Tag Archives: Broadcasting Codes

Broadcasting Act 1996

Broadcasting Act 1996

The United Kingdom’s Broadcasting Act 1996 forms part of the UK’s legal framework on electronic communications which includes fixed line, mobile and satellite technologies. The Broadcasting Act 1996 makes new provision about the broadcasting in digital form of television and sound programme services and the broadcasting in that form on television or radio frequencies of other services. The […]

Broadcasting Act 1990

Broadcasting Act 1990

The United Kingdom’s Broadcasting Act 1990 forms part of the UK’s legal framework on electronic communications, and concerns the provision and regulation of independent television and sound programme services and of other services provided on television or radio frequencies… The guiding principle under the Broadcasting Act 1990 was that deregulation would stimulate competition, increase efficiency and widen […]

The Audiovisual Media Services (Product Placement) Regulations 2010

The Audiovisual Media Services (Product Placement) Regulations 2010

The Audiovisual Media Services (Product Placement) Regulations 2010 (text) insert new provisions into the Broadcasting Act 1990 and the Communications Act 2003, coming into force on 16th April 2010. Regulation 2 inserts paragraph (fa) into section 319(2) of the Communications Act 2003 to include product placement requirements in the standards objectives mentioned in that section… The Audiovisual Media […]