"Regulations on the administration of minor programs" is the first regulation on the administration of minor programs. For minors, in fact, it needs to be regulated by law. Let's get to know.
The State Administration of radio and television yesterday issued the regulations on the administration of minor programs, which will come into effect on April 30. The "Regulations" specifies 16 prohibited contents of minor programs, and makes clear provisions on minor participation in program production, advertising broadcast of minor programs, etc. For example, it is required that minor programs should not induce minors to talk about fame and wealth, love and other topics, should not promote the child star effect or package or hype star children, and should not affirm or praise juvenile puppy love.
"Regulations on the administration of minor programs" is the first regulation on the administration of minor programs. In recent years, in the normative notice issued by the radio and Television Department, the protection of minors has been mentioned many times, and special provisions have been made on how to protect minors in the fast-growing reality shows and other types of programs. The hot topic in the regulations, such as "not to publicize the child star effect or package or hype the children of stars", has been banned in the previous document.
Juvenile programs should not affirm puppy love
The minor programs mentioned in the regulations include radio and television programs and network audio-visual programs with minors as the main participants or with minors as the main recipients.
The "Regulations" specifies 16 items that should not be included in minor programs, including exaggerating violence, blood, terror, abetting crime or teaching criminal methods; sex related topics and pictures in addition to health and scientific sex education; affirming and praising juvenile puppy love, etc.
The regulations also point out that minor programs shall not publicize the child star effect or package or hype the children of stars.
In terms of advertising, the regulations require that advertisements for goods or services of minors under the age of 14 should not contain any content that persuades parents to buy advertising goods or services or may cause them to imitate unsafe behaviors.
At the same time, the regulations require that minors under the age of 10 should not be used as advertising spokesmen, which is consistent with the requirements of the advertising law.
Minors should not be induced to talk about fame and wealth
In view of the fact that some programs invite minors to participate in the production, the regulations regulate such programs in order to protect the legitimate rights and interests of young people. The regulations require that the invitation of minors to participate in program production should be approved by their legal guardians in advance.
The regulations point out that when minors are invited to participate in the production of programs, their costumes and performances should conform to the characteristics of their age and times, and they should not be induced to talk about topics such as fame and wealth, love and so on. Minor programs shall strictly control the setting of competition rankings, shall not set too high material rewards, shall not induce minors to canvass on the spot or inquire about their feelings of failing to quit.
The website should build a special area for minors
According to the regulations, network audio-visual program service institutions shall establish special zones for minors' programs in a prominent way and in a prominent position to broadcast programs suitable for minors. Special frequency channels and network zones for minors shall not broadcast programs that are not suitable for minors to listen to.
According to the regulations, radio and television broadcasting organizations and network audio-visual program service organizations should assign special personnel to examine minor programs. The above-mentioned institutions should establish a system of Juvenile Protection Commissioner, arrange personnel to be specially responsible for the pre broadcast review of juvenile programs and advertisements, and put forward broadcast suggestions.
16 prohibited contents of minor programs
Exaggerate violence, blood and terror, instigate crime or teach criminal methods
Sex related topics and pictures besides health and scientific sex education
Affirming and praising juvenile puppy love
Slander, distort or improperly express Chinese excellent traditional culture, revolutionary culture and advanced socialist culture
Distort national history or national historical figures, distort, vilify, blaspheme and negate the deeds and spirit of heroes and martyrs
Publicize, beautify and worship the countries, events and figures who once launched aggressive war and colonial rule against China
Propagate heresy, superstition or negative and decadent ideas
Publicize or affirm the bad views of family, marriage and interest
Overemphasizing or over expressing wealth, family background or social status
Introduce or show suicides, self mutilation and other dangerous behaviors and games easily imitated by minors
Drug abuse, abuse of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and other prohibited drugs
Smoking, selling and drinking
The performance violates the social public morals, disturbs the social order and so on the bad behavior behavior
Various rituals of gangs and underworld organizations
Publicize and introduce online games that are not conducive to the physical and mental health of minors
Other contents prohibited by laws and administrative regulations
Network program into the management of online and offline unified standards
A spokesman for the State Administration of radio and television said that minor programs have always been the focus of radio and television management, and the State Administration of radio and television has repeatedly issued documents to regulate such programs. However, in recent years, some minor radio and television programs and online audio-visual programs show off their wealth, hype the children of stars, package 'child stars', adult performance, vulgar ridicule, infringement of privacy and other minor legitimate rights and interests. Among them, some programs have the tendency of' commercialization, adulthood and excessive entertainment ', which has aroused great concern from all walks of life.
The purpose of formulating the regulations is to bring the program management of minors into the orbit of rule of law and effectively protect the legitimate rights and interests of minors.
It is worth noting that the management scope of the regulations not only includes radio and television programs, but also network audio-visual programs, and "unified standards online and offline".
The spokesman said that the provisions focused on the protection of the legitimate rights and interests of minors and implemented through multiple provisions.
For example, the protection of the legitimate rights and interests of minors should be regarded as the basic principle in the production, dissemination and management of juvenile programs, and the protection of the legitimate rights and interests of minors should be included in the scope of supporting and encouraging the content of juvenile programs.
The regulation also emphasizes the protection of the privacy information of minors and their relatives, and stipulates that the relevant information of minors' parties shall not be disclosed in cases of juvenile delinquency that need to be reported, and the pictures and sounds containing the relevant information shall be handled by technology to reach the standard of illegibility.