Transparency of media ownership (covered domains - Media & Printed Works)

Dónde
Bulgaria
When
2020
Quién
Electronic Media Council
Ministry of Culture
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Art. 7a was introduced with an Act for the Mandatory Deposit of Printed and Other Works and Announcing Media Service Broadcasters and Providers, which stipulates that "By 30 June each year all media service providers submit to the Ministry of Culture a declaration from a template approved by the Minister of Culture, which identifies its actual owner and contains information on whether the actual owner occupies a public position, as well as about all funding received in the preceding calendar year, its amount and justification, including details of the entity who provided the funding."
The provisions of Directive (EU) 2018/1808 introduce an obligation for the Electronic Media Council, whose registers will now include a link to information on ownership structure and the actual owners of media service providers.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

The measure is new and there is no data for results achieved.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

From the budget of the Ministry of Culture - resources for establishing a register under Art. 7a

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partner
-
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

The measure is new.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Dominios culturales
Cine / Artes audiovisuales
Industria editorial