President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbai Jeenbekov signed an objection to the Information Manipulation Lawadopted by the Jogorku Kenesh on June 25 this year.
According to the official publication, the head of state supports the basic concept of this document – the need to protect the rights and freedoms of everyone from inaccurate and false information disseminated on the Internet.
However, he has a number of objections.
The message indicates that during the global pandemic of coronavirus infection, the actions of some individuals aimed at disseminating false and inaccurate information through social networks pose a threat to the life and / or health of citizens, public order and / or public safety, as well as infringe on the rights or interests of rights and freedoms protected by law.
Sooronbai Jeenbekov noted the social significance of the issue raised and the resulting need to ensure the completeness of legal regulation in this area and proposes to revise the version of the document, in particular, the subjects of legal relations, implementation mechanisms and technical aspects of regulation of this law with the involvement of representatives of the public, the expert community and state bodies.
“I consider it necessary to ensure the consideration of the document taking into account human rights, the current state policy, the possibilities of technology and sustainable development of the state.
Based on the foregoing, guided by paragraph 1 of part 2 of article 64 and part 2 of article 81 of the Constitution, I return the Law “On manipulation of information”, adopted by the Jogorku Kenesh on June 25, 2020, to develop an agreed version.
At the same time, the presentation of this objection during its consideration in the JK I entrust to the Minister of Culture, Information and Tourism, ”the objection says.
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