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LEGISLATION

   
 

International Level:
http://www.europa.eu.int/comm/avpolicy/index_en.htm. site of The European Commission, Section ‘Audiovisual Media Policy’. at http://www.europa.eu.int/comm/avpolicy/regul/regul_en.htm there is a detailed description of the ‘Regulatory Framework of AV policy’, with a full text of European Acts and Directives.
http://www.ijnet.org/FE_Article/MediaLawsearch.asp?UILang=1
Web site of the International Journalists’ Network. This link refers to the section ‘Law Library’ which contains a search engine to query a collection of Media Laws from different Countries around the globe.

National Level:

France
Law on Freedom of expression
http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/texteconsolide/PCEAJ.htm
Loi No. 86-1067 du 30 Septembre 1986 relative a la liberté de communication, telle que modifiée par la loi No. 200-719 du 1er Août 2000.

Law on general principles affecting advertising and sponsorship regulation of TV channels
http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/texteconsolide/PCHJJ.htm
Décret No. 92-280 du 27 Mars 1992 fixant les principes généraux concernant le régime de la publicité et du parrainage pour l'ensemble des chaînes de télévision.

La Charte de l’ Égalité
http://www.femmes-egalite.gouv.fr/transverse/charte.pdf
‘La Charte de l’Égalité’ promoted by the ‘Ministère délégué à la Cohésion Sociale et à la Parité’.

Greece
Law 2328/95
http://www.edee.gr/new_oi/laws/23281995.doc
Legal Regime of Private Television and Local Broadcasting Corporation, Regulation of Subjects of Radio-Television Market and Other Provisions (2328,a-159), Law 2328/95 - Full text

Italy
Law 223/1990 ‘Disciplina del sistema radiotelevisivo pubblico e privato’
http://www.agcom.it/L_naz/L223_90.htm
National law on legal regime of public and private television broadcasting 

Parliamentary Commission on Broadcasting (Commissione Parlamentare per l’Indirizzo Generale e la Vigilanza dei Servizi Radiotelevisivi)
http://www.camera.it/_bicamerali/rai/home.htm
The Commission has been instituted to supervise and to address the broadcasting activities. The Commission exercises its own powers of control on the public Radio and Television broadcasting activities.

Address Documents on Pluralism and Equal Opportunities on Mass Media:
- Atto di indirizzo sul pluralismo nel servizio pubblico radiotelevisivo
http://www.camera.it/_bicamerali/rai/attiprov/i970213.htm
- Atto di indirizzo sulle ‘Pari Opportunità’ nei mass media
http://www.camera.it/_bicamerali/rai/attiprov/i970730.htm
(Both published on the web site of the Parliamentary Commission on Public Broadcasting Activities)

Netherlands
De Mediawet 1987 (Media Act)
http://www.cvdm.nl/documents/mediaact.pdf
The Media Act of 1987, several times updated, is applicable to advertising broadcast on TV or on radio.

The ‘Equal Treatment Act’
www.cgb.nl/english/asp/awgb.asp

Slovenia
The Constitution
www.dz-rs.si/en/aktualno/spremljanje_zakonodaje/ustava/ustava_ang.pdf
In the 14th chapter of Slovenian Constitution is written that everyone shall be guaranteed equal human rights and fundamental freedoms irrespective of national origin, gender, sexual orientation, race, religion or any other personal characteristics.

Act on Equal Opportunities for Women And Men
http://www.uem-rs.si/eng/act_equal.html

Spain - National
http://noticias.juridicas.com/base_datos/Admin/l34-1988.html
Ley General de Publicidad 34/1988

http://www.setsi.mcyt.es/legisla/radio_tv/ley22_99.htm
Ley 22/1999, de 7 de junio, de Modificación de la Ley 25/1994, de 12 de julio, por la que se incorpora al Ordenamiento Jurídico Español la Directiva 89/552/CEE, sobre la coordinación de disposiciones legales, reglamentarias y administrativas de los Estados miembros, relativas al ejercicio de actividades de radiodifusión televisiva

http://noticias.juridicas.com/base_datos/Admin/lo1-2004.html
Ley Orgánica 1/2004, de 28 de diciembre, de Medidas de Protección Integral contra la Violencia de Género

Spain - Regional
Pais Vasco:
http://noticias.juridicas.com/base_datos/CCAA/pv-l4-2005.html
Ley 4/2005, de 18 de febrero, para la Igualdad de Mujeres y Hombres (cfr. Titulo III, cap.II)

Navarra:
http://www.todalaley.com/mostrarLey1537p1tn.htm
Ley Foral 18/2001, de 5 de julio, por la que se regula la actividad audiovisual en Navarra y se crea el Consejo Audiovisual de Navarra.

Galicia:
http://www.todalaley.com/mostrarLey1403p1tn.htm
Ley 7/2004, de 16 de julio, gallega para la igualdad de mujeres y hombre 

Castilla y Léon:
http://www.todalaley.com/mostrarLey1041p1tn.htm
Ley 1/2003 de 3 marzo de Igualdad de Oportunidades entre Mujeres y hombres en Castilla Y Léon 

Valencia:
http://www.pre.gva.es/dogvweb/pdf/2003/Ley_2003_09.pdf
Ley 9/2003 de 2 de abril de la Generalitat, per a la Igualtat entre Dones i Homes

Sweden
The Equal Opportunities Act
http://www.jamombud.se/en/theequalopportu.asp

To have more information about the development of Equal Opportunities Policy in Sweden see:
http://www.sweden.se/templates/cs/BasicFactsheet____4123.aspx

The Radio and TV Act 1996:844
http://www.rtvv.se/_upload/uk/download/rtvact.pdf

United Kingdom
Communications Act 2003
http://www.opsi.gov.uk/acts/acts2003/20030021.htm
The Communications Act 2003 transferred regulatory powers over a wide range of telecommunications, broadcasting and electromagnetic spectrum matters to Ofcom – Office of Communications, a new combined regulator.