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Commercial radio inquiry

Report of the ABA hearing into 2UE

The report is available in html, .pdf and .rtf formats.

Entire Report
Section RTF PDF
Entire report 3492k/548p 1816k/548p
Report in three sections
  RTF PDF
Section 1 - Introduction, Executive Summary and Chapters 1 - 10 1043k/117p 385k/117p
Section 2 - Schedules 1 - 7 992k/25p 123k/25p
Section 3 - Schedules 8 - 17 2064k/403p 1306k/403p
Report by chapter and schedule
CHAPTERS RTF PDF
Contents (including Introduction and Acknowledgments) 623K/14p 52k/14p
Contents    
Introduction    
Panel Members    
Acknowledgements    
Executive Summary 30k/4p 30k/4p
Terms of reference 34k/4p 29k/4p
1 - Background to the hearing 21k/4p 19k/4p
2 - Regulation of commercial radio content 29k/5p 26k/5p
3 - Codes of practice 2 - News and current affairs programs 44k/9p 38k/9p
4 - Codes of practice 3 - Advertising 22k/4p 20k/4p
5 - Mr Jones' agreements and his on air conduct 399k/15p 67k/15p
6 - Mr Laws' agreements and his on air conduct 425k/19p 84k/19p
7 - Radio 2UE Sydney Pty Ltd and Messrs Jones and Laws' agreements 381k/11p 53k/11p
8 - 2UE codes breaches 11k/1p 7k/1p
9 - Political matter 58k/10p 41k/10p
10 - Recommendations to the Authority 46k/10p 32k/10p

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SCHEDULES RTF PDF
1 - Participants in the hearing 11k/1p 7k/1p
2 - Witnesses 11k/1p 7k/1p
3 - Exhibit list 380k/7p 43k/7p
4 - Submissions received 7k/2p 6k/2p
5 - People mentioned in the report 12k/4p 11k/4p
6 - Current Controllers of Radio Station 2UE 10k/2p 7k/2p
7 - Ratings of Radio Station 2UE 590k/9p 58k/9p
8 - Mr Jones' Agreements 382k/12p 46k/12p
9 - Mr Laws Agreements 420k/19p 73k/19p
10 - 2UE's Knowledge of Messrs Jones and Laws' Agreements 43k/11p 42k/11p
11 - Conduct on the Alan Jones Breakfast Show involving breaches of clause 2.2(d) of the Commercial Radio Codes of Practice by Radio Station 2UE Pty Ltd 7k/1p 6k/1p

Colonial State Bank

30k/6p 25k/6p

Walsh Bay Finance Pty Ltd

52k/12p 42k/12p

Qantas Airways Ltd

449k/29p 95k/29p

Cable and Wireless Optus Ltd

462k/34p 106k/34p
12 - Conduct on the John Laws Morning Show involving breaches of clause 2.2(d) of the Commercial Radio Codes of Practice by Radio Station 2UE Pty Ltd 6k/1p 5k/1p

Registered Clubs Association

393k/16p 54k/16p

Qantas Airways Ltd

449k/29p 95k/29p

Star City Entertainment Pty Ltd

30k/6p 26k/6p

Australian Trucking Association

407k/19p 69k/19p

NRMA Ltd

373k/13p 43k/13p

Foxtel Management Pty Ltd

26k/6p 22k/6p

Australian Bankers Association

401k/19p 65k/19p

RAMS Home Loans Pty Ltd

398k/18p 60k/18p
13 - Conduct on the Alan Jones Breakfast Show involving breaches of clause 3.1(a) of the Commercial Radio Codes of Practice by Radio Station 2UE Pty Ltd

Colonial State Bank
Qantas Airways Ltd

415k/19p 67k/19p
14 - Conduct on the John Laws Morning Show involving breaches of clause 3.1(a) of the Commercial Radio Codes of Practice by Radio Station 2UE Pty Ltd

NRMA Ltd
Australian Bankers Association
Registered Clubs Association of NSW
Australian Trucking Association
RAMS Home Loans Pty Ltd

498k/40p 124k/40p
15 - Political Matter 461k/31p 104k/31p
16 - Radio Program Standards/ Advertising Conditions vs Codes of Practice 23k/4p 16k/4p
17 - Relevant Contract Provisions 674k/76p 297l/16p

 

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