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COMMISSIONS

CANADA BORDER SERVICES AGENCY

SPECIAL IMPORT MEASURES ACT

Certain carbon and alloy steel line pipe — Decisions

On August 28, 2015, pursuant to subsection 31(1) of the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), the President of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated investigations into the alleged injurious dumping and subsidizing in respect of certain carbon and alloy steel line pipe originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China.

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

  • 7304.19.00.11
  • 7304.19.00.12
  • 7304.19.00.21
  • 7304.19.00.22
  • 7305.11.00.11
  • 7305.11.00.19
  • 7305.12.00.11
  • 7305.12.00.19
  • 7305.19.00.11
  • 7305.19.00.19
  • 7306.19.00.10
  • 7306.19.00.90

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (Tribunal) will conduct a preliminary inquiry into the question of injury to the Canadian industry. The Tribunal will make a decision within 60 days of the date of initiation. If the Tribunal 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 January 11, 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, August 28, 2015

BRENT MCROBERTS
Director General
Trade and Anti-dumping Programs Directorate

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

APPEALS

Notice No. HA-2015-011

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) will hold public hearings to consider the appeals referenced hereunder. These hearings 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 hearings will be held as scheduled.

Special Import Measures Act

Robertson Inc. v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing: October 6, 2015

Appeal Nos.: EA-2014-002 and EA-2014-003

Goods in Issue: Certain fasteners

Issues: Whether certain fasteners are goods of the same description as the fasteners to which the Tribunal’s exclusion for drawer handle screws in Expiry Reviews No. RR-2009-001 and RR-2014-001 applies and whether various other fasteners, subject to the Tribunal’s orders, are entitled to a refund of duties paid or to receive normal values.

Customs Act

Dealers Ingredients Inc. v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing: October 7, 2015

Appeal No.: AP-2014-023

Goods in Issue: Enzyme-modified cheese, butter or milk flavours

Issue: Whether the goods in issue are properly classified under tariff item No. 2106.90.94 as other food preparations not elsewhere specified or included containing 50% or more by weight of dairy content, over access commitment, as determined by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency, or should be classified under tariff item No. 2106.90.95 as other food preparations not elsewhere specified or included containing, in the dry state, over 10% by weight of milk solids but less than 50% by weight of dairy content, as claimed by Dealers Ingredients Inc.

Tariff Items at Issue: Dealers Ingredients Inc.—2106.90.95
President of the Canada Border Services Agency—2106.90.94

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

DETERMINATION

Hot-rolled carbon steel plate and high-strength low-alloy steel plate

Notice is hereby given that, on August 10, 2015, pursuant to subsection 37.1(1) of the Special Import Measures Act, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal determined (Preliminary Injury Inquiry No. PI-2015-001) that there was evidence that disclosed a reasonable indication that the dumping and subsidizing of the above-mentioned goods had caused injury or were threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.

Ottawa, August 10, 2015

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

FINDING

Photovoltaic modules and laminates

Notice is hereby given that, on July 3, 2015, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal found that the dumping and subsidizing of photovoltaic modules and laminates consisting of crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells, including laminates shipped or packaged with other components of photovoltaic modules, and thin-film photovoltaic products produced from amorphous silicon (a-Si), cadmium telluride (CdTe), or copper indium gallium selenide (CIGS) [Inquiry No. NQ-2014-003], originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China, excluding modules, laminates or thin-film products with a power output not exceeding 100 W, and also excluding modules, laminates or thin-film products incorporated into electrical goods where the function of the electrical goods is other than power generation and these electrical goods consume the electricity generated by the photovoltaic product, have not caused injury but are threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.

Furthermore, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal excluded from its threat of injury finding 195 W monocrystalline photovoltaic modules made of 72 monocrystalline cells, each cell being no more than 5 inches in width and height.

Ottawa, July 3, 2015

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

ORDER

Professional, administrative and management support services

Notice is hereby given that the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) issued an order (File No. PR-2015-019) on August 25, 2015, with respect to a complaint filed by Adirondack Information Management Inc., of Ottawa, Ontario, concerning a procurement (Solicitation No. EZ899-160201/A) by the Department of Public Works and Government Services. The solicitation was for project management services.

Pursuant to subsection 30.13(5) of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act, the Tribunal has ceased its inquiry into the complaint and terminated all proceedings relating thereto.

Further information may be obtained from the Registrar, Canadian International Trade Tribunal, 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, August 25, 2015

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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 for renewal or amendment, or complaints were posted on the Commission’s Web site between 21 August and 27 August 2015.

Application filed by Application number Undertaking City Province Deadline for submission of interventions, comments or replies
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation 2015-0911-8 CBYG-FM Hudson Hope British Columbia 23 September 2015
TerraTerra communications Inc 2015-0924-1 iROKO PLAY Across Canada   25 September 2015
TerraTerra communications Inc 2015-0923-3 iROKO PLUS Across Canada   25 September 2015

DECISIONS

Decision number Publication date Applicant’s name Undertaking City Province
2015-396 25 August 2015 Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ARTV Across Canada  
2015-397 25 August 2015 Neeti P. Ray, on behalf of a corporation to be incorporated CKIN-FM Montréal Quebec
2015-400 26 August 2015 Média ClassiQ inc. CJPX-FM, CJSQ-FM Montréal and Québec Quebec
2015-401 26 August 2015 Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Ltd. (the general partner) and Jim Pattison Industries Ltd. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Limited Partnership CIKT-FM Grande Prairie Alberta
2015-402 26 August 2015 Canadian Broadcasting Corporation CBAL-FM Moncton, Lamèque and Grande-Anse New Brunswick
2015-403 27 August 2015 591987 B.C. Ltd. CHEX-DT, CHEX-TV-2, CKWS-DT, CKWS-DT-1, CKWS-TV-2 Peterborough, Bancroft, Oshawa, Brighton, Kingston, Smiths Falls and Prescott Ontario
2015-405 27 August 2015 The Ontario Educational Communications Authority TVO Province of Ontario  
2015-406 28 August 2015 Ontario French-language Educational Communications Authority TFO Province of Ontario  
2015-407 28 August 2015 Lewis Birnberg Hanet, LLP Various non-Canadian programming services Across Canada  

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission and leave granted (Beaulieu, Stéphane)

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 114(4) of the said Act, to Stéphane Beaulieu, Senior Trade Commissioner (EX-1), Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Ottawa, Ontario, to allow him to seek nomination as a candidate during the election period for the electoral district of Laurier—Sainte-Marie, Quebec, in the federal election to be held on October 19, 2015.

The Public Service Commission of Canada, pursuant to subsection 114(5) of the said Act, has also granted a leave of absence without pay during the election period, effective at close of business on the first day the employee is a candidate during the election period.

August 19, 2015

SUSAN M. W. CARTWRIGHT
Commissioner

D. G. J. TUCKER
Commissioner

CHRISTINE DONOGHUE
Acting President

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYMENT ACT

Permission granted (Curteanu, Jocelyn)

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 Jocelyn Curteanu, Regional Administrative Coordinator (AS-3), Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, Whitehorse, Yukon, 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 Whitehorse, Yukon, in a municipal election to be held on October 15, 2015.

August 26, 2015

NATALIE JONES
Director General
Political Activities and Non-Partisanship Directorate

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