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CRTC Chair Admits Bill C-11 Will Give Power Over User-Generated Content

Canadian Radio-television Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) chairman Ian Scott has admitted that the Liberal government's proposed amendment to the Broadcasting Act, Bill C-11, will indeed give the regulator power over user-generated content on the internet — reports CTV News. "As constructed, there is a provision that would allow us to do it as required," Scott told...

CRTC Chair Ian Scott Will Be Replaced in September, Along with Other Execs

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced on Friday numerous executive positions will be replaced this September, including current Chair, Ian Scott, marking the end of the latter's 5-year term. The CRTC Chairperson and Broadcasting Vice Chairperson terms will end in September 2022 says the government, along with the position of Vice-Chairperson of Telecommunications....