118. Regulation of independent radio services by Ofcom.

It is a function of Ofcom1 to regulate the following services in accordance with the Communications Act 2003, the Broadcasting Act 1990 and the Broadcasting Act 19962:

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    (1)     services specified in heads (a) to (f) below that are provided from places in the United Kingdom3 and otherwise than by the BBC4:

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      (a)     sound broadcasting services5;

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      (b)     radio licensable content services