The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) : Online games and live broadcasting shall not provide minors with paid services inconsistent with their civil capacity

2022-05-01 0 By

On March 14, the Cyberspace Administration of China (Cyberspace Administration of China) again solicited comments on a draft regulation on the Online Protection of Minors.According to the regulation, manufacturers of smart devices should install Internet protection software for minors before leaving the factory, or inform users of the installation channels and methods in a prominent way.Network products and service providers are not allowed to present information that may affect the physical and mental health of minors in the key links that are prominent in the products or services and easy to attract users’ attention, such as hot search in the popup window on the first screen of the home page.Personal information processors shall not refuse minors to use their basic functional services because the minors or their guardians do not agree to handle their non-essential personal information or withdraw their consent.Online service providers such as online games, online live broadcasting, online audio and video, and online social networking shall take measures to reasonably limit the amount of minors’ consumption in a single session and in a single day, and shall not provide minors with paid services inconsistent with their capacity for civil conduct.Internet service providers shall take measures not to set up communities and groups with the themes of fundraising, voting and rating control, and not to induce minors to participate in the above activities.Internet literacy education, schools, communities, libraries, cultural centers, youth palaces and other places to provide minors with Internet access service facilities, should arrange professionals and recruit volunteers, teachers, parents and other ways to participate.As well as installing network protection software for minors or taking other safety and protection technical measures to provide guidance and a safe and healthy environment for minors to access the Internet.Network products and services could cause or induce a minor is contained in imitation of unsafe behavior, violation of social morality behavior, adverse emotions, form bad habits, such as information may affect the physical and mental health of minors, make, copying, distribution, dissemination of the information organization and individual shall be prominently before information display hints.Online education apps also have special regulations that online education network products and services for minors should conform to the physical and mental development characteristics and cognitive abilities of minors at different ages.To minors of the service object online education network products and the service provider shall abide by the education administrative department under the State Council in conjunction with the relevant departments to formulate the institutional setup and personnel qualification, regulation of charges and the relevant standards and system, setting up reasonable period of time, the length and content, in accordance with the relevant provisions shall not be inserted into the network game link, can not serve ads etc. Has nothing to do with the teaching of information.Shall not provide minors with network broadcast publisher account registration service can minors have wechat?Can you do it live?When Internet service providers provide minors with information release, instant messaging and other services, they shall require minors or their guardians to provide the true identity information of minors when confirming the provision of services.Where minors or their guardians fail to provide the true identity information of minors, Internet service providers shall not provide relevant services for minors.Network broadcast service providers shall not provide account registration services for network broadcast publishers for minors under the age of 16;Those who provide account registration services for network broadcast publishers for minors over the age of 16 shall authenticate their identity information and obtain the consent of their guardians.The network broadcast service provider shall establish a dynamic verification mechanism for the real identity information of the network broadcast publisher, and shall not provide live broadcast publishing services for those who do not conform to the provisions of the preceding paragraph.The regulations also put forward provisions on the prevention and treatment of Internet addiction.Network game, network broadcast, network audio and video, social networking and other Internet service provider shall set up teenagers for minors to use its service mode, in the use of time, time, function and content to provide services in accordance with the relevant provisions of the state and standards, and provide time for the guardian fulfill their duties of guardianship management, rights management, consumption management, and other functions.Online service providers such as online games, online live broadcasting, online audio and video, and online social networking shall take measures to reasonably limit the amount of minors’ consumption in a single session and in a single day, and shall not provide minors with paid services inconsistent with their capacity for civil conduct.After star who caused attention, also suggests that the regulations, the network game, network broadcast, network audio and video, online social network service provider shall take measures, such as preventing and resisting tendency as well as the flow rate is the highest value, and shall not set up to who raise, voting hits, brush quantity control rating as the theme of the community, groups,It shall not induce minors to participate in online activities such as fundraising for aid, voting and rating control, and prevent and stop its users from inducing minors to carry out such activities.Online game shall establish and improve the prevention of minors addict network game rules of the game for key “network game”, network game service providers should be required to minors user identity information to register and login to use, and through the national unity of minors online game electronic identity authentication system and other necessary means to verify its true identity information.Online game service providers shall not provide services for minors who fail to provide their real identity information for registration and login.Those who have already provided services for them shall immediately terminate the services and cancel their accounts.Online game service providers shall establish and improve game rules to prevent minors from being addicted to online games and avoid minors from contacting game contents or game functions that may affect their physical and mental health.Online game service provider shall implement the school-age prompt standard specification, according to the different age stages of minors’ body and mind development characteristic, by evaluating the game elements, such as product type, content and function of the game product classification, clear game products suitable for minors user age stage, and the user download, register, login interface position such as significant hints.Providers of network products and services, personal information processors, and manufacturers and sellers of intelligent terminal products shall abide by laws, regulations and rules, respect social ethics, observe business ethics, be honest and trustworthy, fulfill the obligation of protecting minors online and assume social responsibilities.According to the regulations, those who violate the legal liability shall bear a fine ranging from 10,000 yuan to less than 50 million yuan, and may be ordered to suspend relevant business, suspend business for rectification, and notify relevant departments to revoke relevant business licenses or business licenses in accordance with the law.The directly responsible persons in charge and other persons directly responsible shall be imposed a fine of not less than RMB 100,000 yuan but not more than RMB 1 million yuan, and may decide to prohibit them from serving as directors, supervisors, senior managers and persons in charge of the protection of minors for a certain period of time.Beijing Youth Daily reporter Wen Jing