What is the Annotated CAB Violence Code?
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The CBSC has published an annotated version of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters’ (CAB) Violence Code.
The Annotated Code contains:
- a description of every section, code article and sub-article, including the Background and Statement of Principle
- detailed summaries of how the CBSC has interpreted each code article
- relevant excerpts from every decision taken under each code article
- a history of the code and the Canadian television rating system
- comparisons with the 1987 Violence Code
- The Code relates to television and radio programming.
- It is available on the secure section of the CBSC website, accessible only to associate stations: www.cbsc.ca/associates-site/
- Regular updates will occur as relevant decisions are released.