Vol. 149, No. 43 — October 24, 2015




Notice No. HA-2015-015

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

E. Wallace v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing: November 26, 2015

Appeal No.: AP-2015-008

Good in Issue: Painting reproduction

Issue: Whether the good in issue is entitled to the benefit of tariff item No. 9804.20.00 as goods acquired abroad by a resident or temporary resident of Canada or by a former resident who is returning to Canada to resume residence, for the personal or household use of that person or as souvenirs or gifts, but not bought on commission or as an accommodation for any other person or for sale, and reported by that person at time of return to Canada, valued at not more than eight hundred dollars, whether or not included in the baggage accompanying the person returning from abroad after an absence from Canada of not less than seven days, as claimed by E. Wallace.

Tariff Item at Issue: E. Wallace—9804.20.00




Information processing and related telecommunications services

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) has received a complaint (File No. PR-2015-030) from Iron Mountain Information Management Services Canada Inc. (Iron Mountain), of Brampton, Ontario, concerning a procurement (Solicitation No. EN929-142184/C) by the Department of Public Works and Government Services (PWGSC). The solicitation is for the provision of document imaging 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 made a decision on October 13, 2015, to conduct an inquiry into the complaint.

Iron Mountain alleges that its proposal was unfairly and improperly declared non-compliant and that PWGSC improperly interpreted a mandatory technical requirement and introduced undisclosed mandatory evaluation criteria.

Further information may be obtained from the Registrar, Canadian International Trade Tribunal Secretariat, 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, October 15, 2015




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.”



The following applications for renewal or amendment, or complaints were posted on the Commission’s Web site between 8 October and 16 October 2015.

Application filed by Application number Undertaking City Province Deadline for submission of interventions, comments or replies
RNC MEDIA Inc. 2015-1153-5 CHLX-FM Gatineau Quebec 9 November 2015
Radio Acadie ltée 2015-1161-8 CJVA-FM Caraquet New Brunswick 12 November 2015
Grande Prairie Radio Ltd. 2015-1166-8 CJGY-FM Fort St. John British Columbia 12 November 2015
Grande Prairie Radio Ltd. 2015-1167-6 CJGY-FM Dawson Creek British Columbia 12 November 2015
Rogers Media Inc. 2015-1168-4 City Saskatchewan (formerly SCN) Regina Saskatchewan 16 November 2015
Canadian Hellenic Toronto Radio Inc. 2015-1178-3 CHTO Mississauga Ontario 13 November 2015


Applicant’s name Undertaking City Province Date of decision
Smithers Community Radio Society CICK-FM Smithers British Columbia 8 October 2015
Rogers Communications Inc. Various undertakings Various locations   25 September 2015




NorthPoint Energy Solutions Inc.

By an application dated October 19, 2015, NorthPoint Energy Solutions Inc. (the “Applicant”) has applied to the National Energy Board (the “Board”), under Division II of Part VI of the National Energy Board Act (the “Act”), for authorization to export up to 8 760 000 MWh of combined firm and interruptible energy annually for a period of 10 years. The Applicant, or its affiliates, has an interest in Saskatchewan Power Corporation’s generation and transmission facilities in Saskatchewan, Canada. This comprises 3 541 MW of generation assets and 13 405 km of transmission lines.

The Board wishes to obtain the views of interested parties on this application before issuing a permit or recommending to the Governor in Council that a public hearing be held. The directions on procedure that follow explain in detail the procedure that will be used.

  1. The Applicant shall deposit and keep on file, for public inspection during normal business hours, copies of the application at its offices located at 2025 Victoria Avenue, Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 0S1 (Attention: C. Beth Hardy), 306-566-4036 (telephone), bhardy@saskpower.com (email), and provide a copy of the application to any person who requests one. A copy of the application is available for viewing during normal business hours, by appointment, in the Board’s library, at 517 Tenth Avenue SW, 2nd Floor, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0A8. To make an appointment, please call 1-800-899-1265. The application is also available online at www.neb-one.gc.ca.
  2. Submissions that any party wishes to present shall be filed with the Secretary, National Energy Board, 517 Tenth Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0A8, 403-292-5503 (fax), and served on the Applicant by November 23, 2015.
  3. Pursuant to subsection 119.06(2) of the Act, the Board is interested in the views of submitters with respect to
    • (a) the effect of the exportation of the electricity on provinces other than that from which the electricity is to be exported; and
    • (b) whether the Applicant has
      • (i) informed those who have declared an interest in buying electricity for consumption in Canada of the quantities and classes of service available for sale, and
      • (ii) given an opportunity to purchase electricity on terms and conditions as favourable as the terms and conditions specified in the application to those who, within a reasonable time of being so informed, demonstrate an intention to buy electricity for consumption in Canada.
  4. Any answer to submissions that the Applicant wishes to present in response to items 2 and 3 of this notice of application and directions on procedure shall be filed with the Secretary of the Board and served on the party that filed the submission by December 8, 2015.
  5. For further information on the procedures governing the Board’s examination, contact the Secretary of the Board at 403-292-4800 (telephone) or 403-292-5503 (fax).