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Broadcasters want policy direction on C-11; streamers want their algorithms left alone

News | 09/15/2022 7:51 pm EDT
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Canadian broadcasting executives, from companies both big and small, told Senators studying the government’s efforts to update the Broadcasting Act that they would like to see a draft of the policy direction that will shape the CRTC’s implementation of the bill, though not at the expense of delaying the bill any further. 

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