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Response to the Final Report of the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislative Review Panel

The final report of the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislation Review Panel (the Panel) is fundamentally flawed. Its central thrust – to regulate internet content and service providers through both the Broadcasting and Telecommunications acts – is inapt as well as unconstitutional. The two acts are properly narrowly focused to deal with the exceptional character of the broadcasting sector on the one hand and the challenges of the telecommunications sector on the other.

View our response to the BTLR report here.