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Member states to implement provisions on disability in Telecoms Framework and AVMS

Indicator Status Evidence
Were the Telecoms Framework and the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMS) implemented? Yes Transposition of Telecoms Framework: • Government Emergency Ordinance no.111/2011 on electronic communications, approved by Law no.140/2012 published in the Romanian Official Journal no.505/23.07.2012 • Government Emergency Ordinance no.13/2012 for the amendment and completion of Law no. 506/2004 concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in electronic communications, published in Romanian Official Journal no. 277/26.04.2012 Transposition of Audiovisual Media Services Directive: • The Audio-visual Law no. 504/2002, with subsequent amendments and completions (http://www.cna.ro/The-Audio-visual-Law,1655.html) • Decision of National Audiovisual Council of Romania no. 220/2011 on the Code of regulation for the audiovisual content, with subsequent completions; (http://www.cna.ro/Decision-220-of-24-February-2011.html) • Decision of National Audiovisual Council of Romania no. 390/2012 concerning the provision on demand of audiovisual media services (http://www.cna.ro/Decision-no-320-2012.html)
Were the disability provisions in Telecoms Framework implemented? Yes Government Emergency Ordinance no. 111/2011
Were the disability provisions in AVMS directive implemented? Yes One modality to achieve accessibility is the subtitle. For Romanian viewers, subtitling programs represent a long established fact, as a means of improving learning or perfecting language learning. Also, according to art. 79 of NAC Decision no. 220/2011, with subsequent modifications, until 1 January 2015, the main use of subtitles in informative programs broadcast on television will extend gradually. Once the transition to digital is achieved, the NAC will review these provisions, given the technical facilities that will be provided by digital technology (audiodescription, sign language, easily understandable menu navigation).
Have infringements been filed against the Member State relating to this Action? -

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