On Amendments To The Law Of Ukraine "on Television And Radio"

Original Language Title: Про внесення змін до Закону України "Про телебачення і радіомовлення"

Read the untranslated law here: http://zakon3.rada.gov.ua/laws/show/196/98-%D0%B2%D1%80

                                                          
With a k o n u r as th h s on amendments to the law of Ukraine "on television and radio" (Supreme Council of Ukraine (BD), 1998, N 34, 233) of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine n o s t a n o in l I have: I. To the law of Ukraine "on television and radio" (0-12) (Supreme Council of Ukraine, 1994, N 10, article 43; 1996, N 5, art. 18) are as follows: 1. Article 8 of the supplement of the second such content "is not allowed to broadcast advertising networks in Ukraine's essential products for the distribution of non-paid tv, which has a license of the National Council of Ukraine on television and radio on the right use of tv broadcasting."
2. Part of the seventh and eighth article 13 put in the following wording: "State registration of media as the subjects of the information activities carried out by the State media of Ukraine, which is the National Council of Ukraine on television and radio broadcasting.
The State registration of media as business entities is carried out in accordance with the law of Ukraine "on State registration of business entities.
3. Article 22 of the complement of a third such content: "Enterprises that provide communication services teleradìoorganìzacìâm for broadcasting may not refuse existing technical means of broadcasting and transmission of the signal to the organizations who have a license of the National Council of Ukraine on television and radio on the right use of tv broadcasting and have no debt to pay for this service.
4. Article 28 supplement parts of the fifth and sixth such content: "Tv and their managers or authorized them shall not be liable for the appearances of officials, representatives of political parties and public organizations, candidates for the post of President of Ukraine, candidates of all levels and positions of village, Township, during the election campaign and during the preparation and conduct of referendums, except broadcast programs that expressly are calling for the overthrow of the existing constitutional order violent way or nekonstitucìjnogo violation of the territorial integrity of Ukraine.
During the election campaigns since the announcement of the date of the election and during the election of a temporary suspension of the license for the right to use the channels broadcasting is carried out exclusively by the Court, except to broadcast programs directly calling for the overthrow of the existing constitutional order violent way or nekonstitucìjnogo violation of the territorial integrity of Ukraine. "
II. this Act comes into force from the day of publication.

The President of Ukraine l. Kuchma Kiev, March 5, 1998 N 196/98-VR