Report

Broadcasting legislation amendment (digital radio) Bill 2008

24 Sep 2008
Description

This report outlines the provisions of a Bill to modify the existing framework for the introduction of digital radio.The Bill modifiies existing framework for the introduction of digital radio so that:

  • the deadline for commercial broadcasters to commence digital radio services in the mainland state capital cities will be extended to 1 July 2009
  • broadcasters in Hobart need only commence digital radio services at the same time as other markets of comparable size, and
  • community radio stations a further opportunity to take up shares in the joint venture companies managing the transmission of digital radio services.

     

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2008
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