79A Hours during which election programmes prohibited
  • (1) No broadcaster shall broadcast election programmes on television—

    • (a) during the hours between 6 am and noon on—

      • (i) Sunday; or

      • (ii) Anzac Day; or

    • (b) on—

      • (i) Christmas Day; or

      • (ii) Good Friday; or

      • (iii) Easter Sunday.

    (2) No broadcaster shall broadcast election programmes on sound radio on—

    • (a) Christmas Day; or

    • (b) Good Friday; or

    • (c) Easter Sunday.

    Section 79A: substituted, on 1 July 1996, by section 19 of the Broadcasting Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 53).