Of Czech Radio

Original Language Title: o Českém rozhlasu

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484/1991 Coll.



LAW



The Czech National Council



of 7 November. November 1991



of Czech Radio



Change: 36/1993.



Change: 253/1994 Coll.



Change: 301/1995 Sb.



Change: 135/1997.



Change: 192/2002 Sb.



Change: 127/2005 Coll.



Change: 196/2009 Sb.



Change: 79/2015 Sb.



The Czech National Council decided on the following Act:



§ 1



(1) there is hereby established the Czech Radio in Prague.



(2) the Czech Radio is a legal entity, which is running its own

the property, which the asset is transferred from the Czechoslovak

radio. ^ 1) Czech Radio's own acts acquires rights and undertakes to.



(3) the State is not liable for the obligations of the Czech radio and Czech Radio

is not responsible for obligations of the State.



§ 2



(1) provides a service to the public Czech radio production and dissemination

radio programs, or other multimedia content, and

ancillary services throughout the territory of the Czech Republic and abroad (hereinafter

"the public service in the field of radio broadcasting").



(2) the main tasks of the public services in the field of radio broadcasting are

in particular, the



and the provision of objective, verified), on the whole, balanced and

versatile information for free creating views



(b) contributing to the legal consciousness) of the population of the Czech Republic,



c) production and dissemination of programmes and the provision of a balanced menu shows

for all groups of the population with regard to their religious freedom

religion, culture, ethnic or national origin, the national

identity, social origin, age, and gender, so that these programs and

the shows reflect the diversity of opinions and political, religious,

the philosophical and artistic movements, in order to strengthen the mutual

understanding and tolerance and promoting the coherence of the pluralistic society,



(d) the development of the cultural identity of the inhabitants of) the United States, including

members of national or ethnic minorities,



e) production and broadcasting in particular, news, current affairs,

documentary, dramatic, artistic, sporting, entertainment and

educational programmes and programmes for children and youth.



§ 3



(1) the Czech Radio meets the public service radio

broadcast, in particular by



and analog radio broadcasts), operates with the use of part of the

the frequency spectrum towards the territory of the Czech Republic three

the nationwide radio programs in a zone of very high frequency and

radio programmes are broadcasted in zone, regional studies very

short wave, through the provincial broadcasting radio

device, or through other technical means;

Czech Radio can broadcast even in the band long and medium waves,



(b) the broadcast of the radio program) has focused exclusively on the

News, current affairs and educational programmes through

terrestrial broadcasting of radio equipment using frequency parts

the spectrum in the band of very high frequency in the range permitted by the appropriate

radio frequencies obtained by optimizing its own broadcasting network for

conditions, it does not reduce the extent of the coverage of the United States

provided for in this law, and the radio frequencies of the newly found Czech

Radio on its costs, but not to the extent of the regional

the radio broadcast ^ 4); This program can also spread the Český rozhlas

through the provincial broadcasting radio equipment using parts

the frequency spectrum in the band medium-sized waves and through other

of electronic communications networks in the range of nationwide radio

the broadcast provided for in this Act,



(c)) provides digital terrestrial radio broadcasts disseminating 3

nationwide radio programme, referred to in point (a)),

through the public service multiplex; ^ 1a) in addition to these

radio programmes Czech Radio has the right to propagate through

public service multiplex other radio programs, other

multimedia content and additional services; radio programs, other

multimedia content and value-added services distributed through

Multiplex can the public service Czech Radio also digitally distribute

through other electronic communications networks,



d) operates a terrestrial digital broadcasting so as to ensure the fulfilment of the

public service tasks in the field of radio broadcasting, which corresponds to the

the State of development of broadcasting technologies and services. Using, in particular,

part of the frequency spectrum towards the territory of the Czech Republic

radio programs and other content in the zone designated by the national

frequency table for terrestrial digital radio broadcasting,

in particular, in the III. tv zone



e) establishes a network of own newsletters,



(f)) creates archives, keeps them involved in their use of

as part of the national cultural heritage,



g) broadcasts works of domestic and foreign production,



h) provides at least one programme broadcast a 24-hour

program service, including current news,



I) operates in the fields of new broadcasting technologies and services.



(2) broadcasting of Czech radio operates on one

a radio programme in the zone of short waves through the Earth

broadcast radio equipment, where appropriate, through other

technical means. Broadcasts must meet the conditions of §

2 (2). 2 (a). and) and c) and to contribute to promoting the good name of the Czech

of the Republic.



(3) a State authority, which carries out the management of the frequency spectrum by

a special legal regulation, ^ 1b) reserves after previous consent of the Council

for radio and television broadcasts for the Czech radio frequencies

to allow the operation of analogue radio broadcasting in the range

provided for in paragraph 1 (b). a) and in paragraph 2. Frequencies in the range, and

under the conditions laid down in paragraph 1 (b). (b)) or in the zone of long and

medium-sized waves reserves only if the Czech Radio.



(4)-edge radio program for the purposes of this Act, the

radio program, whose broadcasts can receive at least 95% of the population

The United States counted by the data resulting from the last

Census. ^ 1 c)



The Czech Radio Council



§ 4



(1) the Authority which exercises the right of public inspection activities

The Czech Radio Czech Radio Council (hereinafter referred to as "the Council"). The Council has

nine members. Members of the Council are elected and recalled by the Chamber of deputies of the Parliament of the

The Czech Republic (hereinafter referred to as "Chamber of Deputies"), so that in the

represented major regional, political, social, and cultural controversy

streams.



(2) Proposals of candidates for the members of the Council shall be submitted to the Chamber of Deputies

organisations and associations representing cultural, regional, social,

trade unions, employers, religious, educational, scientific, ecological,

and national interests. Proposals may be submitted within 15 days from the date of

publication of the call of the President of the Chamber of deputies to submit proposals

in the manner prescribed by resolution of the Chamber of Deputies.



(3) a member of the Council can be elected citizen of the Czech Republic, which



a) is competent to perform legal acts,



(b)) has a permanent residence in the territory of the Czech Republic, and



(c)) is blameless; for integrity is not the one who was lawfully

convicted of a crime committed intentionally, if his conviction for

This offence was not zahlazeno to him or for any other reason

It does not look as if he has been convicted, and one who does not meet the requirements laid down in

Special Act. ^ 1 d)



(4) the members of the Council shall be elected from among the candidates proposed pursuant to paragraph 2, and

it for a term of 6 years, with every 2 years is chosen one

one third of the members; they may be re-elected, but not more than two

consecutive term. On the space uprázdněná for reasons other than

for the expiry of the term of Office of the new members are elected for a period of

remaining until the end of the term of the Member whose place is

uprázdnilo; If this time is less than 1 year, limiting options

renewed does not apply. In the case of an Appeal Board under section 6 (1). 3 and

the subsequent election of all the members of the Council the Council at its first meeting shall determine by lot the

3 members of the Council with the term of 2 years, 3 members with a term of 4

years and 3 members with a term of 6 years.



(5) the Council is responsible of its activities to the Chamber of Deputies.



(6) the membership of the Council is a public function. ^ 2) in connection with its

performance is for the members of the Council a reasonable reward, whose amount being determined by its

by order of the Chamber of Deputies.



(7) the Council shall elect the Chairman and Vice-Chairmen and dismisses them.



§ 5



(1) the membership of the Council is incompatible with the function of President of the Republic,

a Deputy or Senator, Member of the Government, a judge, a Prosecutor, a member of the

The Supreme Audit Office, Member of the Bank Board of the Czech National Bank,

The Ombudsman, with any of the functions in the public administration, with the function of

Member of the Council for radio and television broadcasting, a member of the Board of the Czech

television, the Czech News Agency Board Member, with the function of the

Director of Czech television, and with the function of Member of the Supervisory Commission of the Czech television

or member of the Supervisory Commission of the Czech Radio.



(2) The Council shall not hold any function in political parties or


in political movements, social organizations and associations,

citizens ' initiatives, and so on, should not act on their behalf

or to act in their favour or in favour of other group

interests in the performance of his duties in the Council; must also not be a member of the company,

active in the field of mass media, or

represent business interests that could conflict with the performance of his

function or could adversely affect his impartiality and

the objectivity of decision-making. With the exception of cash payments

connection with the performance of a function under this Act, must not be a member of the Council of

or a person close to him ^ 3) none of the property benefits from the operation of

the radio broadcast.



(3) a Board member or a person close to him ^ 3) must not be in employment

or other similar relationship to the Czech Radio, even two years after the

termination of membership in the Council.



§ 6



(1) membership in the Council shall be terminated:



and the date of expiry of term of Office)



(b) immediately following the date) the date of receipt in writing by

resignation to the President of the Chamber of Deputies,



(c) the reference from the function)



(d) the date on which a member) of the Council no longer meets the conditions for election to the

a member of the Council as set out in section 4, paragraph 4. 3,



e) death.



(2) a member of the Council of the Chamber of deputies must withdraw its function



and if stopped) meet the prerequisites for becoming a member of the Council

laid down in paragraph 5,



(b)) to seriously undermine the dignity of a member of the Council or of the

committed to such actions, which calls into question his independence

or impartiality in the performance of the functions of a Council Member,



(c) if he does not pursue) for more than 3 months.



(3) the Chamber of Deputies may appeal the Council, if the Council fails to fulfil its repeatedly

the obligations established by this Act, or if the Chamber of Deputies

twice in a row does not approve an annual report on the activities of Czech Radio

or annual report on Czech Radio economic management.



§ 7



(1) the activities of the Council are governed by the rules of procedure, the Council shall, within thirty

days from the beginning of his term of Office.



(2) the Board shall take decisions by an absolute majority of its

Members, with the exception of decisions on the appointment and dismissal of the

Director of Czech Radio (hereinafter referred to as "the Director General"), which is

must have at least 6 vote of the members of the Council.



(3) the meetings of the Council shall be public. The public may be based on the resolution of the

The Council of the entire acts or of its parts excluded, if they are discussed

fact protected under special legislation. ^ 3a) the person

that distorts the public hearing, the Chairperson may admonish and

repeated public hearing report of meeting space.



(4) the meetings of the Council takes a President write, part of which are not

fact, protected by special legal regulations. The minutes of the

meetings of the Council, approved the documents referred to in section 8, where appropriate, the Council resolution on

the exclusion of the public from its conduct must be no later than 3 days from the

date of Board meeting available manner allowing remote access.



§ 8



(1) the powers of the Council include:



and) to appoint or remove the Chief Executive and his proposal from the Director

Radio studies of Czech Radio ("radio");

decision on the appeal in writing to the Director-General must be justified by the

and at the latest within 7 days from the date of its delivery to the Director

published by the Council in a manner allowing remote access,



b) revenue and expenditure account and approve the budget of Czech radio and check

implementation of the budget of the Czech Radio,



(c) to approve the proposal) Director General Statute of Czech Radio



(d)) to submit for approval to the Chamber of deputies of the Czech Radio Code,

which lays down the principles the fulfilment of public service broadcasting

broadcast; violations of the code, the Czech Radio is classified as

misconduct by a special Act, ^ 3b)



(e) to approve the proposals of the Director-General) for the establishment or revocation of

Radio studies (§ 9 para. 8) and proposals referred to in § 9 para. 7,



f) decide on complaints relating to the Director,



g) to oversee the performance of public service tasks in the field of radio

broadcasts (article 2 and 3) and to the fulfilment of the principles resulting from the code of the Czech

radio and for this purpose to make recommendations concerning the programme

menu,



h) approve long-term plans of the programme, technical and economic

development,



I set up the Supervisory Commission) (§ 8a) and fix the amount of the remuneration of the members of the supervisory

the Commission (section 8a (7)),



(j)) to determine the salary of the Director General.



(2) the Council shall submit to the Chamber of Deputies an annual report on the activities of the

Czech radio to 31. March immediately following calendar

year, and an annual report on Czech Radio economic management to 31. August

the immediately following calendar year. These annual reports must

be not later than 3 days from the date of approval by the Council stated the way

allowing remote access.



(3) the costs of the activities of the Council and on the remuneration of its members, as well as costs

the activities of the Supervisory Commission and on the remuneration of its members, shall be financed from the Special

appropriations of Czech Radio (hereinafter referred to as "the budget").



(4) the Council and its members shall not directly intervene in the creation and broadcast of

radio shows.



§ 8a



The Supervisory Commission



(1) the Supervisory Commission is an advisory body of the Council in matters of control

Czech Radio economic management. Its task is to monitor whether they are effectively

and efficiently used by the funds and property of Czech Radio.

The Supervisory Commission shall notify the Council of the deficiencies observed and

submit proposals to remove them.



(2) the Supervisory Commission shall have five members, who are elected and dismissed by the Council.

Member of the Supervisory Commission is a public function. ^ 2)



(3) the members of the Supervisory Board are elected for a term of 2 years, and even

again, but not for more than 2 consecutive terms of Office. For

the election of a member of the Supervisory Board of the Commission and for the performance of this function applies

the assumptions set out in section 4, paragraph 4. 3 and section 5 apply mutatis mutandis. For the demise of the function

Member of the Supervisory Commission shall apply mutatis mutandis to section 6 (1). 1 and 2.



(4) the Supervisory Commission elect from among its members and recalls its Chairman and

Vice-Chairman, representing the Chairman of the Supervisory Board meetings including the management

of the Commission. The Supervisory Commission also adopts its rules of procedure.



(5) the Supervisory Commission shall meet whenever requested in writing at least 2 of the

its members at least once in each calendar month. The negotiations

the Supervisory Commission shall not be public, and the President is obliged to take out

each meeting registration.



(6) the Commission's Supervisory Board is quorate with the presence of the President or

Vice-Presidents and at least 2 other members; a resolution adopted by a majority

votes of members present, in case of equality of votes

the presiding.



(7) the amount of the remuneration of the members of the Supervisory Board of the Commission the Council shall determine.



(8) the members of the Supervisory Commission may consult all documents, accounting

documents related to accounting and records on data carriers of the Czech

radio and require written explanations from the employees of the Czech

radio. Czech Radio staff are required to provide to the members

the Supervisory Commission copies of the requested documents, as well as the Czech Radio

required explanation.



(9) on the facts established in the performance checks are members of the supervisory

the Commission must maintain confidentiality, if they were not this obligation

exempted from the President of the Council. Obligation of confidentiality shall survive the termination of

the function of the Supervisory Commission.



(10) the Supervisory Commission shall report in writing to the Council on its activities for each

calendar quarter by the 10th day of the second month after the end of

quarter. As the basis for an annual report on the management of the Czech

radio is the Supervisory Commission shall transmit to the Council its analysis management

Czech Radio 30. June immediately following

of the calendar year.



§ 8b



Remuneration and other formalities connected with the performance of the functions of the Council and with the Member

Member of the supervisory function of the Commission



(1) a member of the Council belong to the monthly remuneration in an amount that is 1. January to

December 31 of the calendar year is determined as the product of the average

gross monthly wages of the employees of Czech Radio for

the previous calendar year (hereinafter referred to as "the average monthly wage") and

established depending on responsibilities and performance

carried out by a member of the Council (hereinafter referred to as "compensation factor"). Remuneration shall

rounded up to $ 100 and up.



(2) the amount of the average monthly wage in the Czech Radio always publishes 31.

January of the calendar year in a manner allowing remote

access.



(3) the remuneration referred to in paragraph 1, the Coefficient shall be fixed



Member of the Council) of 0.80,



(b) the Vice-President of the Council of) 1.03,



(c) the President of the Council) of 1.27.



(4) the amount of the remuneration of the members of the Supervisory Board of the Commission the Council shall determine.



(5) a member of the Council and the Member of the Supervisory Commission for the compensation of travel

expenses related to the performance of functions in the same range as

employees under special legislation ^ 3b). The journey from the place of

stay at the Board meeting, Board meeting, and the path to the location of the meetings of the Council


stay for the purposes of provision of travel expenses deemed employment

the path.



(6) a member of the Council and a member of the Supervisory Commission

any other act in the public interest under special legislation ^ 3b).

The employer shall provide a member of the Council and the Member of the Supervisory Board of the Commission work

No refund of wages.



(7) the remuneration and other formalities associated with the exercise of the functions of the Council and with the Member

Member of the supervisory function, the Commission provides the members of the Council and members of the

the Supervisory Commission the Czech Radio. Remuneration and other essentials by the phrase

the first shall be payable in the date of the regular payday salary employees

The Czech Radio.



§ 9



The Director-General



(1) a statutory body of the Czech Radio Director General. At the time of

absence represents the Director's authorized representative.



(2) from its activities is the responsibility of the Council and the Director-General has the right to

attend its meetings.



(3) The Director General shall apply the provisions of the labour code,

unless otherwise provided by this Act.



(4) the Director General shall be appointed by the Council from among the candidates meeting the

requirements laid down in section 4, paragraph 4. 3 on the basis of the results of the selection procedure for the

the term of Office of 6 years.



(5) the Director is incompatible with membership in the Council; for

her performance is true the assumptions set out in section 5 apply mutatis mutandis.



(6) the Director may be removed from Office by the Council, in particular the

If it fails repeatedly, Czech radio public service tasks in the field of

the radio broadcast under this Act (sections 2 and 3) or obligations

resulting from specific legislation ^ 3 c) or if it does not

their programmes, the principles of the code of Czech Radio. The Council revokes the

the Director, if the Director violates its obligations

laid down by law or statute of the Czech Radio, or if it stops

meet the conditions for the performance of functions provided for in this law.



(7) to the letting of immovable property for a period exceeding 3 months or to dispose of,

where appropriate, the load of real estate or their parts needs General

the Director of the Council's prior consent, otherwise the act invalid.



(8) the Director-General with the previous consent of the Council, and shall be repealed;

Radio studies except for cancellation of the experimentation in the headquarters

counties.



(9) in the cases provided for in the Statute of the Czech Radio Director General

appoints and dismisses the head of the Czech Radio staff in consultation with the

By the Council.



(10) the directors of the radio studios and the persons referred to in paragraph 9 shall

comply with the requirements laid down in section 4, paragraph 4. 3.



(11) if the Director General of the surrender or function from a function

revoked, or if the Office of the Director-General to the expiration of

term of Office, or as a result of his death, the Board shall appoint an interim

Director of Czech Radio (hereinafter referred to as "Interim Manager"), which

performs the function of the Director until the appointment of a new

the Director-General. The new Director-General, the Council is required to

designate no later than 3 months from the date on which the function is released

the Director-General.



(12) The interim Director shall apply, mutatis mutandis, paragraphs 1 to 9.



§ 9a



cancelled



§ 10



The financing of Czech Radio



(1) the financial resources of the Czech radio are in particular:



and) radio charges levied by a special legal regulation, ^ 3d)



(b) income from custom) business.



(2) the costs associated with broadcasting of Czech Radio in accordance with § 3 (1). 2

shall be borne by the State budget of the Czech Republic.



§ 11



(1), Czech Radio is entitled, under the conditions laid down

law of business activity that is related to the subject

its activities and that it must not compromise its tasks (section 2 of this Act).



(2) the financial resources used by the Czech radio to the performance of its tasks pursuant to §

2 and 3.



§ 12



Radio Studio



(1) a part of Czech Radio in particular, radio in the headquarters

counties, or radio studios, established on the basis of § 9 para. 8 of this

the law.



(2) the Director of the Radio Studio is entitled to do on behalf of the Czech

Radio legal acts concerning the radio studios, with the exception of

the alienation and the burden of real estate. The Director of the radio studios is behind the

the activities of the radio studios to the Director responsible.



(3) the Radio studios are within the framework of its activities in accordance with similar permissions

§ 3 para. 1 with the exception of letters), b) and (f)).



(4) the share of all radio broadcasting studies on national broadcast

circuits, except for the heading of the news-current affairs, must be

at least 30% of the total broadcasting time of Czech Radio in the monthly

of the total.



section 13 of the



Czech Radio can use its technical and production base only

accordance with this Act (sections 2 and 3).



Common and final provisions



§ 14



(1) the Czech National Council shall elect within one month from the effective date of this

law advice. The Council shall appoint, within one month from the date of his election

the Director.



(2) until the appointment of the Director controls the interim Director of Czech Radio,

by the Czech National Council. The interim Director of the nepříslušejí

permission according to § 8 para. 1 of this Act.



§ 15



This Act shall take effect on 1 January 2000. January 1992.



Burešová v.r.



Pithart v.r.



Selected provisions of the novel



Article II of Act No 192/2002 Sb.



Transitional provision



The Czech Radio Council set up under the previous provisions shall be deemed to

for the Council under this Act. Within 6 months from the entry into force of this

the Law Council members their ratios in accordance with this Act.



§ 178 of Act No. 127/2005 Coll.



Transitional provisions



(1) the Czech Radio will launch digital broadcasting radio programs

referred to in § 3 (1). 1 (b). (b)) Law No 484/1991 Coll., on the Czech

radio, in the version in force from the date of entry into force of this Act,

gradually according to their economic, organizational and technical preparedness.



(2) the conditions for the dissemination of its programmes, where appropriate, additional multimedia

content and additional services through public service multiplex

shall negotiate with Czech television, Czech Radio contract. Both parties certified

the design of this Treaty the Director-General shall submit to the Czech Radio

information of the Czech Radio Council at least 30 days before the agreed date

the launch of the Earth's digital radio broadcasting of Czech Radio.



Article. IV of Act No. 196/2009 Sb.



Transitional provision



For the purposes of determining the amount of the remuneration of members of the Council of the Czech Radio at the time from the

the effective date of this Act, until 31 December 2006. January 2010 at an average

the gross monthly wage of employees in accordance with § 8b paragraph. 1 Act No. 484/1991

Coll., on the Czech Radio, in the version in force from the date of entry into force of

This Act shall be deemed to amount to 28 232 €.



1) § 4 of law No 136/1991 Coll., on the Division of competence between the Czech and

Slovak Federal Republic and the Czech Republic and the Slovak

Republic in matters of the press and other information resources.



1A) § 3 (1). 1 (b). (b)) law no 483/1991 Coll., on the Czech television, in

as amended.



1B) Act No. 127/2005 Coll., on electronic communications and amending

some related laws (Act on electronic communications).



1 c) § 12 para. 2 of Act No. 89/1995 Coll., on State statistical service, in

as amended.



1 d) Act No. 451/1991 Coll., laying down some other assumptions

to perform certain functions in State bodies and organizations of the Czech and

Slovak Federal Republic, the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic,

in the wording of later regulations.



2) § 124 para. 1 of the labour code.



3) section 116 of the civil code.



for example, section 3A) 17 to 20 of the commercial code, Act No. 148/1998 Coll., on

protection of classified information and on the amendment to certain acts, as amended by

amended, Act No. 101/2000 Coll., on the protection of personal data and

amending certain laws, as amended.



3B) Act No. 262/2006 SB., labour code, as amended.



3 c) for example, Act No. 468/1991 Coll., on radio and

of television broadcasting activities, as amended, law No. 40/1995

Coll., on regulation of advertising and amending and supplementing Act No. 468/1991 Coll., on the

the operation of radio and television broadcasting, as subsequently amended

the regulations, as amended.



3D) Act No. 249/1994 Coll., on radio and television fees in

as amended.



4) § 2 (2). 1 (b). e) of Act No. 231/2001 Coll., on the operation of

radio and television broadcasting, and amending other laws, as amended by

amended.