Broadcast Bulletin Issue number 240 23/10/13
Cops (Movie Mix), Sex and the City (Comedy Central Extra), Your Opinions (Sikh Channel), Rugby Sevens (BT Sport), Advertising minutage (Aaj Tak), Complaint by The Rt Hon the Lord McAlpine of West Green (This Morning), Complaint by The Rt Hon the Lord McAlpine of West Green (Newsnight) and Complaint by Mr E (Battle Scarred: Soldiers Behind Bars)
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a) Ofcoms Broadcasting Code (the Code) the most recent version of which took effect on 28 February 2011 and covers all programmes broadcast on or after 28 February 2011.
Note: Programmes broadcast prior to 28 February 2011 are covered by the version of the Code that was in force at the date of broadcast.
b) Programmes broadcast prior to 16 December 2009 are covered by the 2005 Code which came into effect on 25 July 2005 (with the exception of Rule 10.17 which came into effect on 1 July 2005).
d) Other codes and requirements that may also apply to broadcasters, depending on their circumstances. These include the Code on Television Access Services (which sets out how much subtitling, signing and audio description relevant licensees must provide), the Code on Electronic Programme Guides, the Code on Listed Events, and the Cross Promotion Code.