DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 15, No. 220                                          November 20,1996

**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-047-A. Released: November 20, 1996. COMMON CARRIER NETWORK SERVICE APPLICATIONS.

Report No: N-048-A. Released: November 20, 1996. COMMON CARRIER NETWORK SERVICES APPLICATIONS:.

Released: November 20, 1996. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG: NOVEMBER 19, 1996.

Released: November 20, 1996. NOTICE OF PROHIBITED PRESENTATIONS RECEIVED DURING SUNSHINE PERIOD- FEDERAL -STATE JOINT BOARD ON UNIVERSAL SERVICE RECOMMENDED DECISION. Dkt No.: CC- 96-45.

Report No: 3593. Released: November 20, 1996. CABLE SERVICES ACTION.

Report No: 1283. Released: November 20, 1996. CABLE TELEVISION RELAY SERVICE (CARS) APPLICATIONS RE: APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING.

Report No: DS-1684. Released: November 20, 1996. SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1996/pnin6138.txt

Report No: DS-1683. Released: November 20, 1996. SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES INFORMATION RE: SATELLITE RADIO APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1996/pnin6137.txt

Report No: 43871. Released: November 20, 1996. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac961120

Report No: 23871. Released: November 20, 1996. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap961120

Report No: NCS-97-08-A. Released: November 20, 1996. WIRELESS NARROWBAND BRANCH INFORMATION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1996/pnwl6174.txt

Report No: NCS-97-08. Released: November 20, 1996. WIRELESS NARROWBAND COMMERCIAL RADIO SERVICE INFORMATION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1996/pnwl6175

ADDENDA: The following items, released November 19, 1996, did not appear in Digest No. 219:

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NEWS RELEASES

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THE WIRELESS BUREAU RELEASES FISCAL YEAR 1995-1996 PROGRESS REPORT SUMMARY OF MAJOR ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND INITIATIVES OF THE BUREAU. WTB. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/News_Releases/1996/nrwl6048

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: 43870A. Released: November 19, 1996. BROADCAST ACTIONS.

Report No: 1912. Released: November 19, 1996. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU.

Released: November 19, 1996. COMMISSION SEEKS SUPPLEMENTAL COMMENT ON REQUEST TO ELIMINATE 40-MILE RULE FOR 220 MHZ RADIO SERVICE.Comments due December 10. (FCC No. 96-448). Dkt No.: PR- 89-552. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1996/fcc96448.txt

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SPEECHES

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CHAIRMAN HUNDT, CHILDREN'S ACTION NETWORK, LOS ANGELES, CA NOVEMBER 19, 1996 "THE CHILDREN'S EMMY: AN AWARD WORTH WINNING". Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Hundt/spreh650.txt

COMMISSIONER SUSAN NESS BEFORE THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS BAR ASSOCIATION NOVEMBER 18, 1996 "COMPETITION, KIDS, AND CONVERGENCE". Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Ness/spsn620.txt

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TEXTS

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PAY TELEPHONE. ERRATUM to Order on Reconsideration (FCC-96-439), adopted November 8, 1996. Dkt No.: CC- 96-128, CC- 91-35. Action by Chief, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: November 19, 1996. (DA No. 96-1917). CCB

CALLER ID. Granted Northeast Lousiana Telephone Company's petition for waiver of caller identification privacy rules. Dkt No.: CC- 91-281. Action by Chief, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: November 18, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1922). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1996/da961922.txt

ERRATA - FEDERAL-STATE JOINT BOARD ON UNIVERSAL SERVICE. Errata to recommended decision released November 8, 1996. Dkt No.: CC- 96-45. Action by Chief, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: November 19, 1996. (FCC No. 96-J-3). CCB

SOUTHWESTERN TELEPHONE COMPANY. Granted request for confidential treatment of cost support data filed in support of Transmittal 2576. Action by Chief, Competitive Pricing Division, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: November 19, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1927). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1996/da961927.txt

TELSTRA, INC. Granted authority pursuant to Section 214 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, to provide on a resale basis international message telephone service and non-interconnected private line services between the United States and various international points, excluding Australia. Action by Chief, International Bureau. Adopted: November 19, 1996. by O&A. (DA No. 96-1925). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1996/da961925.txt

"SILENT MINORITY GROUP, INC. AND COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORPORATION. Granted application for assignment of construction permit for KYLE (TV), Bryan, Texas from Silent Minority to COMCOR; granted request to operate KYLE-TV pursuant to the satellite exception to section 73.3555(b) of the rules . Action by Chief, Mass Media Bureau. Adopted: November 19, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1928). MMB"

THE MOBILE PHONE COMPANY V. MCCAW COMMUNICATIONS OF FLORIDA, INC., AT&T WIRELESS SERVICES, INC. Dismissed Complaint without Prejudice. Action by Chief, Enforcement Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: November 12, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1876). MMB

SENTRY MANAGEMENT CORPORATION. Granted Sentry Management Corporation's application for a determination of "exempt telecommunications company" status. Action by Office of the General Counsel. Adopted: November 19, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1926). OGC

CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN, WASHINGTON, WESTERN TELEPAGE, INC. FOR A PAGING FACILITY ON THE 931 MHZ BAND IN CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN, WASHINGTON. Denied the Petition for Reconsideration filed by the Western Telepage, Inc. Action by Chief, Commercial Wireless Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: November 19, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1886). WTB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/1996/da961886.txt

ADDENDA: The following items, released November 18, 1996, did not appear in Digest No. 218:

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INTELSAT. Implemented an additional modification in the scope of permissable operations of international separate satellite systems. US satellite systems may now provide up to 8,000 64-kbps equivalent circuits per satellite for the provision of public switched services. Action by Chief, Satellite and Radiocommunication Division, International Bureau. Adopted: November 14, 1996. by Order. (DA No. 96-1904). IB

CANOVANAS, ET AL., PUERTO RICO AND CHRISTIANSTED AND FREDERIKSTED, VIRGIN ISLANDS, FM PROCEEDING. Denied two petitions for reconsideration. Dkt No.: MM- 91-259. Action by Chief, Policy and Rules Division, Mass Media Bureau. Adopted: November 15, 1996. by MO&O. (DA No. 96-1910). MMB

ADDENDA: The following items, released November 15, 1996, did not appear in Digest No. 217:

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MANITOWOC AND TWO RIVERS, WISCONSIN. Effected December 30, 1996, alloted Channel 255A to Two Rivers. Dkt No.: MM- 96-88. Action by Chief, Allocations Branch, Policy and Rules Division, Mass Media Bureau. Adopted: November 8, 1996. by R&O. (DA No. 96-1866). MMB