The Amendments In The Law On Pre-Promotion

Original Language Title: Grozījumi Priekšvēlēšanu aģitācijas likumā

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Read the untranslated law here: https://www.vestnesis.lv/op/2016/123.11


The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the pre-promotion law do the pre-promotion law (Latvian journal, 2012, 2014, 199 No; 75. nr.) the following amendments: 1. Add to article 1, paragraph 5, the words "(the fee)". 2. To supplement the law with the chapter IV1 by the following: "chapter IV1. Another iespiedtehnik made in election canvassing distribution costs 17.1 article. Another iespiedtehnik made in election canvassing distribution of expenditure (1) distributing newsletters, books, flyers, and other iespiedtehnik made for election canvassing in the costs, not the press, in expenditure and clearly indicate that it is a political advertisement and agitation of the reviewer who this election canvassing paid, stating the print run of this publication. (2) If the first paragraph of this article are common expenses, using only the postal service operator or its authorised canvassing individual contract for election canvassing materials distribution via postal service, direct and immediate switch only with the postal service. " 3. Replace article 18, in the third paragraph, the word "first" with the word "second". 4. Express article 22 the following: ' article 22. Election canvassing materials placement in public places (1) matters concerning the election canvassing materials placement outdoors in public or to the public spaces (signs, billboards, posters, boards, draining board, placed posters, advertising Windows, and other similar promotional item) shall be governed by the laws on advertising, as far as this law is not otherwise established. (2) the operator or its authorised canvassing individual contract for election canvassing materials placement outdoors in public or to the public spaces (signs, billboards, posters, boards, draining board, placed posters, advertising Windows, and other similar promotional item) switch directly and only directly with the advertising service provider. (3) advertising services provider who offers to deploy election canvassing materials to public spaces or against public spaces (signs, billboards, posters, boards, draining board, placed posters, advertising Windows, and other similar promotional objects), at least 150 days before the election day sends the corruption prevention and combating Bureau election canvassing materials placement pricing, including planned discounts and discount application criteria, the entire election canvassing. If the Parliament is dismissed or withdrawn or Republican City Council or District Council is dissolved, or is repeating elections, announced an advertising service provider election canvassing materials placement pricing, including planned discounts and discount eligibility shall send the corruption prevention and combating Bureau not later than three working days from the date of notification of the elections. Corruption prevention and combating Bureau such information immediately to the public in its homepage on the internet. (4) advertising services provider who offers to deploy election canvassing materials to public spaces or against public spaces (signs, billboards, posters, boards, draining board, placed posters, advertising Windows, and other similar promotional objects), forbidden to place election canvassing materials at a higher or lower price than specified in the third subparagraph in the izcenojumo. These rates are not amenable to their disclosure. (5) if the advertising service provider pursuant to the provisions of this article and it is not sent within the time limits set in the corruption prevention and combating Bureau election canvassing materials deployment pricing, this advertising service provider the pre-promotion period is forbidden to deploy election canvassing materials. (6) in the second, third, fourth and fifth paragraphs of these rules do not apply to the election canvassing by the non-related person, subject to the limits laid down in this law. (7) each public place located within the election canvassing materials and clearly indicate that the reviewer of this agitation election canvassing paid. (8) on election canvassing materials placement outdoors in public or to the public spaces (signs, billboards, posters, boards, draining board, placed posters, advertising Windows, and other similar promotional item) payable fee for local ads, posters and advertisement placement in public places if a municipality in respect of election canvassing materials. Authorities set a fee of ads, posters and advertisement placement in public places for election canvassing materials must not be greater than the lower toll as the location for a certain product or service advertising materials placement. " 5. To supplement the law with article 22.1 as follows: "article 22.1. Restrictions on election canvassing materials placement in public places

(1) the election canvassing materials for deployment in public spaces (signs, billboards, posters, boards, draining board, placed posters, advertising Windows, and other similar promotional objects) use: 1) State and local government buildings; 2) Church building and House of worship; 3) bus station, railway station, airport and the passenger port of the building; 4) national monuments of architecture and art; 5) buildings, which belong to: (a) the State and derivative public) person institutions and enterprises in which the State or a derived public persons own more than 50 percent of the capital (shares), b) a corporation in which one or more countries or a derived public person enterprises, individually or as a whole owns more than 50 percent of the capital (share). (2) the municipality at least 150 days before the polling day, subject to this Act and other legislative provisions, have the right to issue binding rules on election canvassing materials placement in public places and places against a public place, providing for restrictions on election canvassing materials to the type, size, light and sound effects for the environment, the architecture of buildings and premises, as well as the first part of this article the places referred to in the additional space that prohibited the deployment of election canvassing materials. Election canvassing materials restrictions may not be more stringent than the limits set by the municipality in respect of goods and services for the placement of advertising material. " 6. Article 32, first paragraph: to turn off the word "internet"; Add to subparagraph following the words and figures "and this law article 25 referred to institutions and corporations in the" with the words "as well as canvassing as a paid performance of public electronic communications networks, including the internet (does not apply to political parties and their associations home page on the internet)". The law shall enter into force on the 15 July 2016. The Parliament adopted the law of 16 June 2016. The President r. vējonis 2016 in Riga on June 29.