Audiovisual media services directive european parliament


Summary and Committee’s conclusions. 6.1 As part of its Digital Single Market Strategy, the European Commission initiated the revision of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD) (EU) 2010/13, 46 the principal regulatory framework governing EU-wide coordination of national legislation of audiovisual media, on 25 May 2016. The European Parliament this week ploughed ahead in a plenary session to vote for a revised Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD) across the EU. The AVMSD is the principal piece of European legislation governing broadcast and video-on-demand (VOD) programming and the changes will have consequences for many stakeholders in the industry. May 25, 2016 · Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2010/13/EU on the coordination of certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in Member States concerning the provision of audiovisual media services in view of changing market realities Audiovisual media are subject to the rules of the single European market, like other goods and services. The audiovisual media services directive (AVMSD) has paved the way towards a single European market for audiovisual media services: harmonising certain rules for the provision of audiovisual services Directive 2010/13/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 10 March 2010 on the coordination of certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in Member States concerning the provision of audiovisual media services (Audiovisual Media Services Directive) (Text with EEA relevance) Public and commercial broadcasters are divided over the merits of the final political agreement on the EU’s revised Audiovisual Media Services Directive, with public broadcaster organization the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) welcoming the result of the final review and commercial broadcaster g...