In Ukraine today begins the final stage of the introduction of quotas for Ukrainian-language songs and radio programs. This is stated in the transitional provisions of the bill No. 1421-VIII.
Today the share of Ukrainian-language songs on the radio must be 35% instead of 30%. The quota should be maintained during the day and in the time intervals 7:00 – 14:00 and 15:00 – 22:00.
Also today, the share of broadcasts in the state language should be not less than 60%. We are talking about the news, analysis and entertainment programs.
Recall zakonoproekt on quotas of Ukrainian songs on the radio, entered into force November 8, 2016. Before Parliament adopted its 268 votes.