From: RAC Headquarters
Date: January 5, 2001
Subject: IC issues 5 wpm Gazette Notice
Industry Canada issues 5 wpm Morse Code Gazette Notice
Industry Canada has issued the long awaited Gazette Notice
indicating their intent to amend Radio Information Circular
"Grant Full Operating Privileges in all Amateur Radio
Frequency Bands Below 30 MHz to Amateur Radio Operators
Holding a 5 word per minute (w.p.m.) Morse Code
The purpose of the Gazette Notice is to give all Canadians an
opportunity to comment on the proposed changes.
Comments should be sent to Industry Canada within 60 days.
The full notice can be found on the Industry Canada Web site
An unofficial copy is available on the RAC web site at