DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 19, No. 20                             
              February 2,2000

**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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NEWS RELEASES

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SEMIANNUAL REPORT OF FCC INSPECTOR GENERAL RELEASED. News Media Contact: Rosemary Kimball (202) 418-0500. OIG. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Inspector_General/News_Releases/nrig0001.doc

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: February 2, 2000. ERRATUM - PUBLIC NOTICE, REPORT NO. 24642, RELEASED DECEMBER 30, 1999, TO REPORT THE ACCEPTANCE FOR FILING OF APPLICATION FOR ASSIGNMENT OF TELEVISION STATION WFLI-TV, LAFAYETTE, IN (FAC. ID 73204), IS HEREBY CORRECTED TO REFLECT THAT THE CORRECT NAME OF.THE ASSIGNEE IS WAND TELEVISION, INC.

Released: February 2, 2000. CORRECTION - OBTAINING INFORMATION RELATING TO SBC'S SECTION 271 APPLICATION TO PROVIDE IN-REGION, INTERLATA SERVICES IN TEXAS. (DA No. 00-170). Contact: William Dever at (202) 418-1578 or Audrey Wright at (202) 418-2725. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/2000/da000170.doc

Released: February 2, 2000. AMERICAN FIBER TOUCH, LLC SEEKS COMMENT DETERMINATION OF "EXEMPT TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY" STATUS UNDER THE PUBLIC UTILITY HOLDING COMPANY ACT OF 1935, AS AMENDED BY SECTION 103 OF THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS ACT OF 1996.NSD File No: ETC 00-02, Pleading Cycle Established - Comments Due: February 22, 2000, Reply Comments Due: March 7, 2000. (DA No. 00-185). Contact: Network Services Division: Al McCloud at (202) 418-2499, email: amccloud@fcc.gov or Marty schwimmer at (202) 418-2320, email: Mschwimme@fcc.gov, TTY: (202) 418-0484. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/2000/da000185.doc

Report No: 3714. Released: February 2, 2000. CABLE SERVICES ACTION.

Released: February 2, 2000. IBFS ELECTRONIC FILING SYSTEM FIRST ANNIVERSARY AND FORM 312 ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/2000/pnin0027.doc

Report No: SES-00153. Released: February 2, 2000. SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES INFORMATION RE: ACTIONS TAKEN. Contact: Satellite and Radiocommunication Division: (202) 418-0719, TTY: (202) 418-2555. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/2000/pnin0026.pdf

Report No: SES-00152. Released: February 2, 2000. SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES RE: SATELLITE RADIO APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING. Contact: Satellite and Radiocommunication Division: (202) 418-0719, TTY: (202) 418-2555. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/2000/pnin0025.pdf

Released: February 2, 2000. ERRATUM - PUBLIC NOTICE, REPORT NO. FCN-00013, SEEKING COMMENTS ON TH4 APPLICATION OF TELMEX INTERNATIONAL, INC. (TELMEX) REGARDING NOTIFICATION BY TELMEX OF A PROPOSED FOREIGN CARRIER AFFILIATION (FILE NO. FCN-NEW-20000114-00001). Contact: Telecommunications Division: Lisa Choi at (202) 418-1460, TTY: (202) 418-2555. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/2000/pnin0029.doc

Report No: 44662. Released: February 2, 2000. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac000202.txt

Report No: 24662. Released: February 2, 2000. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap000202.txt

Report No: 24662A. Released: February 2, 2000. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/pnmm0009.doc

Report No: 164. Released: February 2, 2000. INSTRUCTIONAL TV FIXED SERVICE ACTIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/ITFS_Notices/vxac0202.html

Report No: 2000-01. Released: February 2, 2000. FM TRANSLATOR-B00STER APPLICATIONS READY AND AVAILABLE FOR PROCESSING.Cut-Off: March 3, 2000. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Radio_Cutoffs/pnmm0008.doc

Report No: 200. Released: February 2, 2000. INSTRUCTIONAL TV FIXED SERVICE APPLICATIONS/AMENDMENTS TENDERED FOR FILING. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/ITFS_Notices/vxat0202.html

Released: February 2, 2000. EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT PERIOD FILINGS IN PERMIT-BUT-DISCLOSE PROCEEDINGS. Contact: Barbara Lowe at (202) 418-0310. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/Exparte/2000/ex000202.html

Report No: 440. Released: February 2, 2000. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU MARKET-BASED APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/2000/pnwl0026.pdf

Report No: 442. Released: February 2, 2000. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ASSIGNMENT OF AUTHORIZATION AND TRANSFER OF CONTROL APPLICATIONS ACTION. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/2000/pnwl0025.pdf

Report No: 441. Released: February 2, 2000. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ASSIGNMENT OF AUTHORIZATION AND TRANSFER OF CONTROL APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/2000/pnwl0024.pdf

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TEXTS

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SPRINT CORPORATION AND MCI WORLDCOM, INC. Issued Protective Order to ensure that the documents submitted by MCI WorldCom and Sprint are afforded adequate protection. By Order Adopting Protective Order. Dkt No.: CC-99-333. Action by Chief, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: February 2, 2000. by Protective Order. (DA No. 00-186). CCB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/2000/da000186.doc

TIME WARNER CABLE. Granted, in part, petition for reconsideration of prior order concerning cable programming services tier rates in Village of Newark, NY. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: January 24, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-147). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da000147.doc

MARCUS CABLE ASSOCIATES, LP. Denied petition for reconsideration of DA 97-2426 and granted complaint regarding the cable programming service tier rates in Bell County, KY. Action by Deputy Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: January 26, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-148). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da000148.doc

TROY STATE UNIVERSITY. Erratum to a January 14, 2000 Order DA-00-2 - REGARDING PRIVATE OPERATIONAL FIXED MICROWAVE RADIO STATIONS WNTN678, VICTORIA, ALABAMA AND WNTN679, DOTHAN, ALABAMA. Action by Chief, Public Safety and Private Wireless Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: February 1, 2000. by erratum. WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/er000002.doc

ALTRON COMMUNICATIONS, L.C. Granted DCT Communications, Inc. further reconsideration of an Order on Reconsideration denying DCT's initial petition for reconsideration of the grant of the Jacksonville, FL, application of Altron Communications, L.C. By Order on Reconsideration. Action by Chief, Public Safety and Private Wireless Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: January 28, 2000. by Order on Recon. (DA No. 00-150). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/da000150.doc

HYPERION COMMUNICATIONS LONG HAUL, L.P. Denied waiver request and required Hyperion to begin divestiture proceedings within ninety days following the release date of this Order. Action by Deputy Chief, Public Safety and Private Wireless Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: February 1, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-184). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/da000184.doc

IN THE MATTER OF JOINT PETITION TO ENSURE INTEROPERABILITY OF E911 EMERGENCY CALLING SYSTEMS. Granted the Request to Withdraw Petition filed by the Texas Commission on State Emergency Communications, the Greater Harris County 911 Emergency Network, the Tarrant County 911 District, the DENCO Area 911 District, the Fexar County 911 District, and the National Association of State Nine-One-One Adminstrators on January 27, 2000, in RM 9343, and terminated this proceeding. Action by Chief, Policy Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: January 31, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-163). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/da000163.doc

ADDENDA: The following items, released February 1, 2000, did not appear in Digest No. 19:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: February 1, 2000. RCN TELECOM SERVICES OF OREGON, INC.Filed an application for Open Video System certification in the Portland, Oregon area. (DA No. 00-183). Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Public_Notices/2000/da000183.doc

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BOARD OF EDUCATION OF CITY OF NEW YORK. Dismissed the complaint filed by the Board of Education of City of New York requesting mandatory carriage of television station WNYE on cable systems operated by Comcast Cable Communications, Inc. and its affiliates and subsidiaries, Comcast CBV of Ocean City, Service Electric Cable TV of New Jersey, Inc., Cable TV of Tri-States, Inc., MediaOne of Massachsuetts, Inc., and MediaOne of Greater New York, Inc. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: January 28, 2000. by MO&O. (DA No. 00-179). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da000179.doc


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