Vol. 151, No. 11 — March 18, 2017

COMMISSIONS

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

APPEAL

Notice No. HA-2016-026

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) will hold a public hearing to consider the appeal referenced hereunder. This 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

LRI Lighting International Inc. v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing

April 20, 2017

Appeal No.

AP-2016-007

Goods in Issue

Stainless steel bollard, model No. 7216

Issue

Whether the goods in issue are properly classified under tariff item No. 9405.40.90 as other electric lamps and lighting fittings including searchlights and spotlights and parts thereof, not elsewhere specified or included, as determined by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency, or should be classified under tariff item No. 7308.90.00 as other structures (excluding prefabricated buildings of heading No. 94.06) and parts of structures (for example, bridges and bridge-sections, lockgates, towers, lattice masts, roofs, roofing frame-works, doors and windows and their frames and thresholds for doors, shutters, balustrades, pillars and columns), of iron or steel, and plates, rods, angles, shapes, sections, tubes and the like, prepared for use in structures, of iron or steel, as claimed by LRI Lighting International Inc.

Tariff Items at Issue

LRI Lighting International Inc.—7308.90.00

President of the Canada Border Services Agency—9405.40.90

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

INQUIRY

General purpose automatic data processing equipment (including firmware), software, supplies and support equipment

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) has received a complaint (File No. PR-2016-062) from Slenke Inc. (Slenke), of Ottawa, Ontario, concerning a procurement (Solicitation No. INFC-2016-20) by Infrastructure Canada (IC). The solicitation is for the provision of a secure file sharing and storage system. Pursuant to subsection 30.13(2) of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act and subsection 7(2) of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Procurement Inquiry Regulations, notice is hereby given that the Tribunal made a decision on March 8, 2017, to conduct an inquiry into the complaint.

Slenke alleges that IC improperly concluded that its bid did not meet the requirements of the Request for Proposal and that it used undisclosed criteria in evaluating its bid.

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 10, 2017

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CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

NOTICE TO INTERESTED PARTIES

The Commission posts on its website 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 website, 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 website, 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 website 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 website under “Public Proceedings.”

CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

PART 1 APPLICATIONS

The following applications for renewal or amendment, or complaints were posted on the Commission’s website between March 3 and March 9, 2017.

Application filed by

Application number

Undertaking

City

Province

Deadline for submission of interventions, comments or replies

Various licensees

16 applications (licence renewal applications)

Various radio stations

Various locations

 

April 5, 2017

Corus Entertainment Inc.

2017-0140-0

Various undertakings

Across Canada

 

April 5, 2017

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

2017-0154-0

CBF-FM-1

Senneterre

Quebec

April 7, 2017

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

2017-0155-8

CBMM-FM

Senneterre

Quebec

April 7, 2017

8384860 Canada Inc.

2017-0158-2

CHLG-FM

Vancouver

British Columbia

April 7, 2017

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

2017-0163-1

CBF-FM-3

Lebel-sur-Quévillon

Quebec

April 10, 2017

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

2017-0167-3

CBMK-FM

Lebel-sur-Quévillon

Quebec

April 10, 2017

ADMINISTRATIVE DECISIONS

Applicant’s name

Undertaking

City

Province

Date of decision

Vanessa Media

Vivid TV

Across Canada

 

March 3, 2017

Peach City Community Radio Society

CFUZ-FM

Penticton

British Columbia

March 3, 2017

DECISIONS

Decision number

Publication date

Applicant’s name

Undertaking

City

Province

2017-59

March 3, 2017

MusiquePlus inc.

MusiquePlus and Max

Across Canada

 

2017-60

March 3, 2017

Sex-Shop Television Inc.

VividTV (formerly Vanessa)

Across Canada

 

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NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD

APPLICATION TO EXPORT ELECTRICITY TO THE UNITED STATES

ADG Group Inc.

By an application dated March 6, 2017, ADG Group Inc. (the “Applicant”) has applied to the National Energy Board (the “Board”), under Division II of Part VI of the National Energy Board Act (the “Act”), for authorization to export up to 4 000 000 MWh of combined firm and interruptible energy annually for a period of 10 years.

The Board wishes to obtain the views of interested parties on this application before issuing a permit or recommending to the Governor in Council that a public hearing be held. The directions on procedure that follow explain in detail the procedure that will be used.

  1. The Applicant shall deposit and keep on file, for public inspection during normal business hours, copies of the application at the following office: Dentons Canada LLP, 77 King Street West, Suite 400, Toronto-Dominion Centre, Toronto, Ontario M5K 0A1, 416-863-4471 (telephone), helen.newland@dentons.com (email), and provide a copy of the application to any person who requests one. A copy of the application is available for viewing during normal business hours, by appointment, in the Board’s library, at 517 Tenth Avenue SW, 2nd Floor, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0A8. To make an appointment, please call 1-800-899-1265. The application is also available online at www.neb-one.gc.ca.
  2. Submissions that any party wishes to present shall be filed with the Secretary, National Energy Board, 517 Tenth Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0A8, 403-292-5503 (fax), and served on the Applicant by April 17, 2017.
  3. Pursuant to subsection 119.06(2) of the Act, the Board is interested in the views of submitters with respect to
    • (a) the effect of the exportation of the electricity on provinces other than that from which the electricity is to be exported; and
    • (b) whether the Applicant has
      • (i) informed those who have declared an interest in buying electricity for consumption in Canada of the quantities and classes of service available for sale, and
      • (ii) given an opportunity to purchase electricity on terms and conditions as favourable as the terms and conditions specified in the application to those who, within a reasonable time of being so informed, demonstrate an intention to buy electricity for consumption in Canada.
  4. Any answer to submissions that the Applicant wishes to present in response to items 2 and 3 of this notice of application and directions on procedure shall be filed with the Secretary of the Board and served on the party that filed the submission by May 2, 2017.
  5. For further information on the procedures governing the Board’s examination, contact the Secretary of the Board at 403-292-4800 (telephone) or 403-292-5503 (fax).

Sheri Young
Secretary

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