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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2007-45

  Ottawa, 31 January 2007
  Various licensees
Across Canada
  Application numbers listed in the appendix
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-155
1 December 2006
 

Program log requirements for pay-per-view programming undertakings

1.

The Commission approves the applications by the licensees listed in the appendix to this decision to amend the broadcasting licences for their respective pay-per-view programming undertakings, in order to add a condition of licence relievingeachlicensee of the requirement, pursuant to sections 4(1), 4(2) and 4(3) of the Pay Television Regulations, 1990, to provide program logs for all the material broadcast. The licence for each of these undertakings will therefore be subject to the following condition:
 

The licensee is exempted from sections 4(1), 4(2) and 4(3) of the Pay Television Regulations, 1990.

2.

Instead, and in accordance with Program log requirements for pay-per-view programming undertakings, Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-128, 29 September 2006, the Commission is imposing the following condition of licence on each licensee:
 

The licensee is required to maintain for a period that includes the current broadcast year and the immediately preceding broadcast year ending 31 August, and to submit to the Commission, upon request, a detailed list of programs broadcast on each channel.

 

The list must identify each program broadcast; its key figure; its programming category; if the program is an event; the language of the program; if it is Canadian or non-Canadian; if captioning and/or video description is available; if it is produced by the licensee; and the times and dates of broadcast.

3.

The Commission did not receive any interventions in connection with these applications.
  Secretary General
  This decision is to be appended to each licence. It is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be examined in PDF format or in HTML at the following Internet site: www.crtc.gc.ca 
 

Appendix to Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2007-45

 

Licensee

Location

Type of service

Application number

  Bell ExpressVu Inc. (the general partner), and BCE Inc. and 4119649 Canada Inc. (partners in BCE Holdings G.P., a general partnership that is the limited partner), carrying on business as Bell ExpressVu Limited Partnership Across Canada Terrestrial pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1406-7
  Bell ExpressVu Inc. (the general partner), and BCE Inc. and 4119649 Canada Inc. (partners in BCE Holdings G.P., a general partnership that is the limited partner), carrying on business as Bell ExpressVu Limited Partnership Across Canada Direct-to-home pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1407-5
  Cogeco Radio-Télévision inc., TVA Group Inc., TQS inc. and Viewer's Choice Canada Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Canal Indigo, société en nom collectif Across Canada Terrestrial pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1399-4
  Cogeco Radio-Télévision inc., TVA Group Inc., TQS inc. and Viewer's Choice Canada Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Canal Indigo, société en nom collectif Across Canada Direct-to-home pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1388-7
  Rogers Cable Communications Inc. Across Canada Terrestrial pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1375-4
  Rogers Cable Communications Inc. Across Canada Direct-to-home pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1338-2
  Saskatchewan Telecommuni-cations Across Canada Terrestrial pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1366-3
  Shaw Pay-Per-View Ltd. Across Canada Terrestrial pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1249-1
  Shaw Pay-Per-View Ltd. Across Canada Direct-to-home pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1251-6
  Viewer's Choice Canada Inc. Eastern Canada (Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic provinces) Terrestrial pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1398-6
  Viewer's Choice Canada Inc. Eastern Canada (Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic provinces) Direct-to-home pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1387-9
  Breakaway PPV Corporation Western Canada (British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories and Nunavut) Terrestrial and direct-to-home pay-per-view programming undertaking 2006-1512-2

Date Modified: 2007-01-31