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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2008-282

  Ottawa, 8 October 2008
  Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Newfoundland and Labrador
Mount Pearl, Bay Roberts, Marystown, Lewisporte, Gander, Deer Lake,Botwood, Springdale, Grand Falls, Corner Brook, Port aux Basques,Goose Bay and Wabush, Newfoundland and Labrador
  Application 2008-0224-0, received 11 February 2008
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2008-69
28 July 2008

VOAR Mount Pearl and its transmitters - Licence renewal


The Commission renews the broadcasting licence for the English-language religious AM radio programming undertaking VOAR Mount Pearl and its transmitters VOAR-1-FM Bay Roberts, VOAR-2-FM Marystown, VOAR-3-FM Lewisporte, VOAR-4-FM Gander, VOAR-5-FM Deer Lake, VOAR-6-FM Botwood, VOAR-7-FM Springdale, VOAR-8-FM Grand Falls, VOAR-9-FM Corner Brook, VOAR-10-FM Port aux Basques, VOAR-11-FM Goose Bay and VOAR-12-FM Wabush from 1 January 2009 to 31 August 20151.


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


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

If the licensee originates 42 or more hours of programming in any broadcast week, the licensee shall adhere to the Canadian Association of Broadcasters' Equitable Portrayal Code, as amended from time to time and approved by the Commission. However, the application of the foregoing condition of licence will be suspended if the licensee is a member in good standing of the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council.


The licensee shall adhere to the Canadian Association of Broadcasters' Broadcast Code for Advertising to Children, as amended from time to time and approved by the Commission.


In accordance with Implementation of an employment equity policy, Public Notice CRTC 1992-59, 1 September 1992, the Commission encourages the licensee to consider employment equity issues in its hiring practices and in all other aspects of its management of human resources.
  Secretary General
  This decision is to be appended to the licence. It is available in alternative format upon request and may also be examined in PDF format or in HTML at the following Internet site:

1 In Administrative renewals, Broadcasting Decision 2008-245, 29 August 2008, the Commission administratively renewed the licence for VOAR Mount Pearl and its transmitters from 1 September 2008 to 31 December 2008.

Date Modified: 2008-10-08

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