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COMMISSIONS

CANADA EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE FINANCING BOARD

EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE ACT

Resolution

The Board of Directors of the Canada Employment Insurance Financing Board, pursuant to section 66.5 of the Employment Insurance Act, S.C. 1996, c. 23, has set the 2013 employment insurance premium rate for residents of all provinces, with the exception of Quebec, at $1.88 per $100 of insurable earnings. The employment insurance premium rate for Quebec residents in 2013 is set at $1.52 per $100 of insurable earnings.

September 14, 2012

DAVID BROWN
Chair of the Board of Directors
TIM O’NEILL
JACQUES LEBLANC
PANKAJ PURI
Directors

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

INQUIRY

Communications, photographic, mapping, printing and publication services

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) has received a complaint (File No. PR-2012-015) from Storeimage, of Gatineau, Quebec, concerning a procurement (Solicitation No. 12-1630-MCN-067) by the Canadian Museum of Nature (CMN). The solicitation is for the construction of a permanent exhibition at the Vale Earth Gallery of the CMN. 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 has decided to conduct an inquiry into the complaint.

Storeimage alleges that the evaluation criteria stated in the solicitation document were not clear and that the CMN did not evaluate its proposal fairly.

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

Ottawa, September 17, 2012

DOMINIQUE LAPORTE
Secretary

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

INQUIRY

Information processing and related telecommunications services

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) has received a complaint (File No. PR-2012-016) from Professional Computer Consultants Group Ltd. (Procom), of Ottawa, Ontario, concerning a procurement (Solicitation No. K7A31-12-0152) by the Department of the Environment (Environment Canada). The solicitation is for the provision of six business analysts (level II and level III) under the Task-based Informatics Professional Services Supply Arrangement. 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 has decided to conduct an inquiry into the complaint.

Procom alleges that Environment Canada improperly evaluated its proposal.

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

Ottawa, September 17, 2012

DOMINIQUE LAPORTE
Secretary

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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

PART 1 APPLICATIONS

The following applications were posted on the Commission’s Web site between September 14, 2012, and September 20, 2012:

2251723 Ontario Inc.
Toronto, Ontario
2012-1146-6
Allegation of undue preference/disadvantage — 2251723 Ontario Inc. vs. Bell Media Inc. for VMedia
Deadline for submission of interventions, comments and/or answers: October 17, 2012

Golden West Broadcasting Ltd.
Winkler/Morden, Manitoba
2012-1161-4
Technical amendment for CKMW
Deadline for submission of interventions, comments and/or answers: October 19, 2012

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CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

INFORMATION BULLETIN

2012-503 September 19, 2012

Applications processed pursuant to streamlined procedures

The Commission sets out lists of applications that did not require a public process and that it processed from May 1, 2012, to June 30, 2012, pursuant to its streamlined procedures. These applications involve transfers of ownership and changes in the effective control of broadcasting undertakings, as well as applications for amendments or extensions of deadlines.

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CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

DECISIONS

The complete texts of the decisions summarized below are available from the offices of the CRTC.

2012-499 September 17, 2012

Paul Blackmore Middle
Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia

Approved — Application to revoke the broadcasting licence for the English-language, low-power commercial radio programming undertaking CKBG-FM Middle Musquodoboit.

2012-500 September 17, 2012

Tamil Vision Inc.
Across Canada

Approved — Application to revoke the broadcasting licence for the national, ethnic Category 2 specialty programming undertaking known as Tamil Vision channel.

2012-502 September 19, 2012

Shaw Television G.P. Inc. (the general partner) and Shaw Media Global Inc. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Shaw Television Limited Partnership
Toronto and Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

Approved — Application to amend the broadcasting licence for the English-language conventional television programming undertaking CIII-DT-41 Toronto in order to add a post-transitional digital transmitter to replace its existing analog transmitter CIII-TV-12 Sault Ste. Marie.

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted

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 Dennis Lloyd Fuglerud, Foreman, Forage Project (GL-MAN-6), Pasture Planning, Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Broderick, Saskatchewan, to be a candidate, before and during the election period, for the positions of Reeve and Councillor for Division 6 for the Rural Municipality of Rudy, Saskatchewan, in a municipal election to be held on October 24, 2012.

September 14, 2012

KATHY NAKAMURA
Director General
Political Activities and
Non-Partisanship Directorate

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted

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 Gérald Grenon, Medical Radiation Technologist (EG-4) and Acting Medical Radiation Chief Technologist (EG-5), Department of National Defence, Saint-Jeansur-Richelieu, Quebec, to be a candidate, before and during the election period, for the position of Councillor and Acting Mayor for the City of Saint-Georges-de-Clarenceville, Quebec, in a municipal by-election to be held on October 21, 2012.

September 18, 2012

KATHY NAKAMURA
Director General
Political Activities and
Non-Partisanship Directorate

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted

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 Dennis Klein, Superintendent (FB-5), Canada Border Services Agency, Climax, Saskatchewan, to be a candidate, before and during the election period, for the position of Councillor for the Village of Climax, Saskatchewan, in a municipal election to be held on October 24, 2012.

September 17, 2012

ANNE-MARIE ROBINSON
President
SUSAN M. W. CARTWRIGHT
Commissioner

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