(1) An amendment to article 8 of Law No. 5651 (see below) was made through the Electronic Communication Law as follows: “ADDITIONAL ARTICLE 1- (7) The following paragraph “The Presidency of Telecommunications and Communication may object to the judicial decisions which are sent thereto for the execution of procedures, as per provisions of Code of Criminal Procedure no. 5271 dated 4/12/2004” has been annexed to Article 8 of Law no. 5651 as paragraph thirteen and to the mentioned Law. (2) Article 12 (5) of the Electronic Communication Law regulates rights and obligations of the operators by stating "the operators are obliged to build the technical infrastructure to provide electronic communications services by meeting the relevant obligations related to national security and the regulations of Laws No. 5397, No. 5651 and other relevant Laws. Operators, which have already been providing electronic communications services, are obliged to build the technical infrastructure with the same conditions within a period of time prescribed by the Authority, undertaking all necessary expenses."
Topic, claim, or defense
Public Order (Includes National Security)
Telecommunication (Includes Net Neutrality)
Type of service provider
General or Non-Specified
Type of law