SOSMP: A discussion paper on the Safer Online Services and Media Platforms proposal from the New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs

Research report | Submission/proposal/advocacy/recommendation

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Published date: July 17, 2023

Author: Brainbox Institute

Country: New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Region: Oceania

Subject tag: Algorithmic systems | Child safety | Data Access | Disinformation and misinformation | Government transparency | media regulation | Platform regulation

The Department of Internal Affairs in New Zealand has released a proposal document for platform regulation in New Zealand, referred to as the SOSMP (Safer Online Services and Media Proposal). The Brainbox Institute prepared a brief blog post and a longer discussion paper outlining its initial thoughts on the the proposed regulation, based on its previous and existing work in platform regulation.