Vol. 150, No. 6 — February 6, 2016

COMMISSIONS

CANADA-NOVA SCOTIA OFFSHORE PETROLEUM BOARD

CANADA-NOVA SCOTIA OFFSHORE PETROLEUM RESOURCES ACCORD IMPLEMENTATION ACT

Call for Bids No. NS15-1

The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board hereby gives notice of the bids which have been selected in response to Call for Bids No. NS15-1 in the Canada-Nova Scotia offshore areas. A summary of the terms and conditions applicable to the call was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 149, No. 19, on May 9, 2015.

This notice is made pursuant to and subject to the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act, S.C. 1988, c. 28, and the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act, S.N.S. 1987, c. 3 (the “Legislation”).

Pursuant to Call for Bids No. NS15-1, bids were to be submitted in a prescribed form and were to contain only the information required on this form. In accordance with the requirements, the following bids have been selected. Subject to ministerial approval, the Board will issue Exploration Licences for these parcels in January 2016.

Parcel No. 1

Work Expenditure Bid $5,815,000.00

Bid Deposit $10,000.00

Bidder Statoil Canada Ltd. 100%

Designated Representative Statoil Canada Ltd.

Parcel No. 2

Work Expenditure Bid $76,185,000.00

Bid Deposit $10,000.00

Bidder Statoil Canada Ltd. 100%

Designated Representative Statoil Canada Ltd.

Further information, including the full text of Call for Bids No. NS15-1, may be obtained by contacting Christine Bonnell-Eisnor, MBA, P.Eng., Director, Regulatory Affairs and Finance, Secretary of the Board and Registrar, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, TD Centre, 8th Floor, 1791 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3K9.

December 2015

STUART PINKS, P.Eng.
Chief Executive Officer

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CANADA-NOVA SCOTIA OFFSHORE PETROLEUM BOARD

CANADA-NOVA SCOTIA OFFSHORE PETROLEUM RESOURCES ACCORD IMPLEMENTATION ACT

Call for Bids No. NS15-1

The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (the “Board”) hereby gives notice of the terms and conditions of the interests issued as a result of Call for Bids No. NS15-1. The bids selected, and the information contained on the prescribed bid forms, were published in the Canada Gazette, Part 1.

This notice is made pursuant to and subject to the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act, S.C. 1988, c. 28, and the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act, S.N.S. 1987, c. 3 (the “Legislation”).

Exploration Licence EL 2435 was issued to the following interest owner:

Exploration Licence Interest Owner Ownership
2435 Statoil Canada Ltd. 100%

Exploration Licence EL 2436 was issued to the following interest owner:

Exploration Licence Interest Owner Ownership
2436 Statoil Canada Ltd. 100%

The following is a summary of the terms and conditions of the above Exploration Licences:

  1. This Exploration Licence (the “Licence”) confers the rights attaching to Exploration Licences under the Legislation.
  2. TERM: The effective date of this Licence is January 15, 2016. Subject to paragraph 3(j) of the Licence, the term of this Licence is nine years, consisting of two consecutive periods referred to as Period 1 and Period 2. Period 1 is a period of six years commencing on the effective date of this Licence. This period will be extended by one year if: (i) A validating well is commenced prior to the end of the sixth year of Period 1 in accordance with paragraph 3(e) of the Licence and is still being pursued diligently into the seventh year; or (ii) A Drilling Deposit is posted before the end of the sixth year of Period 1.
  3. WORK DEPOSIT: As a condition of the issuance of this Licence, the Interest Owner has posted security with the Board for the performance of work in the amount of 25% of its Work Expenditure Bid. This Work Deposit is refundable to the extent of 25% of approved Allowable Expenditures. Approved Allowable Expenditures incurred in the first three years of this Licence will be credited at a rate of 150%. The Interest Owner is not obligated to perform work in the full dollar value of the Work Expenditure Bid under this Licence. However, if the Interest Owner does not perform work in the full amount of its Work Expenditure Bid, the unrefunded balance of the Work Deposit will be forfeited to the Receiver General for Canada upon the expiry, surrender or cancellation of Period 1.
  4. DRILLING DEPOSIT: An Interest Owner may, at its option, extend Period 1 from six years to seven years if: (i) A validating well is commenced prior to the end of the sixth year of Period 1 in accordance with paragraph 3(e) of the Licence and is still being pursued diligently into the seventh year; or (ii) A Drilling Deposit in the amount of $1,000,000.00 is posted with the Board before the end of the sixth year of Period 1. Should a Drilling Deposit be posted, it will be refunded in full if this Licence is validated for Period 2 by the drilling of a validation well. If a validation well is not drilled, the Drilling Deposit will be forfeited to the Receiver General for Canada upon the expiry, surrender or cancellation of Period 1.
  5. RENTALS: No Rentals are payable in respect of Period 1. Refundable Rentals are payable during each year of Period 2 at the following rates per hectare: year 7 — $2.50, year 8 — $5.00, year 9 — $7.50.
  6. Other terms and conditions referred to in the Licence include provisions respecting Cost Recovery, Allowable Expenditures, Exploration Plans, Indemnity, Submission of Geoscience Data, Representative, Notices, Environmental Protection, Canada-Nova Scotia Benefits, Activity Authorizations, Time Limitations and Deemed Agreement.

Further information, including the full text of Call for Bids No. NS15-1 and the Exploration Licences, may be obtained by contacting Christine Bonnell-Eisnor, MBA, P.Eng., Director, Regulatory Affairs and Finance, Secretary of the Board and Registrar, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, TD Centre, 8th Floor, 1791 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3K9.

January 2016

STUART PINKS, P.Eng
Chief Executive Officer

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CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

APPEALS

Notice No. HA-2015-023

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.

Special Import Measures Act

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

Date of Hearing: March 8, 2016

Appeal No.: EA-2015-003

Goods in Issue: Heat sinks HOU-376

Issue: Whether the goods in issue are of the same description as the aluminum extrusions to which the Tribunal’s order in Inquiry No. NQ-2008-003 applies.

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) has decided, pursuant to rule 36.1 of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Rules, to consider the appeal referenced hereunder by way of written submissions. Persons interested in intervening are requested to contact the Tribunal prior to the commencement of the scheduled hearing. Interested persons seeking additional information should contact the Tribunal at 613-998-9908.

Customs Act

Y. Gosselin v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing: March 10, 2016

Appeal No.: AP-2015-013

Good in Issue: Lower receiver

Issue: Whether the good in issue is properly classified under tariff item No. 9898.00.00 as a prohibited device, as determined by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency.

Tariff Item at Issue: President of the Canada Border Services Agency—9898.00.00

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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 22 January and 28 January 2016.

Application filed by Application number Undertaking City Province Deadline for submission of interventions, comments or replies
Various licensees (86 applications for licence renewals) Various application numbers Various radio stations Various locations in Canada   25 February 2016
WhiStle Community Radio 2016-0023-9 CIWS-FM Whitchurch-Stouffville Ontario 25 February 2016
Videotron G.P. (6 applications for licence amendments) Various application number Various undertakings Various locations Quebec 5 February 2016
Canadian Association of Community Television Users and Stations (4 complaints) Various application numbers   Various locations in Canada   15 April 2016
Nakusp Community Radio Society 2016-0079-2 CJHQ-FM Nakusp British Columbia 25 February 2016
Star Choice Television Network Incorporated 2016-0080-0 Shaw Direct Across Canada   5 February 2016
Radio Waterloo Inc. 2016-0081-7 CKMS-FM Waterloo Ontario 24 February 2016
Radio CFXU Club 2016-0085-9 CFXU-FM Antigonish Nova Scotia 24 February 2016
Pasifik.ca Media 2016-0094-0   Vancouver and Victoria British Columbia 15 April 2016
KCVI Educational Radio Station Incorporated 2016-0095-8 CKVI-FM Kingston Ontario 26 February 2016
CSUR LA TÉLÉ 2016-0098-2   Montréal Quebec 15 April 2016
WhiStle Community Radio 2016-0102-1 CIWS-FM Whitchurch-Stouffville Ontario 29 February 2016
Cowichan Valley Community Radio Society 2016-0103-9 CICV-FM Lake Cowichan British Columbia 29 February 2016
Homegrown Community Radio 2016-0106-3 CHCR-FM and CHCR-FM-1 Killaloe and Wilno Ontario 29 February 2016

ADMINISTRATIVE DECISIONS

Applicant’s name Undertaking City Province Date of decision
Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Limited Partnership CJJR-FM Vancouver British Columbia 21 January 2016
Rogers Communications Partnership Various undertakings Across Canada   20 January 2016
Stingray Digital Group Inc. Various undertakings Across Canada   22 January 2016
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Various undertakings Across Canada   20 January 2016
TVA Group Inc. Various undertakings Across Canada   20 January 2016

NOTICES OF CONSULTATION

Notice number Publication date of the notice City Province Deadline for filing of interventions, comments or replies OR hearing date
2016-30 (see reference *) 28 January 2016     29 February 2016

DECISIONS

Decision number Publication date Applicant’s name Undertaking City Province
2016-23 25 January 2016 Showcase Television Inc. The Independent Film Channel Canada Across Canada  
2016-24 25 January 2016 Shaw Television G.P. Inc. (the general partner) and Shaw Media Global Inc. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Shaw Television Limited Partnership MovieTime Across Canada  
2016-25 27 January 2016 Bell Media Inc. CKCW-DT Moncton New Brunswick
2016-27 27 January 2016 Grande Prairie Radio Ltd. CJGY-FM Grande Prairie Alberta

Proposed amendments to the Television Broadcasting Regulations, 1987, the Pay Television Regulations, 1990, and the Specialty Services Regulations, 1990

TELEVISION BROADCASTING REGULATIONS, 1987

1. Item 5 of Schedule I to the Television Broadcasting Regulations, 1987 (see footnote 1) is replaced by the following:

Item Description Key Figure
    1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th - 6th, 7th & 8th
    Alphanumeric Characters
5. Target Audience            
  (1) Preschool children (0 – 5 years)         1  
  (2) Children (6 – 12 years)         2  
  (3) Teenagers (13 – 17 years)         3  
  (4) Adults (18 years and over)         4  

PAY TELEVISION REGULATIONS, 1990

2. Item 5 of Schedule I to the Pay Television Regulations, 1990 (see footnote 2) is replaced by the following:

  Column I Column II
    Alphanumeric Characters
Item Program Description 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th
5. Target Audience                
  (1) Preschool children (0 – 5 years)         1      
  (2) Children (6 – 12 years)         2      
  (3) Teenagers (13 – 17 years)         3      
  (4) Adults (18 years and over)         4      

SPECIALTY SERVICES REGULATIONS, 1990

3. Item 5 of Schedule I to the Specialty Services Regulations, 1990 (see footnote 3) is replaced by the following:

  Column I Column II
    Alphanumeric Characters
Item Program Description 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th
5. Target Audience                
  (1) Preschool children (0 – 5 years)         1      
  (2) Children (6 – 12 years)         2      
  (3) Teenagers (13 – 17 years)         3      
  (4) Adults (18 years and over)         4      

COMING INTO FORCE

4. These Regulations come into force on the day on which they are registered.

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