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CRTC must hold public hearings for interim exemption orders in Online News Act

News | 11/29/2022 7:02 pm EST
Parliament Hill on July 5, 2018./ Photo by Andrew Meade.

The House of Commons Heritage committee passed an amendment to the Government’s Online News Act Tuesday that would limit the CRTC’s ability to grant interim exemption orders to digital news intermediaries (DNIs) to a single year, as well as requiring the regulator to hold public hearings into the exemption orders. 

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