Broadcasting Amendment Act 2000

6 Functions of Commission
  • (1) Section 36 of the principal Act is amended by repealing paragraph (c), and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (c) to ensure that a range of broadcasts is available to provide for the interests of—

      • (i) women; and

      • (ii) youth; and

      • (iii) children; and

      • (iv) persons with disabilities; and

      • (v) minorities in the community including ethnic minorities; and.

    (2) Section 36 of the principal Act is amended by inserting, after paragraph (c), the following paragraph:

    • (ca) to encourage a range of broadcasts that reflects the diverse religious and ethical beliefs of New Zealanders; and