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Broadcast, telecom acts review panel kicks off consultation

News | 09/25/2018 5:31 pm EDT
Former CRTC chairman Konrad von Finckenstein spoke to the Senate transport committee as part of its study on the modernization of Canadian communications legislation on Sept. 25, 2018./ Screenshot via SenVu.

OTTAWA — The expert panel in charge of reviewing Canada’s communications legislation launched its consultation process Tuesday, on the same day a former CRTC chairman urged a Senate committee to adopt an “internet-centric” approach and completely separate telecom and broadcasting laws and regulators.

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