|Mandatory||Repeatable||Data Type||Authority||Level Available||A/V Only||Public Element|
The date on which the item was first broadcast or another known broadcast date, if first date is unknown.
|Purpose:||Provides contextual information and serves as an access point to allow users to retrieve and sort audiovisual items by broadcast date.|
|Relationship:||This element is independent, but to have Broadcast Date Qualifier, Broadcast Date must be created.|
Enter the date on which the item first broadcast or another known broadcast date, if the first date is unknown.
Use Broadcast Date Qualifier to indicate an uncertain or approximate date.
It is not necessary to explain any distinction between Broadcast Date and other date elements in Date Note.