WHEREASthe Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission is empowered by section 11 of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Act, R.S.C. 1985. c. C-22, as amended, to establish special and standing committees of the Commission and to delegate duties to such committees.
NOW THEREFORE be it, and is hereby enacted that
(a) a Broadcasting Committee is established as a standing committee of the Commission which shall consist of all members of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission;
(b) in this by-law, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Rules of Practice and Procedure, SOR/2010-277, as amended from time to time, are referred to as the “Rules of Procedure”;
(c) the Broadcasting Committee is delegated the authority to:
(A) the amendment of a broadcasting licence
(B) the renewal of a broadcasting licence;
(A) applications listed as items on the agenda of a public hearing and
(B) applications which require decisions otherwise reserved to another standing committee of the Commission;
(d) a quorum for meetings of the Broadcasting Committee shall be any three members thereof and notice that such a meeting will be held shall be provided electronically at least two hours in advance;
(e) any act or thing done by the Broadcasting Committee shall be deemed to be an act or thing done by the Commission;
(f) by-law No. 22 is hereby revoked.