Sina Weibo Community Committee System (Trial)

Chapter I: General provisions

Article 1: In order to safeguard Sina Weibo community order, even better guarantee users’ lawful rights and interests, The Sina Weibo Community Management Centre (hereafter designated as “the Web Site”), has formulated this System according to the “Sina Weibo Community Pact “Trial”).

Article 2: Sina Weibo community management is jointly completed by the Web Site and the community committees. The community committees are divided into two categories: the normal committees judging user disputes, and the expert committees judging false information.

Article 3: Acts violating regulations that can be clearly distinguished, are handled directly by the Web Site; other acts violating regulations are dealt with after judgement by the community committees. The Web Site obeys the judgement result of the community committees.

Article 4: Community committee members are generated through open recruitment.

Article 5: Community committee members shall vigorously participate in community management affairs, seek truth from facts, fulfil their duties wholeheartedly, and act fairly. They shall enthusiastically serve Weibo users, accept supervision from Weibo users, and may not use their identity of community committee member to seek improper gain.

Article 6: The Web Site is responsible for the organization and implementation of this System.

Chapter II: The normal committee.

Article 7: The total member quantity of the normal committee is 5000 to 10000, which all are generated from those meeting conditions and actively entering their name.

Article 8: Normal committee registry, examination and verification conditions:

(1) individual users having completed real name verification. Including: individual certified members, Weibo star members, bundled mobile phones and other users having completed identity verification.

(2) having reached 18 years of age.

(3) a registration period longer than 180 days, and a published Weibo post quantity of 100 items or more.

(4) having more than 50 fans.

(5) having logged-in activities for 15 days of the previous natural month.

(6) being selected according to the registration procedure.

Article 9: Normal committee work mechanisms:

(1) the normal committee participates in judging regulation violations of the user dispute category. Regulation violations of the user dispute category include: divulging other persons’ privacy, personal attacks, passing off as other persons, content plagiarism and harassing other persons.

(2) The system, according to the principle of avoidance, selects 21 names from the overall members randomly, and constitutes a normal committee for judging the concrete case.

Avoidance principles: committee members may not come from the same province as those involved in the regulation violations, which is determined through the registered IP.

(3) The 21 members cast a vote to judge the activity suspected to violate regulations, and submit judgement reasons.

If the committee members have relationship with the parties concerned, they shall renounce their vote. Otherwise, it shall be considered as using committee member status to seek improper gain.

(4) When the judgement period of 72 hours concludes, if the total amount of votes is higher than 11 (included), and the votes of one side are in the lead, the judgement is completed. The Web Site shall complete handling matters according to the judgement result.

(5) If after 72 hours, the judgement is not completed, the votes are accumulated and a new round of the normal committee started, until the judgement is completed.

in cases with multiple committee rounds, members are not repeated.

(6) If three rounds of expert committees have not been able to complete the judgement, the reported party will be not deemed to have violated regulations.

Article 10: Normal committee member withdrawal mechanisms:

(1) Members actively request withdrawal.

(2) Members lose qualification. Qualifications are lost immediately where one of the following circumstances occurs:

1. Using committee member status to seek improper gain.

2. In 10 continuous judgements, not voting five times of more.

3.Having used more than one community committee member account.

4. Not identifying with the community committee system.

(3) Where members have been active for one year, they are withdrawn automatically.

Article 11: Normal committee members’ incentive measures:

(1) Normal committee members are provided with and exclusive medal.

(2) Other incentive measures that will be presented at a later stage.

Chapter III: The expert committee

Article 12: The total expert committee member quantity is 1000 to 15000, which are completely generated from those meeting conditions and actively entering their names.

Article 13: Expert committee registry, examination and verification conditions:

(1) Having an open identity and a certain authoritative individual certified user or organ certified user.

(2) Having any one of the following identities:

1. Expert scholar (organ) in the field;

2. Scientific or popular science personality (organ);

3. Famous media’s news employee (organ);

4. Personality being good at utilizing the Internet to collect information.

(3) Being selected according to registration procedures.

Article 14: Expert committee work mechanisms:

(1) The expert committee participates in the judgement of false information-type regulation violations.

(2) The system will randomly select nine members from the members of the expert committee to constitute an expert committee judging the concrete case.

(3) The nine members vote to judge on the act suspected to violate regulations, and submit the reasons for judgement.

If the committee members have a relation of interest with the party concerned or the information, they shall abandon their vote. Otherwise, it is considered as using committee member status to seek improper benefits.

(4) When the judgement period of 24 hours concludes, if the total amount of votes is higher than five (included), and the votes of one side are in the lead, the judgement is completed. The Web Site shall complete handling matters according to the judgement result.

(5) If after 24 hours, the judgement is not completed, the votes are accumulated and a new round of the normal committee started, until a the judgement is completed.

in cases with multiple committee rounds, members are not repeated.

(6) If three rounds of expert committees have not been able to complete the judgement, the reported party will be not deemed to have violated regulations.

Article 15: Normal committee member withdrawal mechanisms:

(1) Members actively request withdrawal.

(2) Members lose qualification. Qualifications are lost immediately where one of the following circumstances occurs:

1. Having judged more than 10 cases with an error rate exceeding 50%.

2. In 10 continuous judgements, not voting three times of more.

3. Having used more than one community committee member account.

4. Not identifying with the community committee system.

(3) Where members have been active for one year, they are withdrawn automatically.

Article 16: Expert committee member incentive mechanisms:

(1) Expert committee members are provided with a special medal.

(2) In their certification explanation information, their expert committee identity is reflected.

(3) Other incentive measures that will be presented at a later stage.

Chapter IV: Supplementary provisions

Article 17: The Web Site’ handling measures adopted on according to the community committees’ judgements, fall under the user self-discipline category, and do not represent the standpoint of Sina Weibo.

Article 18: The Web Site may, according to the different stages of Internet development, following the incessant enrichment of community management experience, and starting from the objective of safeguarding the Weibo community order, incessantly perfect these Regulations.

Article 19: These Regulations take effect on 28 May 2012.

新浪微博社区委员会制度(试行)
第一章总 则

第一条
为维护新浪微博社区秩序,更好的保障用户合法权益,新浪微博社区管理中心(以下统称“站方”)根据《新浪微博社区公约(试行)》,制定本制度。

第二条
新浪微博社区管理由站方和社区委员会共同完成。社区委员会分为两类:判定用户纠纷的普通委员会,判定不实信息的专家委员会。

第三条
对于可明显识别的违规行为,由站方直接处理;其他违规行为,由社区委员会判定后处理。站方服从社区委员会的判定结果。

第四条
社区委员会成员通过公开招募产生。

第五条
社区委员会成员应积极参与社区管理事务,实事求是,尽心尽职,办事公道。应热心为微博用户服务,接受微博用户监督,不得利用委员会成员身份谋求不正当的利益。

第六条
站方负责本制度的组织实施。

第二章普通委员会

第七条
普通委员会成员总数量为5000至10000名,全部在符合条件的主动报名者中产生。

第八条
普通委员会报名及审核条件:
(一) 完成真实身份验证的个人用户。包括:个人认证用户、微博达人、绑定手机或其他完成身份验证的用户。
(二) 年满18周岁。
(三) 注册时间大于180天,发布微博数量大于100条。
(四) 粉丝数大于50。
(五) 最近一个自然月里15天有登录行为。
(六) 按报名顺序选取。

第九条
普通委员会工作机制:
(一) 普通委员会参与用户纠纷类违规的判定。用户纠纷类违规包括:泄露他人隐私、人身攻击、冒充他人、内容抄袭、骚扰他人。
(二) 系统按照回避原则,从全体成员中随机选出21名,构成判定具体案例的普通委员会。
回避原则:委员会成员与涉嫌违规者不在同省,通过注册IP判断。
(三) 21名成员对涉嫌违规行为投票判定,并提交判定理由。
若委员会成员与当事方存在关联,应放弃投票。否则视为利用委员会成员身份谋求不正当的利益。
(四) 72小时判定时间结束,若总票数大于11(含),且一方票数领先,完成判定。站方根据判定结果完成处理。
(五) 若72小时未完成判定,累积票数并重新发起新一轮普通委员会,直到完成判定。
同一案例的多轮委员会成员不重复。
(六) 若三轮普通委员会未能完成判定,按被举报方不违规处理。

第十条
普通委员会成员退出机制:
(一) 成员主动要求退出。
(二) 成员失去资格。出现以下任一情况即失去资格:
1. 利用委员会成员身份谋求不正当的利益。
2. 连续10次判定中,5次及以上不投票。
3. 使用过1个以上的社区委员会成员帐号。
4. 不认同社区委员会制度。
(三) 成员任满一年,自动退出。

第十一条
普通委员会成员激励措施:
(一) 普通委员会成员提供专属勋章。
(二) 后期将推出的其它激励措施。

第三章专家委员会

第十二条
专家委员会成员总数量为1000至1500名,全部在符合条件的主动报名者中产生。

第十三条
专家委员会报名及审核条件:
(一) 具有公开身份和一定权威性的个人认证用户和机构认证用户。
(二) 具有以下任一身份:
1. 领域专家学者(机构);
2. 科学及科普人士(机构);
3. 知名媒体的新闻从业者(机构);
4. 善于利用互联网搜集信息的人士。
(三) 按报名顺序选取。

第十四条
专家委员会工作机制:
(一) 专家委员会参与不实信息类违规的判定。
(二) 系统从全体成员中随机选出9名,构成判定具体案例的专家委员会。
(三) 9名成员对涉嫌违规行为投票判定,并提交判定理由。
若委员会成员与当事方、信息涉及方存在利益关联,应放弃投票。否则视为利用委员会成员身份谋求不正当的利益。
(四) 24小时判定时间结束,若总票数大于5(含),且一方票数领先,完成判定。站方根据判定结果完成处理。
(五) 若24小时未完成判定,累积票数并重新发起新一轮专家委员会,直到完成判定。
同一案例的多轮委员会成员不重复。
(六) 若3轮专家委员会未能完成判定,按被举报方不违规处理。

第十五条
专家委员会成员退出机制:
(一) 成员主动要求退出。
(二) 成员失去资格。出现以下任一情况即失去资格:
1. 判定案例多于10次且错误率超过50%。
2. 连续10次判定中,3次及以上不予投票。
3. 使用过1个以上的社区委员会成员帐号。
4. 不认同社区委员会制度。
(三) 成员任满一年,自动退出。

第十六条
专家委员会成员激励措施:
(一) 专家委员会成员提供专属勋章。
(二) 认证说明信息中体现专家委员会身份。
(三) 后期将推出的其它激励措施。

第四章附 则

第十七条
站方按照社区委员会判定结果所采取的处理措施,属于用户自律范畴,不代表新浪微博立场。

第十八条
站方可依照互联网发展的不同阶段,随着社区管理经验的不断丰富,出于维护微博社区秩序的目的,不断完善本制度。

第十九条
本制度自2012年5月28日起施行。

 

 

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