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Communications Legislation Amendment (Online Content Services and Other Measures) Bill 2017

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2016-2017-2018

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

 

Communications Legislation Amendment (Online Content Services and Other Measures) Bill 2017

 

 

( 1 )     Schedule 1 , item 13 , page 6 (after line 14) , after subsection 125A ( 5 ), insert:

Prohibition of gambling promotional content between 5.00 am and 8.30 pm

          (5A)  A gambling promotion program standard must prohibit the broadcast by a broadcasting service of gambling promotional content between 5.00 am and 8.30 pm :

                     (a)  during a broadcast by the service of a sporting event (whether or not the broadcast is live); and

                     (b)  during a broadcast by the service of a program classified as “G”.

[prohibiting gambling promotional content]

( 2 )     Schedule 1 , item 13 , page 8 (line 23) , omit paragraph 125A ( 11 )( b ), substitute:

                     (b)  ending:

                              (i)  if the sporting event starts between 5.00 am and 8.30 pm —30 minutes after the conclusion of the sporting event; or

                             (ii)  otherwise—5 minutes after the conclusion of the sporting event.

[conclusion of sporting event]

( 3 )     Schedule 1 , item 22 , page 22 (after line 3) , after subclause 13 ( 1 ) of Schedule 8, insert:

Prohibition of gambling promotional content between 5.00 am and 8.30 pm

          (1A)  The online content service provider rules must prohibit the provision of gambling promotional content by an online content service provider between 5.00 am and 8.30 pm :

                     (a)  during coverage provided by the online content service provider of a sporting event (whether live or not); and

                     (b)  during the provision by the online content service provider of content classified as “G”.

[prohibiting gambling promotional content]

( 4 )     Schedule 1 , item 22 , page 29 (line 5) , omit paragraph 21 ( 1 )( b ) of Schedule 8, substitute:

                     (b)  ending:

                              (i)  if the sporting event starts between 5.00 am and 8.30 pm—30 minutes after the conclusion of the sporting event; or

                             (ii)  otherwise—5 minutes after the conclusion of the sporting event.

[conclusion of sporting event]