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This instrument amends the Broadcasting Services (Parental Lock) Technical Standard 2020 to correct a technical legal flaw in the definition of domestic digital television receiver that was included by the Broadcasting Services (Parental Lock) Amendment Technical Standard 2021 (No. 1).
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Registered 06 Sep 2021

 

Broadcasting Services (Parental Lock) Amendment Technical Standard 2021 (No.2)

 

The Australian Communications and Media Authority makes the following standard under subsections 130B (1) and 130B (7) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

Dated: 2 September 2021

Nerida O’Loughlin

[signed]

Member

 

Chris Jose

[signed]

Member/General Manager

 

Australian Communications and Media Authority

 

 


1  Name

                   This is the Broadcasting Services (Parental Lock) Amendment Technical Standard 2021 (No.2).

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the start of the day after the day it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

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3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsections 130B (1) and 130B (7) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

4  Amendments

                   The instrument specified in Schedule 1 is amended as set out in the applicable items in that Schedule.

 


Schedule 1—Amendments

Broadcasting Services (Parental Lock) Technical Standard 2020 (F2020L01182)

1  Subsection 5(1)

Insert:

designated datacasting service has the meaning given by clause 2A of Schedule 6 to the Act.

2  Subsection 5(1), definition of domestic digital television receiver

Omit the definition, substitute:

domestic digital television receiver means domestic reception equipment that:

                     (a)  is not a hand‑held device; and

                     (b)  is capable of receiving one or more of the following:

                              (i)  television programs broadcast or transmitted in SDTV digital mode;

                             (ii)  television programs broadcast or transmitted in HDTV digital mode;

                            (iii)  a designated datacasting service provided under a datacasting licence, transmitted in SDTV digital mode;

                            (iv)  a designated datacasting service provided under a datacasting licence, transmitted in HDTV digital mode.

3  Subsection 5(1) (note to the subsection)

Before paragraph (c), insert:

            (ba)    datacasting licence;

4  Subsection 5(3)

Repeal the subsection.