Unofficial Translation BROADCASTING AND TELEVISION BUSINESSES ACT, B.E. 2551 (2008)1 _________ BHUMIBOL ADULYADEJ, REX. Given on the 26th Day of February B.E. 2551; Being the 63rd Year of the Present Reign. His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej is graciously pleased to proclaim that: Whereas it is expedient to have a law on broadcasting and television businesses; This Act contains certain provisions in relation to the restriction of rights and liberties of a person, in respect of which section 29 in conjunction with section 32, section 33, section 35, section 36, section 41, section 43, section 45, section 46 and section 47 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand so permit by the virtue of law; Be it, therefore, enacted by the King by and with the advice and consent of the National Legislative Assembly, as follows: Section 1. This Act is called the “Broadcasting and Television Businesses Act, B.E. 2551 (2008)”. Section 2.2 This Act shall come into force as from the day following the date of its publication in the Government Gazette. 1 Translated by Ms. Arriya Phasee under contract for the Office of the Council of State of Thailand's Law for ASEAN project.- Initial version- pending review and approval. DISCLAIMER: THIS TEXT HAS BEEN PROVIDED FOR EDUCATIONAL/ COMPREHENSION PURPOSES AND CONTAINS NO LEGAL AUTHORITY. THE OFFICE OF THE COUNCIL OF STATE SHALL ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LIABILITIES ARISING FROM THE USE AND/OR REFERENCE OF THIS TEXT. THE ORIGINAL THAI TEXT AS FORMALLY ADOPTED AND PUBLISHED SHALL IN ALL EVENTS REMAIN THE SOLE AUTHORITY HAVING LEGAL FORCE.