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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2002-48

Ottawa, 20 February 2002

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador

Application 2001-0753-3
Public Hearing in the National Capital Region
14 January 2002

Addition of a transmitter of CBN-FM St. John's at Deer Lake


The Commission approves the application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to amend the broadcasting licence for the radio programming undertaking CBN-FM St. John's (the originating station) and authorizes the licensee to add a transmitter at Deer Lake.


No interventions were filed regarding this application.


As proposed, the new FM transmitter will operate on frequency 90.5 MHz, channel 213A, with an effective radiated power of 980 watts.


The authority will be effective and the licence will be amended only at such time as:

· the licensee confirms in writing that it is ready to begin operation of the transmitter. This must take place within 12 months of today's date. Any request for an extension to that deadline requires Commission approval and must be made in writing within that period.

· the Department of Industry, having advised that the application is conditionally technically acceptable, has determined that there is no unacceptable interference with NAV/COM services and indicated that it will issue a broadcasting certificate (section 22(1) of the Broadcasting Act).

Secretary General

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Date Modified: 2002-02-20

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