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Lithuania/ 5.1 General legislation  

5.1.9 Language laws

The State Language Law (1995) determines the use of the Lithuanian language as the state language in public life, its protection, control and responsibility for violations of the Law. Under the Law, audiovisual programmes and films shown to the general public must be translated (dubbed) into Lithuanian or have Lithuanian subtitles. The Lithuanian state television and radio broadcasts programmes in other languages with translations into Lithuanian.


Chapitre publié: 28-11-2014

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