Posted on January 19, 2017
Publication date in the Canada Gazette: January 28, 2017
Notice No. SMSE‑002‑17 — Consultation on the Technical and Policy Framework for Radio Local Area Network Devices Operating in the 5150-5250 MHz Frequency Band
Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) has released the following document:
Consultation on the Technical and Policy Framework for Radio Local Area Network Devices Operating in the 5150-5250 MHz Frequency Band (hereinafter referred to as the Consultation).
The purpose of the Consultation is to satisfy the objective of the Spectrum Policy Framework for Canada to maximize the potential economic and social benefits that Canadians derive from the use of the radio frequency spectrum.
Interested parties are requested to submit their comments electronically (Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF) within 60 days of the date of publication of this notice using the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition, respondents are asked to specify question numbers for ease of referencing.
All submissions should cite the Canada Gazette, Part I, the publication date, the title and the notice reference number (SMSE‑002‑17). Parties should submit their comments no later than 60 days following the date of publication of this document to ensure consideration. Soon after the close of the comment period, all comments received will be posted on the Department's Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Web site at http://www.ic.gc.ca/spectrum.
The Department will also provide interested parties with the opportunity to reply to comments from other parties. Reply comments will be accepted no later than 15 days following the date of publication of comments.
Following the initial comment period, the Department may, at its discretion, request additional information if needed to clarify significant positions or new proposals. In such a case, the reply comment deadline would be extended.
Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on the Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Web site at www.ic.gc.ca/spectrum.
Official versions of Canada Gazette notices can be viewed at www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p1/index-eng.html.
Engineering, Planning and Standards Branch