Long Title

Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II ESTABLISHMENT, INCORPORATION AND CONSTITUTION OF OFFICE

Part III FUNCTIONS, DUTIES AND POWERS OF OFFICE

Part IV PROVISIONS RELATING TO STAFF

Part V FINANCIAL PROVISIONS

Part VI TRANSFER OF PROPERTY, ASSETS, LIABILITIES AND EMPLOYEES

Part VII MISCELLANEOUS

FIRST SCHEDULE Constitution and proceedings of Office

SECOND SCHEDULE Financial provisions

THIRD SCHEDULE Offences under written law

Legislative History

Transfer to Office of property, assets and liabilities
21.
—(1)  As from 1st April 2001, such movable and immovable property vested in the Government as may be determined by the Minister for Finance and used or managed by the Government department known as the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore or the Copyright Tribunal, and all assets, interests, rights, privileges, liabilities and obligations of the Government relating to that department and the Copyright Tribunal shall be transferred to and shall vest in the Office without further assurance, act or deed.
(2)  If any question arises as to whether any particular property, asset, interest, right, privilege, liability or obligation has been transferred to or vested in the Office under subsection (1), a certificate under the hand of the Minister for Finance shall be conclusive evidence that the property, asset, interest, right, privilege, liability or obligation was or was not so transferred or vested.
(3)  Any immovable property to be transferred to and vested in the Office under subsection (1) shall be held by the Office upon such tenure and subject to such terms and conditions as the President may determine.