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Recommendation n° 2017-05 of April 26th, 2017 of the Superior council of audio-visual to the services of radio and television relating to the legislative elections of June 2017

Publication date: Friday, April 28, 2017


The Superior council of the audio-visual one,

Considering the law n° 86-1067 of the modified September 30th, 1986 relating to the freedom of communication;

Considering the decree n° 2017-616 of the bearing April 24th, 2017 convocation of the voters for the election of the deputies at the National Assembly;

Considering the deliberation n° 2011-1 of January 4th, 2011 relating to the principle of political pluralism in the services of radio and television in election time;

After having deliberated on it,

Adopt the following recommendation:

 

The Superior council of audio-visual adopted on January 4th, 2011 a deliberation applicable to the services of radio and television in election time. The present recommendation supplements this deliberation for the legislative elections envisaged June 11th and 18th, 2017.

It applies to the whole of the services of radio and television, whatever their mode of diffusion by very proceeded of electronic communication, starting from May 1st, 2017 and until the day when the election is acquired.

Notwithstanding the provisions which precede, the present recommendation applies:

  • starting from April 23rd, 2017 with the services of radio and television of French Polynesia;
  • starting from April 30th, 2017 with the services of radio and television of the Guadeloupe, of Guyana, of Martinique, of St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre, Saint Martin and Saint Pierre and Miquelon.

It does not apply to the services which, exclusively accessible by transportation route to the public online, are devoted to the electioneering propaganda of the candidates or the parties and groupings political which support them.

 

1. Statement of the interventions

 

1° the editors raise, as from the dates mentioned above, the speaking times of the candidates, the parties and grouping political and of their supports in the whole of their programs. 

2° raised times are cumulated until Friday included preceding the first ballot then starting from June 12th, 2017 until Friday included preceding the second ballot.

 

2. Transmission and publication of the statements of interventions

 

1° the following services submit by electronic way to the Superior council of audio-visual the statement of the speaking times of the candidates, the parties and grouping political and of their supports raised in their programs:

  •  TF1;
  • France 2;
  • France 3 for its regional national plan and its programs;
  • France 5;
  • Overseas 1st (radio and television);
  • France Ô;
  • Franceinfo: ;
  • Channel + for its programs in light;
  • M6;
  • C8;
  • TMC;
  • BFM TV;
  • CNews;
  • LCI;
  • Euronews;
  • France 24;
  • TV5 for its own programs;
  • Radio France (France Inter, France Info, France Culture, France Musique, France Blue);
  • RTL;
  • Europe 1;
  • RMC;
  • BFM Business;
  • Radio operator Classic;
  • Radio operator south;
  • RFI;
  • Television services diffused by hertzian way with local vocation.

 

2° For each period mentioned hereafter, the transmission of the speaking times is carried out at the following dates:

  Raised period Transmission
First turn From May 1st to May 21st May 22nd
  From May 1st to May 28th May 29th
  From May 1st to June 4th June 5th
  From May 1st to June 9th June 12th
Second turn From June 12th to June 16th June 19th

 

Times are cumulated on the whole of the period concerned on each date of transmission.

 

3° the editors transmit to the Council the relative data to the speaking times of the candidates, the parties and grouping political and of their supports according to the conditions, in particular of periodicity and format, that the Council determines.

 

3. Obligations concerning the other editors

 

The other editors communicate to the Council, with its request, all the elements relating to the speaking times of the candidates, the parties and grouping political and of their supports for the period that it indicates to them.

 

4. Conservation and transmission of other data elements

 

The editors preserve the recordings audio and video programs diffused during the period covered by the present recommendation and, if necessary, communicate them to the Council.

The present recommendation will be published in the Journal officiel de la République française.

 

Fact in Paris, on April 26th, 2017.

 

For the Superior council of the audio-visual one:

The President,

O. SCHRAMECK