Home Page News Briefs People Media Telecom Archives About Us GET FREE NEWS UPDATES
Advertising Subscribe Reuse & Permissions
The Hill Times Parliament Now The Lobby Monitor HTCareers

Some commissioners, industry experts question secrecy of CRTC decision process

News | 01/18/2002 5:00 am EST

Longstanding industry gripes over secrecy at the CRTC have been brought to the fore as Canadian Communications Reports has hit a brick wall in its attempt to pry voting information from the commission. Responding to CCR inquiries about the lack of transparency on commissioner voting records in the wake of a failed Access to Information request, both industry experts and even some commissioners are calling for greater openness at the broadcast and telecom regulator, and an end to unrecorded votes. Many are also calling for disclosure of staff recommendations.

This content is available to wirereport.ca subscribers

Already a subscriber? Sign in here

Unlock all the Canadian telecom, broadcasting and digital media news you need.

Take a free trial or subscribe to The Wire Report now.


Two weeks free access to thewirereport.ca and our exlusive newsletters.

Register for free

* Required


Unlimited access to thewirereport.ca and our exlusive newsletters.


* Required

Reuse & Permissions

Unauthorized distribution, transmission, reuse or republication of any and all content is strictly prohibited. To discuss re-use of this material, please contact:

Customer Care, 613-688-8821 | subscriptions@hilltimes.com