Strengthening the Dept. of Comms

March 6, 2000

Broadcasting Act,1999, amended 2009

South Africa’s Broadcasting Act passed in 1999 and amended a number of times including most recently in 2009. Broadcasting_Act
July 25, 2000

SOS submission – Draft Broadcasting Amendment Bill – 25 July 2008

This is the SOS Coalition’s first submission. It was made to Parliament. The focus was the “MPs Bill” i.e. the Draft Broadcasting Amendment Bill. SOS agreed […]
July 4, 2008

Draft Broadcasting Amendment Bill, 4 July 2008

The Draft Broadcasting Amendment Bill was published on 4 July 2008. It was introduced by Members of Parliament. Its main purpose was to allow for the […]
August 5, 2008

SOS Oral Submission – Draft Broadcasting Amendment Bill – 5 August 2008

SOS made its first oral submission to the Communications Portfolio Committee on the 5th of August 2008. In this submission, SOS included its own Draft Bill […]
March 5, 2009

Broadcasting Amendment Act, New Clauses passed in March 2009

Here is a copy of the Broadcasting Amendment Act passed in March 2009. Broadcasting_Amendment_Act_2009 (1)
July 22, 2009

Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Document, 22 July 2009

Here is the Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Document. Public_Service_Broadcasting_Discussion_Document_July2009
August 12, 2009

SOS Press Statement – Deadlines for PSB Discussion Paper too tight -12 August 2009

SOS’s press statement calling for an extension of the deadlines for comment on the Public Service Discussion Paper. Press_statement_12_Aug_09
August 13, 2009

Notice to extend the submission date for comments for PBS discussion 13 August 2009

Here is the government notice that officially extended the submission date for comments on the Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Paper. The SOS Coalition saw this as […]
August 31, 2009

SOS Submission – Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Document – August 2009

The SOS Coalition’s submission on the Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Document Written_reps_-_August_31 (1)
September 4, 2009

SABC Submission – Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Paper – 4 September 2009

Here is the SABC’s submission on the Public Service Broadcasting Discussion Paper. psb_discussion_sabc_submission