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International Association of Music LIbraries' "Answers to Copyright Questions" from Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Lithuania, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, United Kingdom and Ireland, United States.
The Music Library Association maintains an up-to-date website on music copyright for librarians; it is full of information that is helpful to musicians and students as well. Below are links to various sections of the site.
The Orrin G. Hatch—Bob Goodlatte Music Modernization Act addresses Congress’s determination that copyright law has not kept pace with changing consumer preferences and technological developments in the music marketplace. It is the most significant piece of copyright legislation in decades.