DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 19, No. 92                             
                  May 15,2000

**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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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: May 15, 2000. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG: MAY 12. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/Tariffs/combined/tt051200.pdf

Released: May 15, 2000. FEDERAL-STATE JOINT CONFERENCE ON ADVANCED SERVICES FIELD HEARING IN LOWELL, MA.News Media contact: Michael Balmoris 202-418-0253, FCC contact: Emily Hoffnar 418-0484. (DA No. 00-1078). Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/2000/da001078.doc

Report No: 2411. Released: May 15, 2000. CONSUMER INFORMATION BUREAU REFERENCE INFORMATION CENTER PETITION FOR RULEMAKING FILED. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Consumer_Information/Public_Notices/2000/pnci0045.doc

Report No: 44734. Released: May 15, 2000. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac000515.txt

Report No: 24734. Released: May 15, 2000. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap000515.txt

Report No: 217. Released: May 15, 2000. INSTRUCTIONAL TELEVISION FIXED SERVICE: PROPOSED NEW AND MAJOR MODIFICATION CONSTRUCTION PERMITS AND LICENSES. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/ITFS_Notices/vxaa0515.html

Released: May 15, 2000. EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT PERIOD FILINGS IN PERMIT-BUT-DISCLOSE PROCEEDINGS.Contact Barbara Lowe 202-418-0310. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/Exparte/2000/ex000515.doc

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SPEECHES

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COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS BY FCC CHAIRMAN WILLIAM E. KENNARD AT HOWARD UNIVERSITY, WASHINGTON, DC, MAY 13, 2000 "THE CHALLENGE TO GENERATION D: BEYOND THE COLOR LINE". Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Speeches/Kennard/2000/spwek012.html

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TEXTS

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REQUEST FOR REVIEW OF DECISIONS OF THE UNIVERSAL SERVICE ADMINISTRATOR. Extended by 30 days from the original 90 day deadline, to June 13, the time period for taking action in the review filed by Algonquin Regional High School and Northboro Public Schools, Northboro, MA. Dkt No.: CC- 96-45, CC- 97-21. Action by Deputy Chief. Adopted: May 12, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-1057). CCB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/2000/da001057.doc

REQUEST FOR REVIEW OF THE DECISION OF THE UNIVERSAL SERVICE ADMINISTRATOR. Denied Arizona Call-A-Teen Center, Phoeniz, AZ,'s appeal seeking review of a funding commitment decision by the Schools and Libraries Division. Dkt No.: CC- 96-45, CC- 97-21. Action by Deputy Chief, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: May 12, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-1058). CCB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/2000/da001058.doc

REQUEST FOR REVIEW OF THE DECISION OF THE UNIVERSAL SERVICE ADMINISTRATOR. Dismissed as untimely the letter of appeal filed by Central Intermediate Uni 10, West Decatur, PA for application 108215 and dismissed without prejudice the letter of appeal filed by Central Intermediate Unit 10, West Decatur, PA, for application 138244. Dkt No.: CC- 96-45, CC- 97-21. Action by Deputy Chief, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: May 12, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-1059). CCB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/2000/da001059.doc

BELLSOUTH. Granted BellSouth's petition seeking a determination of effective competition in the unincorporated areas of Dade County, FL. Action by Deputy Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 11, 2000. by MO&O. (DA No. 00-1074). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da001074.doc

TIME WARNER. Granted Time Warner's petition seeking a determination of effective competition in Daleville, AL. Action by Deputy Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 11, 2000. by MO&O. (DA No. 00-1072). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da001072.doc

TCI OF THE HEARTLANDS. Granted TCI's petition for revocation of certification in Laurens, IA. Action by Deputy Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 11, 2000. by MO&O. (DA No. 00-1073). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da001073.doc

MARCUS CABLE PARTNERS, L.L.C. WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI. Granted appeal of local rate order and remanded order to local franchising authority. Action by Deputy Bureau Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 11, 2000. by MO&O. (DA No. 00-1071). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da001071.doc

ASTROLINK COMMUNICATIONS, INC. Denied Astrolink's application for review of Bureau's decision regarding applications to provide 39 GHz point-to-point microwave radio service. Action by the Commission. Adopted: May 4, 2000. by MO&O. (FCC No. 00-157). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/fcc00157.doc

COLUMBIA MILLIMETER COMMUNICATIONS, L.P. Denied Columbia Millimeter's application for review regarding providing 39 GHz point-to-point microwave radio service. Action by the Commission. Adopted: May 4, 2000. by MO&O. (FCC No. 00-158). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/fcc00158.doc

COMMCO, LLC, SINTRA CAPITAL CORPORATION, PLAINCOM, INC. Denied applications for review filed by Commco, Sintra, and Plaincom regarding Bureau's decision in 39 GHz applications. Action by the Commission. Adopted: May 4, 2000. by MO&O. (FCC No. 00-156). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/fcc00156.doc

AMENDMENT OF PARTS 2 AND 87 OF RULES TO ACCOMMODATE ADVANCED DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS IN THE 117.975-137 MHZ BAND AND TO IMPLEMENT FLIGHT INFORMATION SERVICES IN THE 136-137 MHZ BAND. Proposed rules regarding the use of 136-137 MHz frequency band by the Aviation Services. Comments due July 14, replies August 14. Dkt No.: WT- 00-77. Action by the Commission. Adopted: May 8, 2000. by NPRM. (FCC No. 00-160). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Notices/2000/fcc00160.doc

ADDENDA: The following items, released May 12, 2000, did not appear in Digest No. 91:

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NEWS RELEASES

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FCC COMMISSIONERS NESS AND FURCHTGOTT-ROTH ADVANCE U.S. INTERESTS AT WORLD RADIOCOMMUNICATION CONFERENCE. CMMR. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/News_Releases/2000/nrmc0029.html

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: May 12, 2000. BELL ATLANTIC, GTE, AND VODAFONE SEEK CONSENT TO TRANSFER CONTROL OF OR ASSIGN PROPERTIES TO DIVESTITURE TRUST.Comments due June 12, replies June 22; contacts Lauren Kravetz 202-418-7240 or Monica Desai 418-0680. (DA No. 00-1076). Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/2000/da001076.doc

Report No: 165. Released: May 12, 2000. MASS MEDIA BUREAU MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/MDS_Notices/mdac0512.html

ADDENDA: The following items, released May 9, 2000, did not appear in Digest No. 88:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: May 9, 2000. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU IMPLEMENTS ULS FILING VIA THE INTERNET. (DA No. 00-1021). Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/2000/da001021.doc


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