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Policy Briefs — 1997

As part of its advocacy work, FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting frequently makes submissions and presentations to the CRTC, Parliamentary Committees, and other bodies.

Dec 17, 1997 — Policy Brief

Follow-up Letter to CRTC re Commercial Radio Policy [PN CRTC 1997-104]

CRTC should ensure commercial radio stations play predominantly Canadian content, at hours when large audiences are listening

Dec 1, 1997 — Policy Brief

Submission to CRTC re Commercial Radio Policy [PN CRTC 1997-104]

CAB’s efforts to expand station ownership will create highly concentrated, less diverse radio system if CRTC permits it

Nov 26, 1997 — Policy Brief

Follow-up Letter to CRTC re Television Networks [PN CRTC 1997-48]

Friends makes several suggestions to CRTC regarding contribution of major station groups to quality of Canadian broadcasting system

Nov 5, 1997 — Policy Brief

Submission to CRTC re Television Networks [PN CRTC 1997-48]

Friends’ suggestions regarding CRTC policy on TV networks