DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 17, No. 144                                              July 28,1998

**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: July 28, 1998. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG.July 27. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/Tariffs/combined/tt072798.pdf

Report No: 44292. Released: July 28, 1998. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac980728.txt

Report No: 24292. Released: July 28, 1998. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap980728.txt

Released: July 28, 1998. EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT PERIOD FILINGS IN PERMIT-BUT-DISCLOSE PROCEEDINGS.(1 of 2). Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/Exparte/1998/exa80728.html

Released: July 28, 1998. EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT PERIOD FILINGS IN PERMIT-BUT-DISCLOSE PROCEEDINGS.(2 of 2). Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/Exparte/1998/exb80728.html

Released: July 28, 1998. FCC SPONSORS SEMINAR ON 220 MHZ AUCTION EVENT TO BE HELD AUGUST 6, 1998. Contact: Kathy Garland 1-888-225-5322 (press option #2 at the prompt). News Media Contact: Meribeth McCarrick (202) 418-0654. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1998/da981497.wp

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SPEECHES

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STATEMENT OF FCC CHAIRMAN WILLIAM E. KENNARD ON PROPOSED BELL ATLANTIC/GTE MERGER. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Kennard/Statements/stwek859.wp

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TEXTS

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1998 BIENNIAL REGULATORY REVIEW-- CONDUCTED EMISSIONS LIMITS BELOW 30 MHZ FOR EQUIPMENT REGULATED UNDER PARTS 15 AND 18 OF THE COMMISSION'S RULES. Granted extensions of comment and reply dates. Comments now due Sept. 8 and replies due Sept. 23. Dkt No.: ET- 98-80. Action by Bureau Chief. Adopted: July 21, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1499). OET Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Engineering_Technology/Orders/1998/da981499.wp

ADDENDA: The following items, released July 27, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 143:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: July 27, 1998. FCC ANNOUNCES THE NORTH AMERICAN NUMBERING COUNCIL'S NEW CO-CHAIR AND ADDS A NEW NARUC MEMBER TO THE COUNCIL. (DA No. 98-1494). Dkt No.: CC- 92-237. Contact: Kris Monteith (202) 418-2320. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/1998/da981494.wp

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SPEECHES

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REMARKS BY CHAIRMAN KENNARD TO THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REGULATORY UTILITY COMMISSIONERS, SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, JULY 27. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Kennard/spwek822.html

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TEXTS

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CENTRAL TELEPHONE CO. Authorized to sell certain local exchange facilities in Illinois to Gallatin River Communications. Action by Deputy Chief, Network Services Division, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: July 24, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1460). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1998/da981460.wp