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Ottawa, 31 May 2016

File No.: PDR 9174-1536

To: Sirius XM Canada Inc.

135 Liberty Suite, Suite 400
Toronto, Ontarioé
M6K 1A7

Issue Date of Notice: 31 May 2016

Penalty: $650,000

Pursuant to section 72.07 of the Telecommunications Act, S.C. 1993, c. 38(the Act), the undersigned has issued this notice of violation finding Sirius XM Canada Inc. (SXMC) to have committed the following violations contrary to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s (CRTC’s) Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules (the Rules) made under section 41 of the Act:

On and between 1 August 2012 to 6 January 2015 unsolicited telecommunications were made on behalf of SXMC resulting in violations of:

Pursuant to section 72.16 of the Act, a person is liable for a violation that is committed by an employee, or an agent or mandatary, of the person acting in the course of the employee’s employment or the scope of the agent’s or mandatary’s authority, whether or not the employee, agent or mandatary who actually committed the violation is identified or proceeded against in accordance with this Act.

Pursuant to section 72.01 of the Act, the undersigned has determined that the total penalty for the violations identified above is of $ 650,000.

The penalty of $ 650,000 must be paid to "The Receiver General for Canada" in accordance with subsection 72.09(3) of the Act.
Manon Bombardier
Cadre en chef de la conformité et des enquêtes
Chief Compliance and Enforcement Officer


Footnote 1

As amended by Compliance and Enforcement Regulatory Policy CRTC 2014-155. Certain elements of the current rule did not apply prior to 31 March 2014.

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