Television Broadcasting Regulations, 1987 (SOR/87-49)

Regulations are current to 2016-01-25 and last amended on 2014-09-17. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE II(Sections 2 and 10)Code Indicating Language, Type and Group Ofprogramming and Closed Caption Programming

A. Code Indicating Language

Column IColumn II
ItemCodeDescription
1[Abbreviated name of language]A program in a language other than the official language for which the station was principally licensed or, in the case of an ethnic station, the language of the program

B. Code Indicating Type

Column IColumn II
ItemCodeDescription
1Type AA program in a language other than French, English or a language of the aboriginal peoples of Canada
2Type BA program in French or in English that is directed toward a distinct ethnic group the mother tongue or common language of which in its country of origin is French or English
3Type CA program in French or in English that is directed toward a distinct ethnic group the mother tongue of which is included in Type A
4Type DA bilingual program in French or English as well as a language other than French, English or a language of the aboriginal peoples of Canada that is directed toward a distinct ethnic group
5Type EA program in French or English and that is directed toward ethnic groups or toward the general public and that depicts Canada’s cultural diversity through services that are multicultural, educational, informational, or inter-cultural.
6Type XWhere the licensee is not required by a condition of licence to broadcast prescribed levels of Type A, B, C, D or E programming, an ethnic program

C. Code Indicating Group

Column IColumn II
ItemCodeDescription
1[Abbreviated name of ethnic group]The distinct ethnic group toward which an ethnic program is directed

D. Code Indicating a Closed Caption Program

Column IColumn II
ItemCodeDescription
1CC [to be inserted following key figure]Program contains closed captioning for the hearing impaired
  • SOR/2000-237, ss. 7, 8.
 
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