Irish Horseracing Industry 1994

Broadcasting and filming rights.


61.(1) F58[]

(2) Subject to subsection (3), the property rights in relation to any broadcast of any part of a race-fixture or any photograph, film or sound recording taken or made for commercial purposes at a race-fixture shall vest in the executive of the authorised racecourse concerned.

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(4) In this section “broadcast” has the meaning assigned to it by the Broadcasting and Wireless Telegraphy Act, 1988.




Repealed (18.12.2001, establishment day) by Horse and Greyhound Racing Act 2001 (20/2001), s. 10(11), S.I. No. 630 of 2001, art. 2.

Modifications (not altering text):


Application of section restricted (2.07.2001) Horse and Greyhound Racing Act 2001 (20/2001), s. 10(12), commenced on enactment.

Media rights committee.


(12) Nothing in section 61 of the Act of 1994 or this section shall prohibit HRI from independently carrying out its functions under paragraph (b) of section 8(1).