DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 15, No. 151                                            August 14,1996

**Before an entry denotes that the item is part of the FCC's implementation of the 1996 Telecom Act. While we will attempt to flag all Telecom Act-related items, this marking is unofficial and informational only.

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: N-034-A. Released: August 14, 1996. COMMON CARRIER NETWORK SERVICES.

Released: August 14, 1996. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG: AUGUST 13.

Report No: 1269. Released: August 14, 1996. CABLE TELEVISION RELAY SERVICE (CARS) APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING.

Report No: DS-1656. Released: August 14, 1996. SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1996/pnin6100

Report No: DS-1655. Released: August 14, 1996. SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES INFORMATION RE: SATELLITE RADIO APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1996/pnin6099

Report No: 43803. Released: August 14, 1996. BROADCAST ACTIONS.

Report No: 23803. Released: August 14, 1996. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS.

Report No: D-870-A. Released: August 14, 1996. MASS MEDIA BUREAU MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE APPLICATIONS.

Report No: D-870. Released: August 14, 1996. MASS MEDIA BUREAU MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING.

Report No: 2148. Released: August 14, 1996. OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS REFERENCE OPERATIONS DIVISION PETITIONS FOR RULEMAKING FILED.

Report No: NCS-96-41-A. Released: August 14, 1996. WIRELESS NARROWBAND BRANCH INFORMATION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1996/pnwl6082

Report No: NCS-96-41. Released: August 14, 1996. WIRELESS NARROWBAND COMMERCIAL RADIO SERVICE INFORMATION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1996/pnwl6081

Report No: 1200. Released: August 14, 1996. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU PART 21 RECEIPTS AND DISPOSALS - JULY 31 THROUGH AUGUST 7. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1996/pnwl6002

Report No: CW-96-15. Released: August 14, 1996. BROADBAND PERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES ENTREPRENEURS' C BLOCK SERVICE INFORMATION APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING.

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"MOBILETEL, INC. Dismissed Mobile Tel's applications as unacceptable for filing and rescinded its licenses for Cellular Radio Telecommunications Service on Frequency Block B in St. James and Plaquemines, LA; granted BellSouth's motion to dismiss is petition for reconsideration and dismissed Columbia Cellular's petition for reconsideration. . Action by the Commission. Adopted: August 12, 1996. by MO&O. (FCC No. 96-354). CCB Internet URL: " http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1996/fcc96354

TCI CABLEVISION OF HAYWARD. Remanded to the local franchising authority, City of alameda. by Order. (DA No. 96-1240). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961240.txt

FALCON TELECABLE. Remanded to the local franchising authority, City of Marshall, TX. petitions for appeal. Related Requests for Stay dismissed as moot. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: August 5, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1236). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961236

ML MEDIA PARTNERS. Remanded to the local franchising authority, Cable Telecommunications Joint Power Agency, Calisotga, CA et al., petition for appeal. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: August 5, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1237). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961237

TCI CABLEVISION OF CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, INC. Remanded to the local franchising authority, City of Walnut Creek, CA., petition for interlocutory appeal. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1238). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961238

CABLEVISION SYSTEMS CORP./MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORP. Granted petition for special relief to delete several central New Jersey area cable communities from the television market of WMBC. Dismissed as moot a signal carriage complaint filed by Mountain Broadcasting against Cablevision. Action by Deputy Chief, Cable Services. Adopted: August 6, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1266). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961266

ADDENDA: The following items, released August 13, 1996, did not appear in Digest No. 150:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: 43803. Released: August 13, 1996. BROADCAST ACTIONS.

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HARRIS CORPORATION. Granted Harris' petition for waiver of the Commission's International Settlements Policy to provide international service from Zaire to the United States on a full-circuit basis. Action by Chief, Telecommunications Division, IB. Adopted: August 13, 1996. (DA No. 96-1293). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1996/da961293

FT. LEE, NJ AND POMOMA, NY. Declined to take action on pending application to assign the license of FM Translator Stations W276AQ, Ft. Lee, NJ, and W232AL, Pomona, NY, from Gerard A. Turro to Stephen M. Gansler, concluding that the proposed assignment of the translator licenses would not achieve compliance with the Mass Media Bureau's April 5, 1996, directive to cease the relationship between the translators and WJUX(FM), Monticello, NY. Action by Bureau Chief. Adopted: August 13, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1292). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1996/da961292

COMMERCIAL MOBILE RADIO SERVICES (CMRS). Initiated review of the Commission's existing regulatory framework of structural and nonstructural safeguards for local exchange carrier provision of CMRS. (WT Docket No. 96-162/Gen. Docket No. 90-314. Action by the Commission. Adopted: July 25, 1996. by NPRM. (FCC No. 96-319). WTB