Notice Concerning Prohibition to Broadcast Computer Network Game-type Programmes
Recently, a number of television broadcasting organs set up computer network game columns, broadcasted computer network game programmes, bringing about harmful influence for the healthy growing up of minors, the broad masses’ reaction against this was very large.
According to the spirit of central leadership instructions, in order to implement the Party Central Committee and State Council “Some Opinions Concerning Further Strengthening and Improving Moral and Thought Construction of Minors”, provide a healthy cultural and public opinion environment for the healthy growing up of minors, hereby, the relevant problems are notified as follows:
I, All levels’ radio and television broadcasting organs must realistically raise political consciousness, a consciousness of the larger picture and responsibility consciousness, fully recognize the importance of completing minors’ thought and moral construction work, earnestly implement the Party Central Committee and State Council “Some Opinions Concerning Further Strengthening and Improving Moral and Thought Construction of Minors”, adopt vigorous and effective steps, strive to organize minors’ programmes well.
II, All levels’ radio and television broadcasting organs are prohibited without exception to set up computer network gaming-type columns, are prohibited to broadcast computer network game programmes. At the same time, it is necessary to propagate the negative aspects possibly brought about by computer network games to the healthy growing up of minors in corresponding programmes, vigorously guide the beneficial function of them correctly using the computer network, correctly approaching computer network games.
III, All levels’ administrative radio, film and television entities must, after receiving this Notice, conduct complete tidying up and examination concerning the computer network game propaganda situation of all levels’ radio and television stations in their jurisdiction, and establish and complete management systems, strengthen propaganda management, persist in curbing any kind of programme broadcast that is harmful to minors’ healthy growing up.