Archived — Notice No. DGTP-008-02

Department of Industry

Telecommunications Act

Notice No. DGTP-008-02 — Petition to the Governor in Council

Notice is hereby given that a petition from AT&T Canada has been received by the Governor in Council under section 12 of the Telecommunications Act in regard to the following decision issued by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC): Telecom Decision 2002-34, Regulatory Framework for Second Price Cap Period. The request is based on several reasons included in the petition.

In Telecom Decision 2002-34, the CRTC lays out the price regulation regime that will be applicable for the next four years to TELUS, SaskTel, MTS, Bell Canada and Aliant Telecom.

Submissions on this petition should be addressed to, Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the Cabinet, Langevin Block, 80 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0A3. A copy of the submission should also be sent to, Director General, Telecommunications Policy Branch, 16th Floor, 300 Slater Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0C8. All submissions should indicate that they are in response to the above-mentioned petition and cite the Canada Gazette Part I, Notice publication date, title, and the Notice reference number DGTP-008-02.

Respondents are strongly encouraged to provide a copy of their submission in electronic format (WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, Adobe PDF or ASCII TXT) to facilitate posting on the Department's Web site. Documents submitted via electronic media should be sent to

This petition and any petition or submission made in response may be inspected by the public during normal business hours at the Industry Canada library, 235 Queen Street, Ottawa, and the offices of Industry Canada in Moncton, Montréal, Toronto, Winnipeg and Vancouver.

Copies of the petition and of petitions or submissions received in response may be obtained electronically at under Gazette and Public Notices. Mail order or over the counter copies are available from

ByPress Printing and Copy Centre
300 Slater Street, Unit 101A Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6A6
Phone Number:

Reasonable costs of duplication will be charged. It is the responsibility of interested parties to check the public record from time to time to keep abreast of submissions received.

Michael Helm
Director General
Telecommunications Policy Branch

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