Buried in the new legislation introduced by the Communications Minister, Helen Coonan, is a provision that allows the ABC to use its digital network for the first time to launch a new channel catering to children.
Until now, the ABC's digital network has been confined to low-rating programming including parliamentary hearings from obscure Senate committees and reruns of programs for political aficionados such as Tasmanian Stateline.
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