Broadcasting Services Amendment (Anti-siphoning) Bill 2012

Broadcasting Services Amendment (Anti-siphoning) Bill 2012

4 May 2012

© Commonwealth of Australia 2012
ISBN 978-1-74229-626-5

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View the report as separate downloadable parts:

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Committee membership (PDF 23KB)
Acronyms and abbreviations (PDF 5KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 60KB)

Conduct of the inquiry
Overview of the bill
Issues regarding the bill

Chapter 2 - Key issues regarding the bill (PDF 96KB)

Listing and de-listing
Coverage obligations
Right to televise an anti-siphoning event in part (highlights packages)
Application of the scheme to content service providers
Notification requirements
Ministerial discretion
Review of the new anti-siphoning regime

Appendix 1 - Submissions and answers to questions taken on notice (PDF 5KB)

Answers to questions taken on notice

Appendix 2 - Public hearings (PDF 6KB)
Appendix 3 - Draft anti-siphoning list (PDF 31KB)

   Draft determination of Category B quota groups

For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818