Vol. 150, No. 15 — April 9, 2016

COMMISSIONS

CANADA BORDER SERVICES AGENCY

SPECIAL IMPORT MEASURES ACT

Certain welded large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe — Decisions

On March 24, 2016, pursuant to subsection 31(1) of the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated investigations into the alleged injurious dumping of certain welded large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe (large line pipe) originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China (China) and Japan, and the alleged injurious subsidizing of large line pipe from China.

The goods in question are usually classified under the following Harmonized System numbers:

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) will conduct a preliminary inquiry into the question of injury to the Canadian industry. The CITT will make a decision within 60 days of the date of initiation. If the CITT concludes that the evidence does not disclose a reasonable indication of injury, the investigations will be terminated.

Information

The Statement of Reasons regarding these decisions will be issued within 15 days following the decisions and will be available on the CBSA Web site at www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/sima-lmsi or by contacting the SIMA Registry and Disclosure Unit by telephone at 613-948-4605 or by email at simaregistry@cbsa-asfc.gc.ca.

Representations

Interested persons are invited to file written submissions presenting facts, arguments and evidence relevant to the alleged dumping and subsidizing. Written submissions should be forwarded to the Canada Border Services Agency, Trade and Anti-dumping Programs Directorate, SIMA Registry and Disclosure Unit, 100 Metcalfe Street, 11th Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0L8. To be given consideration in these investigations, this information should be received by August 9, 2016.

Any information submitted by interested persons concerning these investigations will be considered public information unless clearly marked confidential. When a submission is marked confidential, a non-confidential edited version of the submission also must be provided.

Ottawa, March 24, 2016

BRENT MCROBERTS
Director General
Trade and Anti-dumping Programs Directorate

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CANADA REVENUE AGENCY

INCOME TAX ACT

Revocation of registration of a charity

The following notice of proposed revocation was sent to the charity listed below revoking it for failure to meet the parts of the Income Tax Act as listed in this notice:

“Notice is hereby given, pursuant to paragraphs 168(1)(b), 168(1)(d), 168(1)(e), and paragraph 149.1(2)(a), of the Income Tax Act, that I propose to revoke the registration of the organization listed below and that the revocation of registration is effective on the date of publication of this notice.”

Business Number Name/Address
122050602RR0001 SOCIÉTÉ REINE DE LA PAIX, L’AVENIR (QC)

CATHY HAWARA
Director General
Charities Directorate

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CANADA REVENUE AGENCY

INCOME TAX ACT

Revocation of registration of a charity

The following notice of proposed revocation was sent to the charity listed below revoking it for failure to meet the parts of the Income Tax Act as listed in this notice:

“Notice is hereby given, pursuant to paragraphs 168(1)(b), 168(1)(d) and 168(1)(e) of the Income Tax Act, that I propose to revoke the registration of the organization listed below and that the revocation of registration is effective on the date of publication of this notice.”

Business Number Name/Address
859206955RR0001 WORD OF CHRIST IN FAITH MINISTRIES, MISSISSAUGA, ONT.

CATHY HAWARA
Director General
Charities Directorate

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

APPEAL

Notice No. HA-2016-001

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) will hold a public hearing to consider the appeal referenced hereunder. The hearing will be held beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the Tribunal’s Hearing Room No. 2, 18th Floor, 333 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario. Interested persons planning to attend should contact the Tribunal at 613-998-9908 to obtain further information and to confirm that the hearing will be held as scheduled.

Customs Act

Maples Industries, Inc. v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Dates of Hearing: May 12 and 13, 2016

Appeal No.: AP-2014-009

Goods in Issue: Scatter rugs

Issue: Whether the goods in issue are of United States origin and entitled to preferential tariff treatment under the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

COMMENCEMENT OF PRELIMINARY INJURY INQUIRY

Welded large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) hereby gives notice that, pursuant to subsection 34(2) of the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), it has initiated a preliminary injury inquiry (Preliminary Injury Inquiry No. PI-2015-003) to determine whether the evidence discloses a reasonable indication that the alleged injurious dumping of certain welded large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe with an outside diameter greater than 24 inches (609.6 mm), and less than or equal to 60 inches (1 524 mm), regardless of wall thickness, length, surface finish (coated or uncoated), end finish (plain end or beveled end), or stencilling and certification (including multiple-stenciled/multiple-certified line pipe for oil and gas transmission and other applications), originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China (China) and Japan and the subsidizing of the above-mentioned goods originating in or exported from China (the subject goods), have caused injury or retardation or are threatening to cause injury, as these words are defined in SIMA.

For greater certainty, the subject goods in this preliminary injury inquiry include the following:

The Tribunal’s preliminary injury inquiry will be conducted by way of written submissions. Each person or government wishing to participate in the preliminary injury inquiry must file a notice of participation with the Tribunal on or before April 11, 2016. Each counsel who intends to represent a party in the preliminary injury inquiry must file a notice of representation, as well as a declaration and undertaking, with the Tribunal on or before April 11, 2016.

On April 13, 2016, the Tribunal will issue a list of participants. Counsel and parties are required to serve their respective submissions on each other on the dates outlined below. Public submissions are to be served on counsel and those parties who are not represented by counsel. Confidential submissions are to be served only on counsel who have access to the confidential record, and who have filed an undertaking with the Tribunal. This information will be included in the list of participants. Ten copies of all submissions must be served on the Tribunal.

Submissions by parties opposed to the complaint must be filed not later than noon, on April 22, 2016. The complainant may make submissions in response to the submissions of parties opposed to the complaint not later than noon, on April 29, 2016. At that time, other parties in support of the complaint may also make submissions to the Tribunal.

In accordance with section 46 of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act, a person who provides information to the Tribunal and who wishes some or all of the information to be kept confidential must, among other things, submit a non-confidential edited version or summary of the information designated as confidential, or a statement indicating why such a summary cannot be made.

Written submissions, correspondence and requests for information regarding this notice should be addressed to the Registrar, Canadian International Trade Tribunal Secretariat, 333 Laurier Avenue West, 15th Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G7, 613-993-3595 (telephone), 613-990-2439 (fax), citt-tcce@tribunal.gc.ca (email).

Further details regarding this preliminary injury inquiry, including the schedule of key events, are contained in the sections entitled “Additional Information” and “Preliminary Injury Inquiry Schedule” of the notice of commencement of preliminary injury inquiry available on the Tribunal’s Web site at www.citt-tcce.gc.ca/en/whats-new.

Ottawa, March 29, 2016

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

DETERMINATION

Transportation, travel and relocation services

Notice is hereby given that, after completing its inquiry, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) made a determination (File No. PR-2015-048) on March 29, 2016, with respect to a complaint filed by Dominion Diving Ltd. (Dominion Diving), of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, pursuant to subsection 30.11(1) of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act, R.S.C., 1985, c. 47 (4th Supp.), concerning a procurement (Solicitation No. W3554-166143/A) by the Department of Public Works and Government Services (PWGSC) on behalf of the Department of National Defence. The solicitation was for diving services.

Dominion Diving alleged that PWGSC awarded the contract to an unqualified bidder.

Having examined the evidence presented by the parties and considered the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement, the Tribunal determined that the complaint was not valid.

Further information may be obtained from the Registrar, Canadian International Trade Tribunal Secretariat, 333 Laurier Avenue West, 15th Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G7, 613-993-3595 (telephone), 613-990-2439 (fax), citt-tcce@tribunal.gc.ca (email).

Ottawa, March 29, 2016

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

FINDING

Carbon and alloy steel line pipe

Notice is hereby given that, on March 29, 2016, further to the Canadian International Trade Tribunal’s inquiry, and following the issuance by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency of final determinations dated February 24, 2016, that the subject goods (Inquiry No. NQ-2015-002) have been dumped and subsidized, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal found, pursuant to subsection 43(1) of the Special Import Measures Act, that the dumping and subsidizing of the subject goods had caused injury to the domestic industry.

Furthermore, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal excluded from its injury finding unfinished seamless carbon or alloy steel line pipe in the form of mother tubes having outside diameters of 184, 197, 210, 235, 260, 286, 328, 350, 368, 377, 394, 402, 419, 426, 450, 475, 480, 500, 521, 530, 560, 585 or 610 mm, in wall thicknesses from 9 mm to 110 mm and in lengths ranging from 7.72 m to 15.24 m, not stenciled as meeting any line pipe product specification, but imported for use in the production, and not solely for finishing, of seamless line pipe made to any one or several of API 5L, CSAZ245.1, ISO 3183, ASTM A333, ASTM A335, ASTM A106, ASTM A53 or their equivalents.

Ottawa, March 29, 2016

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CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

NOTICE TO INTERESTED PARTIES

The Commission posts on its Web site the decisions, notices of consultation and regulatory policies that it publishes, as well as information bulletins and orders. On April 1, 2011, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Rules of Practice and Procedure came into force. As indicated in Part 1 of these Rules, some broadcasting applications are posted directly on the Commission’s Web site, www.crtc.gc.ca, under “Part 1 Applications.”

To be up to date on all ongoing proceedings, it is important to regularly consult “Today’s Releases” on the Commission’s Web site, which includes daily updates to notices of consultation that have been published and ongoing proceedings, as well as a link to Part 1 applications.

The following documents are abridged versions of the Commission’s original documents. The original documents contain a more detailed outline of the applications, including the locations and addresses where the complete files for the proceeding may be examined. These documents are posted on the Commission’s Web site and may also be examined at the Commission’s offices and public examination rooms. Furthermore, all documents relating to a proceeding, including the notices and applications, are posted on the Commission’s Web site under “Public Proceedings.”

CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

DECISIONS

Decision number Publication date Applicant’s name Undertaking City Province
2016-110 23 March 2016 Shaw Communications Various undertakings Across Canada  
2016-111 23 March 2016 Novus Entertainment Inc. Exempted regional video-on-demand programming undertaking Metro Vancouver British Columbia
2016-113 24 March 2016 Ethnic Channels Group Limited Nautical Channel Across Canada  
2016-114 24 March 2016 Voice of Aurora Community Radio Low-power, English-language community FM radio station Aurora Ontario

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted (Anderson, Penny)

The Public Service Commission of Canada, pursuant to section 116 of the Public Service Employment Act, hereby gives notice that it has granted permission, pursuant to subsection 115(2) of the said Act, to Penny Anderson, Payment Services Officer (PM-1), Service Canada, Department of Employment and Social Development, Bathurst, New Brunswick, to seek nomination as, and be, a candidate, before and during the election period, for the positions of Councillor and Deputy Mayor for the City of Bathurst, New Brunswick, in a municipal election to be held on May 9, 2016.

March 24, 2016

NATALIE JONES
Director General
Political Activities and
Non-Partisanship Directorate

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted (Bear, Jerome)

The Public Service Commission of Canada, pursuant to section 116 of the Public Service Employment Act, hereby gives notice that it has granted permission, pursuant to subsection 115(2) of the said Act, to Jerome Bear, Aboriginal Liaison Officer (WP-3), Dorchester Penitentiary, Village of Dorchester, New Brunswick, to seek nomination as, and be, a candidate, before and during the election period, for the position of Mayor of the Village of Dorchester, New Brunswick, in the municipal election to be held on May 9, 2016.

March 23, 2016

NATALIE JONES
Director General
Political Activities and
Non-Partisanship Directorate

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted (Brown, John Peter)

The Public Service Commission of Canada, pursuant to section 116 of the Public Service Employment Act, hereby gives notice that it has granted permission, pursuant to subsection 115(2) of the said Act, to John Peter Brown, IM/IT Technician (CS-1), Enterprise Services, Department of Employment and Social Development, Saint John, New Brunswick, to seek nomination as, and be, a candidate, before and during the election period, for the positions of Councillor, Ward 1, and Deputy Mayor for the City of Saint John, New Brunswick, in a municipal election to be held on May 9, 2016.

March 30, 2016

NATALIE JONES
Director General
Political Activities and Non-Partisanship Directorate

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted (Mazerolle, Vicky)

The Public Service Commission of Canada, pursuant to section 116 of the Public Service Employment Act, hereby gives notice that it has granted permission, pursuant to subsection 115(2) of the said Act, to Vicky Mazerolle, Payment Services Officer (PM-1), Service Canada, Department of Employment and Social Development, Bathurst, New Brunswick, to seek nomination as, and be, a candidate, before and during the election period, for the position of Councillor for the City of Bathurst, New Brunswick, in a municipal election to be held on May 9, 2016.

March 24, 2016

NATALIE JONES
Director General
Political Activities and
Non-Partisanship Directorate

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted (Vautour, Howard)

The Public Service Commission of Canada, pursuant to section 116 of the Public Service Employment Act, hereby gives notice that it has granted permission, pursuant to subsection 115(2) of the said Act, to Howard Vautour, Occupational Health and Safety Advisor (AS-1), New Brunswick North Field and Prince Edward Island Field Units, Kouchibouguac National Park of Canada, Parks Canada Agency, Kouchibouguac, New Brunswick, to seek nomination as, and be, a candidate, before and during the election period, for the positions of Councillor and Deputy Mayor for the Village of Saint-Louis-de-Kent, New Brunswick, in a municipal election to be held on May 9, 2016.

March 23, 2016

NATALIE JONES
Director General
Political Activities and
Non-Partisanship Directorate

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