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This instrument expressly excludes point-to-multipoint streaming services over the internet from being defined as “broadcasting services” under the Broadcasting Services Act 1992. It also repeals the Determination under paragraph (c) of the definition of "broadcasting service" (No. 1 of 2000).
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Registered 17 Sep 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR18-Sep-2019
Tabled Senate19-Sep-2019
To be repealed 18 Sep 2022
Repealed by Self Repealing
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Broadcasting Services (“Broadcasting Service” Definition Exclusion) Determination 2019

I, PAUL FLETCHER, Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts make the following determination.

Dated   10 September 2019                             

Paul Fletcher

Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts

 

 

 


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

5  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 1

6  Exclusion from the definition of “broadcasting service”........................................................... 1

7  Repeal ...................................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                     2

Determination under paragraph (c) of the definition of “broadcasting service” (No. 1 of 2000)  2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Broadcasting Services (“Broadcasting Service” Definition — Exclusion) Determination 2019.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 6(2) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

4  Definitions

Note:          A number of expressions used in this instrument are defined in section 6 of the Act, including the following:

(a)    broadcasting service;

(b)    broadcasting services bands;

(c)    program;

(d)    radio program.

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

5  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

6  Exclusion from the definition of “broadcasting service”

                   For the purposes of paragraph (c) of the definition of “broadcasting service” in subsection 6(1) of the Act, the following class of services does not fall within that definition:

                     (a)  a service that makes available television programs or radio programs using the internet, other than a service that delivers television programs or radio programs using the broadcasting services bands.

7  Repeal

                   This instrument is repealed the day after the end of the period of 36 months beginning on the day this instrument commences.

 


 

 

Schedule 1—Repeals

Determination under paragraph (c) of the definition of “broadcasting service” (No. 1 of 2000)

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument