India Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021

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Published date: July 1, 2021

Last updated: 7/6/2023

Country: India

Legislation status: Legislation in force

Subject tag: Advertising | Algorithmic systems | Disinformation and misinformation | Privacy and data protection | Terrorism and violent extremism

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1), clauses (z) and (zg) of sub-section (2) of section 87 of the Information Technology Act, 2000 (21 of 2000), and in supersession of the Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011, except as respect things done or omitted to be done before such supersession, the Central Government hereby makes the following rules.
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