Skopje, 9 December 2016 – Based on the action proposals submitted by the Ad Hoc Committee for Observing Media Coverage, the Agency for Audio and Audiovisual Media Services filed three requests with the competent court to initiate misdemeanour procedures to pronounce misdemeanour sanctions in the form of fines, as well as three requests for initiating misdemeanour procedures to pronounce misdemenaour sanctions in the form of warnings.
Misdemeanour procedures for imposing fines have been initiated against TV Nova DOOEL Skopje, for violating Article 75, Paragraph 1, and Article 76, Paragraph 4, and against TV Sitel DOOEL Skopje, due to its noncompliance with Article 75, Paragraph 1, of the Electoral Code.
Misdemeanour procedures for imposing warnings have been initiated against TV MTM DOOEL Skopje and K Tri Televizija DOOEL Kumanovo, due to their non-compliance with Article 75-f, Paragraph 1, of the Electoral Code, and against EF-EM 90.3 Sportsko Radio DOOEL Skopje, due to non-compliance with Article 76, Paragraphs 1 and 2, of the Electoral Code.
The proposals by the Ad-hoc Committee for Observing Media Coverage and the reports on the supervision (monitoring) conducted can be downloaded at the links given below:
Proposals to impose fines:
Proposals to impose warnings: