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COMMISSIONS

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

APPEAL

Notice No. HA-2012-001

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, Standard Life Centre, 333 Laurier Avenue W, 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

Philips Electronics Ltd. v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing: May 8, 2012

Appeal No.: AP-2011-042

Goods in Issue: Philips AVENT Teats

Issue: Whether the goods in issue are properly classified under tariff item No. 3924.90.00 as other tableware, kitchenware, other household articles and hygienic or toilet articles, of plastics, as determined by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency, or should be classified under tariff item No. 8481.30.00 as check (nonreturn) valves, or, in the alternative, under tariff item No. 8481.80.00 as other taps, cocks, valves and similar appliances for pipes, boiler shells, tanks, vats or the like, including pressure-reducing valves and thermostatically controlled valves, or, in the alternative, under tariff item No. 8479.90.90 as other parts of machines and mechanical appliances having individual functions, not specified or included elsewhere in Chapter 84, as claimed by Philips Electronics Ltd.

Tariff Items at Issue: Philips Electronics Ltd.—8481.30.00 or 8481.80.00 or 8479.90.90 President of the Canada Border Services Agency—3924.90.00

April 3, 2012

By order of the Tribunal
DOMINIQUE LAPORTE
Secretary

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

INQUIRY

Professional, administrative and management support services

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) has received a complaint (File No. PR-2011-061) from The Masha Krupp Translation Group Limited (MKTG), of Ottawa, Ontario, concerning a procurement (Request for a Standing Offer No. 1000117933) by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). The solicitation is for the provision of translation services. 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.

MKTG alleges that the PHAC improperly evaluated its proposal.

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

Ottawa, April 2, 2012

DOMINIQUE LAPORTE
Secretary

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

ORDER

Mattress innerspring units

Notice is hereby given that, on March 30, 2012, pursuant to paragraph 76.01(5)(a) of the Special Import Measures Act, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal continued its finding (Interim Review No. RD-2011-004), without amendment, concerning mattress innerspring units, with or without edgeguards, used in the manufacture of innerspring mattresses, originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China.

Ottawa, April 2, 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

DECISIONS

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

2012-187 March 30, 2012

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Kamloops and Kelowna, British Columbia

Approved — Application for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language FM radio station in Kamloops, British Columbia.

Approved — Application to amend the broadcasting licence for CBTK-FM Kelowna in order to delete various transmitters from that licence, subject to an amendment.

Approved — Application to add the above-noted transmitters of CBTK-FM to the broadcasting licence for the new FM radio station in Kamloops.

2012-201 April 3, 2012

Frank Torres, on behalf of a corporation to be incorporated
Uxbridge, Ontario

Approved — Application for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language, FM radio station in Uxbridge.

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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 Jocelyne Bourque, Regional Contracting Officer (PG-02), Correctional Service of Canada, Moncton, New Brunswick, to be a candidate, before and during the election period, for the positions of Councillor and Deputy Mayor for the Village of Rogersville, New Brunswick, in a municipal election to be held on May 14, 2012.

March 29, 2012

KATHY NAKAMURA
Director General
Political Activities 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 Lisa Lynn Harris, Program and Service Delivery Clerk (CR-04), Miramichi Investigation Centre, and Acting Benefit Entitlement Officer (PM-02), Miramichi Investigation Centre, Service Canada (Atlantic Region), Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, Miramichi, New Brunswick, to be a candidate, before and during the election period, for the positions of Councillor and Deputy Mayor for the City of Miramichi, New Brunswick, in a municipal election to be held on May 14, 2012.

April 2, 2012

KATHY NAKAMURA
Director General
Political Activities Directorate

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