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|46H. Commission to prescribe programme code.|
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|Commission to prescribe programme code. 1 of 2009 s.16||46H. (1) The Commission shall have the power to set standards for the time and manner of programmes to be broadcast by licensees under this Act.
(2) Without prejudice to the generality of sub-section (1), the Commission shall-
(a) prescribe a programming code;
(b) review the programming code at least once every two years;
(c) prescribe a watershed period programming when large numbers of children are likely to be watching programmes; and
(d) ensure compliance with the programming code prescribed under this section;
Provided that the programming code referred to herein shall not apply where a licensee is a member of a body which has proved to the satisfaction of the Commission that its members subscribe and adhere to a programming code enforced by that body by means of its own mechanisms and provided further that such programming code and mechanisms have been filed with and accepted by the Commission.