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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-340

  Ottawa, 31 July 2003
  Fabrique Notre-Dame-du-Perpétuel-Secours
Sherbrooke, Quebec
  Application 2001-1376-2
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2002-68
5 November 2002

CFPP-FM Sherbrooke - Licence renewal


The Commission renews the broadcasting licence for the religious French-language FM radio programming undertaking CFPP-FM Sherbrooke, from 1 September 2003 to 31 August 2010.


The Commission did not receive any interventions in connection with this application.


The station broadcasts a minimum of 20 hours of local programming in each broadcast week. It provides live broadcasts of masses, marriages, funerals, baptisms and other such religious ceremonies.


The Commission emphasizes that the licensee must not broadcast the programming of any other programming undertaking, and that the programming broadcast by the licensee must meet the needs of the community it serves.


The licence will be subject to the conditions specified therein and to the following conditions of licence:

1. The programming shall consist solely of religious services, with the exception of programs or program segments produced by the licensee for the purpose of ensuring balance on matters of public concern. Such programs or program segments must also adhere to guidelines (i) to (iv) contained in section III.B.2a) of Religious Broadcasting Policy, Public Notice CRTC 1993-78, 3 June 1993 (Public Notice 1993-78).


2. The licensee shall adhere to the guidelines on ethics for religious programming set out in section IV of Public Notice 1993-78 regarding tolerance, integrity, social responsibility and solicitation of funds.


3. The licensee shall not broadcast advertising material.

  Secretary General
  This decision is to be appended to the licence. It is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be examined at the following Internet site:

Date Modified: 2001-07-31

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