DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 15, No. 167                                          September 6,1996

**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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NEWS RELEASES

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HUNDT OUTLINES "SEVEN COMMANDMENTS" FOR TELECOM COMPETITION. Hundt.

BROADCAST STATION TOTALS AS OF AUGUST 31, 1996. MMB.

FCC FILINGS. OMD.

FCC CALENDAR OF EVENTS. OMD.

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: September 6, 1996. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG -- SEPTEMBER 5.

Report No: D-876. Released: September 6, 1996. MASS MEDIA BUREAU PREPARED TO ISSUE MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE BTA AUTHORIZATIONS. Contact: Charles Dziedzic at (202) 418-1600, Sharon Bertelsen at (202) 418-7057 or Nazifa Naim at (202) 418-7059..

Report No: 2151. Released: September 6, 1996. PETITIONS FOR RECONSIDERATION AND CLARIFICATION OF ACTION IN RULEMAKING PROCEEDINGS.

Released: September 6, 1996. EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT PERIOD FILINGS IN NON-RESTRICTED PROCEEDINGS. Contact: Contact Barbara Lowe at (202) 418-0310..

Report No: LB-96-45. Released: September 6, 1996. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU COMMERCIAL WIRELESS SERVICE INFORMATION.

Report No: CL-96-67. Released: September 6, 1996. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU COMMERCIAL RADIO SERVICE INFORMATION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1996/pnwl6107.txt

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SPEECHES

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SEPTEMBER 4, 1996 SPEECH BY CHAIRMAN REED HUNDT AT THE ROYAL INSTITUTE OF AFFAIRS, LONDON ENGLAND, "SEVEN HABITS OF HOPEFULLY HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL DEREGULATORY COMMUNICATIONS POLICY PEOPLE". Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Hundt/spreh634.txt

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TEXTS

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INTER-VISION PRODUCTIONS, INC. Granted in part and denied in part a leased access petition filed against Adelphia Cable Communications, which operates cable systems that serve several municipalities in the Palm Beach, Florida area on which Inter-Vision sought leased access capacity for its programming. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: August 27, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1452). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961452.txt

CABLEVISION SYSTEMS CABLEVISION. Granted in part and denied in part petition for relief of Anthony Giannotti under Section 76.975 of the rules for commercial leased access service. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: August 23, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1450). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961450.txt

SCRIPPS HOWARD CABLE COMPANY D/B/A LAKE COUNTY CABLEVISION. Granted in part and denied in part petition for relief of Lorilei Communications, Inc. d/b/a The Firm under Section 76.975 of the rules for commercial leased access service. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: August 23, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1449). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961449.txt

THE VACATION CHANNEL, INC. Grant of must-carry complaint filed against Rural Missouri Cable TV, Inc.; ordered cable operator to commence carriage of LPTV station K31DV, Branson, MI, on its cable system serving Branson. Action by Assistant Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: August 29, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1476). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961476.txt

THE DEVELOPMENT OF OPERATIONAL, TECHNICAL AND SPECTRUM REQUIREMENTS FOR MEETING FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL PUBLIC SAFETY AGENCY COMMUNICATION REQUIREMENTS THROUGH THE YEAR 2010. Granted request of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, to a limited extent, and extended the time for filing comments to October 21, 1996; replies to December 3, 1996. Dkt No.: WT- 96-86. Action by Chief, Policy Division, Wireless Telcommunications Bureau. Adopted: September 5, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1492). WTB

ADDENDA: The following items, released September 5, 1996, did not appear in Digest No. 166:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: September 5, 1996. FCC ESTABLISHES NORTH AMERICAN NUMBERING COUNCIL ADVISORY COMMITTEE, ANNOUNCES MEMBERS, AND SETS INITIAL MEETING DATE. (DA No. 96-1495). Dkt No.: CC- 92-237. Contact: Marian Gordon at (202) 418-2337 or Mary DeLuca at (202) 418-2334. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/1996/da961495.txt

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TEXTS

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US WEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC. Granted authorization by Commission to discontinue service over certain facilities located in the states of Idaho and Wyoming. Action by Chief, Network Services Division, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: September 5, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1496). CCB

TELEDESIC CORPORATION. Denied request to meet ex parte to discuss request regarding action on Teledesic's application to construct, launch and operate a broadband global satellite system in the 28 GHz band, and its relationship to the effective date provisions of the Contract with America Advancement Act. Action by General Counsel. Adopted: September 5, 1996. by Letter. (DA No. 96-1493). OGC