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Ottawa, 27 January 1999
Decision CRTC 99-26
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Across Canada/Montréal, Quebec
One-year renewals
1. The Commission renews the broadcasting licences held by the CBC for the following undertakings, from 1 September 1999 to 31 August 2000, subject to the terms and conditions in effect under the current licences:
· the English-language television network
· the French-language television network
· CBC Newsworld
· le Réseau de l'information
· CBFT Montréal.
2. This will bring the expiry date of the above undertakings into agreement with the expiry date of other CBC undertakings whose applications for licence renewal will be considered later this year. The Commission will provide further details concerning these applications and the proceeding it will use to consider them in a Notice of Public Hearing to be issued at a later date.
3. These renewals do not dispose of any relevant matters which may have arisen during the current licence term. Interested parties will have an opportunity to comment when the renewal applications are considered by the Commission.
4. Related documents: Decision CRTC 92-529 (renewal of the licence for CBC Newsworld); Decision CRTC 94-285 (licensing of le Réseau de l'information); Decision CRTC 94-437 (renewal of the English-language and French-language television network licences); Decision CRTC 95-645 (renewal of the licence for CBFT and its transmitters); Decisions CRTC 97-638 and 97-198 (administrative renewals for CBFT and its transmitters).
Secretary General
This decision is to be appended to each licence.
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