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Name: Law for the Protection of Literature and Authors in Israel (Temporary Provision), 5773-2013.
Country: Israel
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2013-08-06
Entry into force:
ISN: ISR-2013-L-97289
Bibliography: Legislation online in Hebrew Legislation online in Hebrew Reshomot,Sefer Ha Choukem, Ministry of Justice, Jerusalem, Israel , P. 208 - P. 221 PDF in Hebrew PDF in Hebrew (consulted on 2014-11-07)
Abstract/Citation: The formal goals of the Law, as stated in Section 1 are:

"To ensure Israeli authors proper pay for their creations, to promote literature in Israel, to preserve cultural diversity in publication and distribution of books. to provide readers an opportunity to choose among a wide range of books according to their wishes and tastes and enable competition between publishers and bookstores with respect to quantity, variety and the quality of books offered to the consumer."

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