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Amending Act of the Turkish Criminal Code Nº 4421
Article 4/b-9: All the fines stated in the Acts entered into force between 1 January 1994 and 31 December 1998, have been raised eight times. [In accordance with this Article, the fines introduced in the current Intellectual and Artistic Works Act Articles 71-73, 80 and 81 have been raised to (300 - 600 million) x 8 Turkish Lira. Similarly, the fines stated respectively in Articles 73/A, 48/A, 61/a and 24/A of the Patents, Designs, Trademarks and Geographical Indications Decrees, have been raised to (300 - 600 million) x 8 Turkish Lira, and (600 million - 1 billion) x 8 Turkish Lira.] Article 5 stipulates a system of raising the fines after the year 1999 by making reference to a re-evaluation ratio calculated yearly in accordance with an average price raise for gros domestic product.