Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Department of Innovation, Sciences and Economic Development
Regions Affected
Canada’s Notification Authority and Enquiry Point Global Affairs Canada Technical Barriers and Regulations Division 111 Sussex Drive Ottawa, ON K1A 0G2 Canada Telephone: (343) 203-4273 Fax: (613) 943-0346 Email: enquirypoint@international.gc.ca
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Consultation — Radio Standard Specification RSS-HAC, Issue 1 (8 pages, available in English &amp; French)</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Radiocommunications (ICS 33.060)</p>
Description of Content

Notice is hereby given by the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada that the following consultation has been published at Web site: (https://www.rabc-cccr.ca/consultations/open/).

  • RSS-HAC, Issue 1, Hearing Aid Compatibility & Volume Control,which sets out the compliance requirements for hearing aid compatibility and volume control features for specific radio apparatus.
Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;"><span style="font-face: Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="letter-spacing: -.1pt;">Consultation</span></span></p>
Relevant Documents

Non Applicable 

Final Date of Comments
Contact Details
The electronic version of the consultation document be downloaded at: https://www.rabc-cccr.ca/open-consultations/ised-radio-standards-specifications-rss-hac-issue-1-july-2018-hearing-aid-compatibility-volume-control/ (English) https://www.rabc-cccr.ca/fr/consultations-en-cours/isde-cahiers-des-charges-sur-les-normes-radioelectriques-cnr-cpa-1re-edition-juillet-2018-compatibilite-des-protheses-auditives-et-la-commande-du-volume/ (French)
Document Online Link (EN)
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