Daily Digest
   
Vol. 15 No. 202                                                   October 25, 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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PETER DOYLE NAMED ASSISTANT DIVISION CHIEF, AUDIO SERVICES DIVISION, MASS
 MEDIA BUREAU.  MMB.
  
	
  
FCC FILINGS.  OPA.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Miscellaneous/News_Releases/index.html
  
	
  
FCC CALENDAR OF EVENTS.  OPA.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Miscellaneous/News_Releases/index.html
  
	
  
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Released: October 25, 1996.  TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG:
 OCTOBER 24, 1996.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 1100.CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE
 REGISTRATIONS; SPECIAL RELIEF AND OTHER FILINGS.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Cable/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. TEL-47-A.STREAMLINED INTERNATIONAL
 SECTION 214 APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. TEL-47-B.NON-STREAMLINED
 INTERNATIONAL SECTION 214 AND CABLE LANDING LICENSE APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED
 FOR FILING - APPLICATIONS NOT SUBJECT TO STREAMLINED PROCESSING.  Internet
 URL: /Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 292.MASS MEDIA BUREAU CALL SIGN
 ACTIONS.
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 43854.BROADCAST ACTIONS.
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. A-209.AM BROADCAST APPLICATIONS
 ACCEPTED FOR FILING AND NOTIFICATION OF NOVEMBER 29 CUT-OFF DATE.
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 96-8.FM TRANSLATOR-BOOSTER
 APPLICATIONS READY AND AVAILABLE FOR PROCESSING - NOVEMBER 18 CUT-OFF DATE.
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 23854.BROADCAST APPLICATIONS.
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 115A.TYPE ACCEPTANCE/NOTIFICATION
 ACTIONS.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Engineering_Technology/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 115B.CERTIFICATION/NOTIFICATION
 ACTIONS.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Engineering_Technology/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  FCC LABORATORY EQUIPMENT AUGHORIZATION
 PROCESSING - SPEED OF SERVICE.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Engineering_Technology/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT
 PERIOD FILINGS IN NON-RESTRICTED PROCEEDINGS. Contact: Barbara Lowe at
 (202)  418-0310.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT
 PERIOD FILINGS IN NON-RESTRICTED PROCEEDINGS. Contact: Barbara Lowe at
 (202) 418-0310.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. 2161.OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
 REFERENCE OPERATIONS DIVISION PETITIONS FOR RULEMAKING FILED.  Internet
 URL: /Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. CL-97-6.WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS
 BUREAU COMMERCIAL RADIO SERVICE INFORMATION.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
Released: October 25, 1996.  REPORT NO. LB-97-03.WIRELESS
 TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU COMMERCIAL WIRELESS SERVICE INFORMATION 
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 Internet URL: /Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
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SAN BERNARDINO, CA.  Over various objections, affirmed the grant of the
 application for assignment of the license of Station KOLA(FM), San
 Bernardino, CA, from Ray M. Stanfield, Receiver, to Inland Empire
 Broadcasting Corporation.  Action by the Commission.  Adopted: September
 5, 1996.  by MO&O.  (FCC No. 96-372).  MMB
  
	
  
MARITIME SERVICE AND AVIATION SERVICE RULES.  Revised the Maritime Service
 andAviation Services rules to eliminate the individual radio licensing
 requirements for ship stations and aircraft stations that operate
 domestically and are not required by statute or treaty to carry a radio. 
 Dkt No.: WT- 96-82.  Action by the Commission.  Adopted: October 18, 1996.
  by R&O.  (FCC No. 96-421).  WTB  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/index.html
  
	
  
ADDENDA:  The following items, released October 24, 1996, did not appear in
 Digest No. 201:
  
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COMMISSION APPROVES MICROSOFT ANCILLIARY DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEM.  Report
 No: MM 96-18.  MMB Contact: Paul R. Gordon at (202) 418-2130 or Gordon
 Godfrey, (202) 418-2190.
  
	
  
SOLICITOR GENERAL/FCC SEEK TO LIFT EIGHTH CIRCUIT STAY, PREVENT DELAY OF
 COMPETITION.   the Solicitor General of the United States today filed with
 the Supreme Court, on behalf of the Federal Communications Commission,
 asking the Court to vacate the stay imposed by the U.S. Court of Appeals
 for the Eighth Circuit on portions of the FCC's  Order concerning
 implementing the local competition provisions of the Telecommunications
 Act..  OGC.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Miscellaneous/News_Releases/nrmc6090.txt
  
	
  
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Released: October 24, 1996.  COMMISSION SEEKS COMMENT ON RECENT PETITIONS
 REGARDING ORIGINATING LINE SCREENING SERVICES.Comments are due October 31,
 replies November 7.  (DA No. 96-1763). Contact: Allen A. Barna or Wanda
 Harris at (202) 418-1530.  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/index.html
  
	
  
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FCC CHAIRMAN REED HUNDT, TECHNOLOGY AND LEARNING CONFERENCE, NATIONAL
 SCHOOL  BOARD ASSOCIATION, DALLAS, TEXAS, OCTOBER 24, 1996.  Internet URL:
 spreh646.txt
  
	
  
CHAIRMAN REED HUNDT, FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, INSTUTUTE FOR
 INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS, WASHINGTON, D.C., OCTOBER 23, 1996.  Internet
 URL: spreh647.txt
  
	
  
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OPERATOR ASSISTANCE NETWORK (OAN) V. CINCINNATI BELL TELEPHONE CO. (CBT). 
 Granted joint motion to dismiss OAN's complaint against CBTalleging that
 CBT's failure to provide access to subscriber-based credit card validation
 data to interexchange carriers other than AT&T constituted a violation of
 the Communications Act and the Commission' s Rules.  Adopted: October 21,
 1996.  by Order.  (DA No. 96-1759).  CCB  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/index.html
  
	
  
IBEX LTD. V. NEW VALLEY CORPORATION.  Dismissed with prejudice Ibex's
 complaint against New Valley seeking damages due to the alleged
 mistransmission of a telegraphic message, as well as a finding that the
 limitation of liability for damages in New Valley's tariff was
 unreasonable.  Action by Chief, Formal Complaints & Investigations Branch,
 Enforcement Div..  Adopted: October 21, 1996.  by Order.  (DA No.
 96-1754).  CCB  Internet URL: /Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/index.html
  
	
  
THOMAS M. SCHAEFER D/B/A STRATEGIC VIDEO.  Denied petitions filed by Thomas
 M. Schaefer d/b/a Strategic Video against Continental Cablevision,
 operator of cable systems in Stockton and Lodi, California alleging
 violations of the Commission's commercial leased access regulations. 
 Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau.  Adopted: October 21, 1996.  by
 MO&O.  (DA No. 96-1747).  CSB  Internet URL:
 /Bureaus/Cable/Orders/index.html
  
	
  
US WEST, INC. AND CONTINENTAL CABLEVISION, INC.  Clarified one aspect of
 the MO&O adopted October 18, 1996, granting US West permission to acquire
 and temporarily operate a number of cable systems located in areas where
 US West provides local exchange service (the "in-region systems").  Action
 by Bureau Chief.  Adopted: October 24, 1996.  by Order.  (DA No. 96-1760).
  CSB  Internet URL: /Bureaus/Cable/Orders/index.html
  
	
  
	
  
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