DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 17, No. 11                                           January 16,1998

**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: January 16, 1998. FCC LABORATORY EQUIPMENT AUTHORIZATION PROCESSING - SPEED OF SERVICE.

Released: January 16, 1998. EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST REPLY COMMENT PERIOD FILINGS IN PERMIT BUT DISCLOSE PROCEEDINGS. Contact: Barbara Lowe at (202) 418-0310.

Released: January 16, 1998. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL - PUBLIC REFERNCE LOG.January 15. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/Tariffs/combined/tt011698.pdf

Report No: 1166. Released: January 16, 1998. CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE REGISTRATIONS; SPECIAL RELIEF AND OTHER FILINGS.

Report No: TEL-127-B. Released: January 16, 1998. NON-STREAMLINED INTERNATIONAL SECTION 214 AND CABLE LANDING LICENSE APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING.comments due Feb. 27 ; replies due March 27. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1998/pnin8019.txt

Report No: IN 98-3. Released: January 16, 1998. COMMISSION SEEKS COMMENT ON ITU PROPOSAL FOR COST RECOVERY FOR SPACE NOTIFICATION. Contact: Larry Reed at (202) 418-2099. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1998/pnin8015.txt

Report No: 44159. Released: January 16, 1998. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac980116.txt

Report No: 24159. Released: January 16, 1998. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap980116.txt

Report No: LB-98-19. Released: January 16, 1998. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU COMMERCIAL WIRELESS SERVICE INFORMATION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1998/pnwl8003.txt

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TEXTS

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MEDIAONE. Granted the complaint of Fouce Amusement Enterprises for must-carry of KRCA (TV), Riverside, California. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: January 14, 1998. by MO&O. (DA No. 98-78). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da980078.txt

TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICES INSIDE WIRING AND CABLE HOMEWIRING. Issued Order extending time period for filing reply comments and establishing a filing date for filing surreply comments in CS Docket No. 95-184 and MM Docket No. 92-260. The Order extends the time period for filing reply comments until March 2, 1998 and established a surreply comment date of March 16, 1998. Action by Deputy Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: January 16, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-87). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da980087.txt

CENTURY COMMUNICATIONS CORP. Granted the complaint of Golden Link, TV Inc. for must-carry of KPST-TV, Vallejo, California. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: January 14, 1998. by MO&O. (DA No. 98-77). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da980077.txt

ROBINSON PLUM CABLEVISION, L.P. D/B/A ADELPHIA CABLE COMMUNICATIONS. Denied complaint filed against the rate charged for cable programming services tier in Plum, PA. Action by Chief, Financial Analysis and Compliance Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: January 14, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-70). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da980070.txt

AXCES, INC. Granted the application by Axces, Inc. and MTM Holding Corporation requesting authority to transfer control of Axces to Holdings. Action by Chief, Telecommunications Division, International Bureau. Adopted: January 13, 1998. by MO&O & A. (DA No. 98-74). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1998/da980074.txt

LDM SYSTEMS, INC. Granted the application filed by LDM Systems, Inc. and RSL COM U.S.A., Inc. to transfer control of LDM to RSL. Action by Chief, Telecommunications Division, International Bureau. Adopted: January 15, 1998. by MO&O& A. (DA No. 98-79). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1998/da980079.txt

THE PHONE COMPANY. Granted the application filed by The Phone Company (TPC) to transfer control of TPC to from Daniel F. Summa, Bruce Thompson and E. Wayne Curry, jointly to Daniel F. Summa alone. Action by Chief, Telecommunications Division, International Bureau. Adopted: January 14, 1998. by MO&O & A. (DA No. 98-72). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1998/da980072.txt

LD SERVICES, INC. Granted the application of STAR Telecommunications, Inc. and LD Services, Inc. to transfer control of LDS to STAR. Action by Chief, Telecommunications Division, International Bureau. Adopted: January 14, 1998. by MO&O & A. (DA No. 98-73). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1998/da980073.txt

SKYBRIDGE, L.L.C. Granted SkyBridge's motion for an extension of time to file a response to FCC Public Notice released August 28, 1997; Responses may be filed by February 20, and reply comments may be filed by March 6. Action by Chief, Satellite and Radiocommunication Division, International Bureau. Adopted: January 15, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-86). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1998/da980086.txt

QUEST TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC. Granted application of Teltrust, Inc. and Quest Telecommunications, Inc requesting authority to transfer control of Quest to Teltrust. Action by Chief, Telecommunications Division, International Bureau. Adopted: January 14, 1998. by MO&O & A. (DA No. 98-71). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1998/da980071.txt

SATELLITE BEACH, FLORIDA. Amended the FM Table of Allotments to allot Channel 253A to Satellite Beach, Florida (terminated proceeding). Dkt No.: MM- 97-221. Action by Chief, Allocations Branch, Mass Media Bureau. Adopted: January 7, 1998. by R&O. (DA No. 98-52). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1998/da980052.txt

KELLNERSVILLE AND TWO RIVERS, WISCONSIN. Amended the FM Table of Allotments to allot Channel 246A to Two Rivers, Wisconsin (terminated proceeding). Dkt No.: MM- 97-52. Action by Chief, Allocations Branch, Mass Media Bureau. Adopted: January 7, 1998. by R&O. (DA No. 98-75). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1998/da980075.txt

PUEBLO, PUEBLO WEST, CANON CITY AND CALHAN, COLORADO. Amended the FM Table of Allotments at these locations (terminated proceeding). Dkt No.: MM- 96-232, MM- 97-35. Action by Chief, Allocations Branch, Mass Media Bureau. Adopted: December 31, 1997. by R&O. (DA No. 97-2756). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1997/da972756.txt

CARRIZO SPRINGS, CORPUS CHRISTI, GEORGE WEST, PEARSALL, AND THREE RIVERS, TEXAS. Amended the FM Table of Allotments to allot Channel 228C3 to George West, Texas (terminated proceeding). Dkt No.: MM- 91-283. Action by Chief, Allocations Branch, Mass Media Bureau. Adopted: January 7, 1998. by R&O. (DA No. 98-60). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1998/da980060.txt

ADDENDA: The following items, released January 15, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 10:

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NEWS RELEASES

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"""WAKE UP CALL: FCC COMMISSIONER MICHAEL POWELL CALLS FOR NEW ""COLLABORATIVE APPROACH"" TO SECTION 271 APPLICATIONS. OPA Contact: Kyle Dixon at (202) 418-2200." Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/News_Releases/1998/nrmc8005.html

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: SPB-114. Released: January 15, 1998. SATELLITE POLICY BRANCH INFORMATION.Satellite Applications Accepted for Filing. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1998/pnin8014.txt