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Terrestrial hertzian chains

The examination of the free requests for passage in DVB

The Superior council of audio-visual was received, since the beginning of the year 2014, several requests for chains of the DVB of modification of their methods of financing on the base of article 42-3 of the law of September 30th, 1986 as modified by the law of November 15th, 2013 relating to the independence of the audio-visual public.

These requests are the subject each one of an impact study, in particular economic, carried out by the Council. They are in addition analyzed each one with the glance as of articles 1st and 3-1 of the law of September 30th, 1986 relating in particular to pluralism and diversity of the operators. The terrestrial advertising market market equilibrium of the television services hertzian, each time, are taken into account.

After a first phase of examination of these requests, the Council receives each one of these chains in hearing. These hearings are opened with the public and are diffused on this site. The thirds by making the request are then heard by the Council.

The Council will return public each one of its decisions justified as well as the corresponding impact studies, in the respect of the professional secrecy.

 

Request for LCI

  • Public hearing of the chain on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3 p.m.

Find the video of the hearing of chain LCI.

 

  • Hearing of the thirds

Consult the press release published on these subjects.

Request for Paris Première

  • Public hearing of the chain on Monday, May 19, 2014 at 3 p.m.

Find the video of the hearing of Paris Première.

 

  • Hearing of the thirds

Consult press release published on this subject.

Demand for Planet +

  • Public hearing of the chain on Tuesday, June 3 at 3 p.m.

Find the video of the hearing of Planète+

 

  • Hearing of the thirds

Consult press release published on this subject.

 

The Council in addition decided to seize, on these requests, for opinion the Authority of competition on the base of the last subparagraph of article 41-4 of the law of September 30th, 1986.

 

On July 29th, 2014, the Council rendered its decision.

Consult the official statement published in this occasion.

 

New procedure

In the month of June 2015, the Council of State, received by the chains LCI and Paris First, cancelled the decisions of the CSA. A new examination was thus decided.

 

Consult the official statement of the CSA of June 17th, 2015

 

The new procedure started in September 2015, with the hearing of the persons in charge of the chains.

 

Find the videos of three public hearings of September 14th, 2015

 

On November 23rd, 2015, the Council published three new impact studies and announced the organization of hearings.

 

Consult the official statement of November 23rd, 2015 and the impact studies

 

On December 10th, 2015, the Council carried out new hearings.

Find the videos of new hearings, on December 10th, 2015

 

On December 17th, 2015, he announced his decision.

Consult the official statement of December 17th, 2015

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