|Original name:||Tryckfrihetsförordning (1949:105).|
|Name:||Freedom of the Press Act (1949:105).|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Constitutions of the Countries of the World, 2011-11, [Consitution as amended to 2002], Oxford University Press, New York, USA, pp. 49-84
Unofficial English Translation Swedish Government, Regeringen, www.regeringen.se, Sweden, 39 pp. PDF in English (consulted on 2015-05-12)
Act online in Swedish, Consolidated Text Regeringens rättsdatabaser, Notisum AB, www.notisum.se, Sweden, 24 pp. PDF of Act as amended to Act 2015:151 (consulted on 2016-04-28)
Act online in Swedish, Reprinted Act Regeringens rättsdatabaser, Notisum AB, www.notisum.se, Sweden, 24 pp. PDF of Act Reprint 2015:151 (consulted on 2016-04-28)
|Abstract/Citation:||The consolidation of the Act includes a total of 48 amending texts through December 2015 (up to Act 2015:151, Reprint of Act). The consolidated text includes various amendments.
Contains 14 chapters concerning, inter alia:
Chapter 1: On freedom of the press.
Chapter 2: On public documents.
Chapter 3: On right to anonymity.
Chapter 4: On production of printed writings.
Chapter 5: On publishing of periodicals.
Chapter 6: On dissemination of printed writings.
Chapter 7: On freedom of the press violations.
Chapter 8: Liability regulations.
Chapter 9: On supervision and prosecution.
Chapter 10: On specific coercive measures.
Chapter 11: On civil claim.
Chapter 12: On the trial in cases relating to the freedom of the press.
Chapter 13: On foreign printed publications etc.
Chapter 14: General provisions.