Parliamentary Submissions and Appearances 2002

Nov. 27, 2002

Appearance before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage

Peter Skinner, Program Manager, CBC North Radio and Cathie Bolstad, Regional Director, Television for the North
Study on the state of the Canadian broadcasting system

June 4, 2002

Appearance before the House of Commons Standing Joint Committee on Official Languages

Robert Rabinovitch, President and Chief Executive Officer; Michèle Fortin, Executive Vice-President, French Television; Sylvain Lafrance, Vice-President, French Radio and New Media; and Hélène Gendron, Senior Manager, Employment Equity and Official Languages
The Standing Joint Committee on Official Languages requested that CBC/Radio-Canada appear before it in the context of the implementation of section 41 of the Official Languages Act. The Act calls for the federal government and its institutions to commit to “enhancing the vitality of the English and French linguistic minority communities in Canada and supporting and assisting their development; and fostering the full recognition and use of both English and French in Canadian society.”

May 31, 2002

Submission to the Department of Canadian Heritage

Written submission to the Department of Canadian Heritage: Canadian content in the twenty-first century: a review of Canadian content in film and television production

Mar. 14, 2002

Submission, Presentation, Statements to the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage

Carole Taylor, Chair, Board of Directors and Robert Rabinovitch, President and Chief Executive Officer
CBC/Radio-Canada’s presentation to the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage: Preserving a distinctive voice for Canadians

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