

Didn't vote Peter Goldring

Green