DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 15, No. 181                                         September 26,1996

**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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Released: September 26, 1996. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG:.September 25, 1996.

Released: September 26, 1996. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG NON-DOMINANT CARRIERS:.September 25, 1996.

Report No: I-8205. Released: September 26, 1996. OVERSEAS COMMON CARRIER SECTION 214 APPLICATION ACTIONS TAKEN. (DA No. 96-1610).

Report No: 43834. Released: September 26, 1996. REPORT NO. 43834.BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/pnmmac26.txt

Report No: 23834. Released: September 26, 1996. REPORT NO. 23834.BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/pnmmap26.txt

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TEXTS

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COMCAST CABLEVISION, INC. Granted the notice of withdrawal of its application for review of the order issued by the Commission for the City of Tallahassee, Florida. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: September 20, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1589). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961589.txt

TCI CABLEVISION OF VACAVILLE. Denied complaint filed against TCI Cablevision of Vacaville concerning charges for its cable programming services tier in the City of Vacaville, CA. Action by Chief, Financial Analysis and Compliance Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: September 20, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1601). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1996_TXT/da961601.txt

FARMINGTON, NH. Denied Stephen E. Powell's application for review of Bureau action canceling his construction permit for new FM station at Farmington, NH; and deleting the call sign WRHF(FM); and dismissing his application to replace the expired permit. Action by the Commission. Adopted: August 29, 1996. by MO&O. (FCC No. 96-363). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1996/fcc96363.txt

MISSION VIEJO, CA. Denied Saddleback Community College's application for review of action by Mass Media Bureau which returned its application to modify its facilities. Action by the Commission. Adopted: August 30, 1996. by MO&O. (FCC No. 96-369). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1996/fcc96369.txt

FIXED-SATELLITE SERVICE. Amended Part 2 of the Commission's Rules to allocte the 13.75-14.0 GHz band to the fixed-satellite service on a co-primary basis for Earth -to-space transmissions and made conforming revisions to the associated service rules in Parts 25 and 90. Dkt No.: 96-20. Action by the Commission. Adopted: September 12, 1996. by R&O. (FCC No. 96-377). OET Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Engineering_Technology/Orders/1996/fcc96377.txt

PART 0 OF COMMISSION'S RULES. Revised Section 0.408 of the Rules as set forth in the revised text, effective on the date of publication in the Federal Register. Action by Managing Director. Adopted: September 20, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1414). OMD

ADDENDA: The following items, released September 25, 1996, did not appear in Digest No. 180:

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NEWS RELEASES

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COMMISSION RULES ON DOLE-KEMP '96 COMPLAINT AGAINST AFLAC. The Commission ruled today that federal candidates cannot be required to sign contracts for the sale of political advertising which contain waivers of their legal rights as a condition of access under Section 312(a)(7) of the Communications Act. The Commission took this action in response to a complaint from the Dole-Kemp '96 Campaign against several television stations owned by AFLAC Broadcast Partners.. Report No: 96-26. by MO&O. Action by: the Commission. Adopted: September 25, 1996. (FCC No. 96-391) MMB Contact: Ray White or Bobby Baker at (202) 418-1440. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/News_Releases/1996/nrmm6026.txt

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SPEECHES

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REMARKS OF COMMISSIONER RACHELLE B. CHONG AT THE COMMUNICATIONS FORUM OF THE MEDIA INSTITUTE, WASHINGTON, D.C., SEPTEMBER 25, 1996. "A First Amendment Friendly Framework for Regulating Media Content". Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Chong/sprbc611.txt

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TEXTS

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DOLE-KEMP '96 CAMPAIGN. See first item under ADDENDA: "News Release.". Action by the Commission. Adopted: September 25, 1996. by MO&O. (FCC No. 96-391). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1996/fcc96391.txt