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Decision CRTC 2000-343
Ottawa, 22 August 2000
Maryann Van Walleghem
Katinniq (Raglan Mine), Quebec – 200005315

27 June 2000 Public Hearing
in Montréal

New radiocommunication distribution undertaking


The Commission approves the application for a broadcasting licence to carry on a radiocommunication distribution undertaking at Katinniq, on the frequency 88.5 MHz, channel 203A1, with an effective radiated power of 150 watts, to rebroadcast the programs of CITE-FM Montréal.


The Department of Industry has advised that the undertaking will have an effective radiated power of 150 watts rather than 100 watts, as indicated in Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2000-3 dated 19 April 2000.


Subject to the requirements of this decision, the Commission will issue a licence expiring 31 August 2006, which will be subject to the conditions specified in the licence to be issued.


The licence will only be issued and effective when the undertaking is ready to begin operation. When the licensee has completed construction and is prepared to commence operation, it must advise the Commission in writing. If the undertaking is not constructed and ready to operate within 12 months of today’s date, extensions to this time frame may be granted provided that the licensee applies in writing to the Commission before the 12-month period or any extension of that period expires.


The Department of Industry has advised the Commission that this application is conditionally technically acceptable. The Department will only issue a broadcasting certificate once it has determined that the proposed technical parameters will not create any unacceptable interference with aeronautical NAV/COM services.


In accordance with section 22(1) of the Broadcasting Act, the Commission will only issue the licence and grant the authority to operate when it receives notification from the Department of Industry that its technical requirements have been met, and that a broadcasting certificate will be issued.

Secretary General
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