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Comms acts review panel urges ‘practical’ submissions

News | 11/01/2018 7:11 pm EDT
Lawyer Lawson Hunter co-moderates a discussion with comms review panel members Hank Intven, Monique Simard, Pierre Trudel, Monica Song, Marina Pavlovic, Peter Grant, and chairwoman of the group, Janet Yale in fall 2018. / Photo by Ahmad Hathout.

OTTAWA Members of the panel tasked with providing recommendations to bring Canada’s communications laws into the digital era are urging public submissions be “concrete” and “practical” to hasten the resulting report’s ability to pass government scrutiny.  

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