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section 1 of the Swedish media Council of the State shall endeavour to strengthen children and young people
conscious media users and protect them from harmful
The authority shall follow developments regarding children
and young, as well as to disseminate information and provide guidance on children's and
young people's media situation.
Authority shall lay down age limits for films that are intended
be shown to children under 15 years of age under the law (2010:1882) if
age limits for films to be shown in public.
section 2 of the Swedish media Council of the State shall, within its field of activity, in particular
1. consider and develop the Agency's expert role,
2. capitalise on research and other knowledge,
3. protecting children's and young people's own experiences,
4. encourage the media industry self-regulation, and
5. follow and participate in the international work.
3 § the museums shall have a gender-and
diversity perspective to the business.
3 a §/expires U: 2016-01/01/it shall cooperate with the relevant authorities and
stakeholders, including civil society organisations, in
purpose of strengthening children and youth as conscious media users
and protect them from harmful media influences.
The authority shall in particular engage with the Authority for radio
and tv, Agency for accessible media and Nordic
Information Centre for media and communication research
(Nordicom) at Göteborg University
in the task to follow media trends in kids
and young. Regulation (2015:299).
3 a section/entry into force: 01/01/2016/authority shall cooperate with the relevant authorities and stakeholders, including civil society organizations, with a view to strengthening children and youth as conscious media users and protect them from harmful media influences.
The authority shall in particular engage with the Agency for press, radio and television, the available media and the Nordic Information Centre for media and communication research (Nordicom) at Göteborg University in task to follow developments with regard to children and young people. Regulation (2015:623).
section 4 of the Authority is headed by a head of Government.
5 section at the Agency, there shall be an Advisory Council consisting of
not more than five members.
6 section at the Agency, there should be video reviewer.
The handling of matters concerning the determination of the age limits
7 § the issue of acceptance of a request in a movie
intended to be shown in public for children under 15 years of age shall be considered by the
The request must always be examined by two movie reviewers. At least
one of them should have advanced training and experience in
child psychology, sociology, pedagogy, child psychiatry or something
Another topic that is of value in the examination. Can video the reviewers
Unable to agree on the decision must also include a third film reviewer examine
When a case is heard by three video reviewer applies the meaning
as the majority agrees that the Authority's decision or, at the
three different sentences, the meaning of the elder service
video reviewer has.
section 8 authority may collect the opinions of someone who has
section 9 Without authority the Manager's involvement in a case concerning the
determination of age limits have not taken a decision
means that the Authority's practices change.
Positions and assignments
section 10 of the Director is head of Government. The head of Government must also
be a movie reviewer.
11 § the museums shall according to section 10 of the Act (2010:1882) if
age limits for films to be shown publicly charge fees
for the determination of age limits under the law.
Exemptions from government regulation
12 § the museums shall not apply section 29 of government regulation
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