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International regulatory research

Overview

International approaches to audiovisual content regulation—a comparative analysis of the regulatory frameworks provides a comparative analysis of audiovisual content regulation in selected jurisdictions. It examines the legislative framework, regulatory approach and institutional arrangements for audiovisual content regulation in the European Union, the UK, Germany, Canada and the US. Some contextual information on the Australian framework is included.

This paper aims to inform the ACMA's regulatory development activities and to contribute to discussions about possible models for content regulation in Australia in a converged and digital media and communications environment. It is one in a series of occasional papers exploring current issues in regulation. The ACMA's occasional papers form part of its ongoing research program.

Release date

May 2011

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International approaches to audiovisual content regulation—a comparative analysis of the regulatory frameworks

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