Regulation (2010:1923) With Instruction For The Swedish Media Council

Original Language Title: Förordning (2010:1923) med instruktion för Statens medieråd

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Read the untranslated law here: http://rkrattsbaser.gov.se/sfst?bet=2010:1923

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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

media impact.



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.



Collaboration



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).



Management



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.



Organization



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

video reviewer.



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

the representation.



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

specific expertise.



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.



Fees



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

(2007:515).