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Gazette Notice SMSE-012-17

Notice No. SMSE-012-17 — Release of RSS-131, issue 3 (Update)

Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) is making changes to the compliance terms of the following standard:

Radio Standard Specification RSS-131, issue 3 (Update), Zone Enhancers

After January 1, 2018 all zone enhancers sold, offered for sale, manufactured, imported, distributed or leased on the Canadian market must comply with RSS-131, issue 3. Equipment certified under a previous issue must be evaluated to ensure it is compliant to issue 3. If compliant to issue 3, equipment will not require a permissive change filing.

General information

The Radio Equipment Standards list ( will be amended accordingly.

Submitting comments

Comments and suggestions for improving these standards may be submitted online using the Standard Change Request form at

Obtaining copies

Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on the Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Website at

Official versions of Canada Gazette notices can be viewed at

May 2017

Director General
Engineering, Planning and Standards Branch

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