Archived — Notice No. SMSE-002-98

Industry Canada

Radiocommunication Act

Notice No. SMSE-002-98:

Category II equipment standards list — Interference-Causing Equipment Standards (ICES)

Notice is hereby given that Industry Canada is amending the Category II Equipment Standards List by replacing Interference-Causing Equipment Standard 001 (ICES-001), Issue 2, Industrial, Scientific and Medical Radio Frequency Generators with ICES-001, Issue 3, and by replacing Interference-Causing Equipment Standard 002 (ICES-002), Issue 2, Spark Ignition Systems of Vehicles and Other Devices Equipped with Internal Combustion Engines with ICES-002, Issue 3.

Drafts of ICES-001, Issue 3 and ICES-002, Issue 3 were released for public consultation on November 22, 1997. The final published versions have taken account of comments resulting from the public consultation. The effective date of both these documents is the date of this Gazette Notice, which also publishes the Category II Equipment Standards List as amended by the inclusion of ICES-001, Issue 3 and ICES-002, Issue 3. The amended Category II Equipment List appears below.

Category II Equipment Standards List

(BETS-3) Broadcasting Equipment Technical Standard 3, Issue 1: Technical Standards and Requirements for Radio Apparatus that Form Part of a Master Antenna Television (MATV) Broadcasting Undertaking.

(BETS-7) Broadcasting Equipment Technical Standard 7, Issue 1: Technical Standards Requirements for Radio Apparatus Capable of Receiving Television Broadcasting.

(ICES-001), Issue 3: Interference-Causing Equipment Standard for Industrial, Scientific and Medical Radio Frequency Generators.

This standard replaces ICES-001, Issue 2.

(ICES-002), Issue 3: Interference-Causing Equipment Standard for Spark Ignition Systems of Vehicles and Other Devices Equipped With Internal Combustion Engines.

This standard replaces ICES-002, Issue 2.

(ICES-003), Issue 3: Interference-Causing Equipment Standard for Digital Apparatus.

(ICES-004), Issue 1: Interference-Causing Equipment Standard for Alternating Current High Voltage Power Systems.

(RSS-210), Issue 2, Rev. 1: Radio Standards Specification for Low Power Licence-Exempt Radiocommunication Devices.


The above documents are available in English and French on the Internet at:

http://www.ic.gc.ca/spectrum

or in hard copy from the Publishing Services Centre, DOSP-P, 300 Slater Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0C8, telephone: 613-990-4761/fax: 613-990-3341, until April 1st, 1998.

After this date, hard copy documents will be available, for a fee, from:

Tyrell Press Ltd.
2714 Fenton Road
Gloucester, Ontario
K1T 3T7
Canada toll-free no.: 1-800-267-4862
U.S. toll-free no. : 1-800-574-0137
Wordwide telephone no. : 613-822-0740
Fax number : 613-822-1089
E-mail: tyrell@magi.com

Canada Communication Group
Sacré-CoeurBlvd.
Hull, Quebec
K1A 0S9
Toll-free no. : 1-888-562-5561
Fax number : 819-779-2858
E-mail: dlsorderdesk@ccgsjc.com1

February xx, 1998

R.W. McCaughern
Director General
Spectrum Engineering Branch
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