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Programming Undertaking Regulations (SOR/93-436)

Regulations are current to 2024-05-28

Programming Undertaking Regulations



Registration 1993-08-26

Regulations Defining Programming Undertaking

P.C. 1993-1684  1993-08-26

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Industry, Science and Technology and the Secretary of State of Canada, pursuant to subsection 3(1.41)Footnote * of the Copyright Act, is pleased hereby to make the annexed Regulations defining programming undertaking, effective August 31, 1993.

Short Title

 These Regulations may be cited as the Programming Undertaking Regulations.

Programming Undertaking

 For the purpose of subsection 3(1.4) of the Copyright Act, programming undertaking means a network, other than a network within the meaning of the Broadcasting Act, consisting of

  • (a) a person who transmits by telecommunication all or part of the person’s programs or programming directly or indirectly to the person referred to in paragraph (b); and

  • (b) a person who communicates all or part of the programs or programming referred to in paragraph (a) to the public by telecommunication.


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