Shura okays amended draft law on press, pub­li­ca­tions

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THE Shura Coun­cil has rec­om­mended amend­ing five ar­ti­cles in the draft law for reg­u­lat­ing the press, pub­li­ca­tions, pub­lish­ing, me­dia ac­tiv­i­ties and the arts and ap­proved it as amended.

The Shura Coun­cil, chaired by Speaker HE Ahmed bin Ab­dul­lah bin Zaid Al Mah­moud, on Mon­day met to dis­cuss the draft law by the Joint Com­mit­tee formed by the Le­gal and Leg­isla­tive Af­fairs Com­mit­tee and the In­for­ma­tion and Cul­tural Af­fairs Com­mit­tee on the draft law. The draft law has 74 ar­ti­cles dis­trib­uted in 12 chap­ters. It in­cludes pro­vi­sions re­lated to the reg­u­la­tion of the press, me­dia, pub­lish­ing houses, cir­cu­la­tion and dis­tri­bu­tion of pub­li­ca­tions, cin­e­mas and the­aters, artis­tic pro­duc­tion, pri­vate broad­cast­ing sta­tions, ad­ver­tis­ing and pub­lic re­la­tions ac­tiv­i­ties and me­dia ser­vices of­fices.

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