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Ottawa, 30 August 1999
Decision CRTC 99-373
Radio Miracadie inc.
Baie Ste-Anne, Neguac and Rogersville, New Brunswick - 199902862 - 199902870 - 199902896
Applications processed by
Public Notice CRTC 1999-100
dated 21 June 1999
Special event licence renewals
1.  The Commission renews the broadcasting licences for the French-language FM community radio programming undertakings VF7000, VF7001 and VF7003. These undertakings broadcast the following special events each year:
  Baie Ste-Anne Festival de Fruits de Mer
  Neguac Festival du Rendez-vous
  Rogersville Festival du Chou de Bruxelles
1.  These licences will be in effect only for the duration of the events, with an expiry date of 31 August 2002. During the term of these licences, the Commission expects the licensee to submit to it each year, three months in advance, the exact dates of each festival. The Commission notes that the "Festival de Fruits de Mer" is normally held at the end of June and beginning of July, the "Festival du Rendez-vous" in July and the "Festival du Chou de Bruxelles" in early August.
2.  Each licence will be subject to the conditions specified in this decision and in the licence to be issued. By condition of licence, the licensee must:
·  broadcast no more than 6 minutes of advertising in any hour of broadcast, and broadcast no more than an average of 4 minutes of advertising for every hour of broadcast up to a total of 504 minutes of advertising per week, in accordance with the community radio policy for Type B stations; and
·  broadcast exclusively community programming that respects all the requirements set out in Public Notice CRTC 1992-38.
3.  With respect to the Rogersville undertaking, the Commission notes that the licensee will broadcast three to four minutes of advertising material per hour.
4.  Section 22 of the Broadcasting Act states that the Commission may not renew a licence unless the Department of Industry has certified that the licensee has been or will be issued a broadcasting certificate. Accordingly, this renewal is subject to the issuance of technical certification by the Department of Industry, each year.
This decision is to be appended to the licence. It is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be viewed at the following Internet site:
Secretary General
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