Year : 2007
[Act No. 25 of 2007]
[28th May, 2007]
An Act further to amend the Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act, 1995.
Be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-eighth Year of the Republic of India as follows:-
Section -1 Short title
This Act may be called the Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Amendment Act, 2007.
Section -2 Amendment of section 8 of Act 7 of 1995
In the Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act, 1995, in section 8, for subsections (1) and (2), the following sub-sections shall be substituted, namely:-
(1) Every cable operator shall re-transmit,-
(i) Channels operated by or on behalf of Parliament in the manner and name as may be specified by the Central Government by notification in the Official Gazette;
(ii) At least two Door darshan terrestrial channels and one regional language channel of a State in the prime band, in satellite mode on frequencies other than those carrying terrestrial frequencies.
(2) The channels referred to in sub-section (1) shall be re-transmitted without any deletion or alteration of any programme transmitted on such channels.