DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 19, No. 209                                
           October 31,2000

**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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FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION RELEASES DATA ON HIGH-SPEED SERVICES FOR INTERNET ACCESS. News Media Contact: Michael Balmoris (202) 418-0253. CCB Contact: Industry Analysis Division at (202) 418-0940; TTY (202) 418-0484. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/News_Releases/2000/nrcc0054.doc

CONCURRING STATEMENT OF COMMISIONER MICHAEL K. POWELL. Re: In the Matter of Repeal or Modification of the Personal Attack and Political Editorial Rules, MM Docket 83-484. CMMR.

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: NCD-391. Released: October 31, 2000. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU NETWORK CHANGE NOTIFICATION.

Report No: NCD-392. Released: October 31, 2000. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU NETWORK CHANGE NOTIFICATION.

Report No: NCD-393. Released: October 31, 2000. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU NETWORK CHANGE NOTIFICATION.

Report No: NCD-394. Released: October 31, 2000. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU NETWORK CHANGE NOTIFICATION.

Released: October 31, 2000. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG; OCTOBER 30, 2000. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/Tariffs/combined/tt103000.pdf

Released: October 31, 2000. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU ANNOUNCES THE COMMENT AND REPLY COMMENT DATES RELATING TO WESTERN WIRELESS' SUPPLEMENTAL FILING AND PETITION FOR DESIGNATION AS AN ELIGIBLE TELECOMMUNICATIONS CARRIER ON THE CROW RESERVATION IN MONTANA.Comment Date: November 24, 2000; Reply Comment Date: December 11, 2000. (DA No. 00-2460). Dkt No.: CC- 96-45. Contact: Richard D. Smith at (202) 418-7400; TTY (202) 418-0484. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/2000/da002460.doc

Report No: 44851. Released: October 31, 2000. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac001031.txt

Report No: 24851. Released: October 31, 2000. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap001031.txt

Report No: 145. Released: October 31, 2000. MASS MEDIA BUREAU MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/MDS_Notices/mdaa1031.pdf

Report No: 2117. Released: October 31, 2000. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU WEEKLY RECEIPTS AND DISPOSALS.

Released: October 31, 2000. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU APPROVES WITHDRAWAL OF APPLICATIONS FOR REVIEW. (DA No. 00-2447). Contact: Evan C. Baranoff at (202) 418-7142. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/2000/da002447.doc

Released: October 31, 2000. WIRELESSS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANTS CONSENT TO TRANSFER CONTROL OF F BLOCK BROADBAND PCS, CELLULAR, AND MICROWAVE LICENSES FORM THE STOCKHOLDERS OF SACO RIVER TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE COMPANY TO TLA SPECTRUM, LLC. (DA No. 00-2442). Contact: Lauren Kravetz or John Branscome at (202) 418-7240 (Parts 22 and 25); Rita Cookmeyer or Yolanda Lee at (202) 418-0660; or Jamison Prime at (202) 418-0680 (Part 101). Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/2000/da002442.doc

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EXPANDED INTERCONNECTION SERVICES. Suspended for one day and set for investigation, the revisions to Citizens Tariff F.C.C. No. 1 applicable to Expanded Interconnection Service offerings filed under Transmittal No. 87. Dkt No.: CC- 97-240. Action by Chief, Competitive Pricing Division, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: October 30, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-2446). CCB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/2000/da002446.doc

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SUBCRIBER CARRIER SELECTION CHANGES PROVISIONS OF THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS ACT OF 1996. Granted waiver request filed by OnePoint Communications Corp., Talk.Com, Inc., and Talk.Com Holding Corp., d/b/a The Phone Company. Dkt No.: CC- 94-129. Action by Associate Chief, Accounting Policy Division, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: October 30, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-2445). CCB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/2000/da002445.doc

FRANK J. VITALE D/B/A FAL-COMM COMMUNICATIONS V. MEDIAONE OF METROPOLITAN DETROIT, INC. Denied the commercial leased access petition filed by Frank J. Vitale d/b/a Fal-Comm Communications claiming that MediaOne of Metropolitan Detroit, Inc., failed to adhere to Section 76.971(a)(2) commercial leased access terms and conditions. Action by Chief, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: October 26, 2000. by MO&O. (DA No. 00-2437). CSB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/2000/da002437.doc

TELESERVICES INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION V. AT&T CORP. Dismissed complaint filed by Teleservices Industry Association. Action by Chief, Enforcement Bureau. Adopted: October 30, 2000. by MO&O. (DA No. 00-2449). ENF Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Enforcement/Orders/2000/da002449.doc

ADDENDA: The following items, released October 30, 2000, did not appear in Digest No. 208:

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ENFORCEMENT BUREAU AND QUALCOMM ENTER INTO CONSENT DECREE REGARDING E-911 CALL PRCESSING REQUREMENTS. by Order. Action by: Chief, Enforcement Bureau. Adopted: October 30, 2000. (DA No. 00-2431). News Media Contact: John Winston (202) 418-7450. ENF Contact: Kathy Berthot at (202) 418-7454; TTY 1 (888) 835-5322.

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Report No: NCD-390. Released: October 30, 2000. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU NETWORK CHANGE NOTIFICATION.

Report No: 44850. Released: October 30, 2000. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac001030.txt

Report No: 266. Released: October 30, 2000. INSTRUCTIONAL TELEVISION FIXED SERVICE: PROPOSED MINOR MODIFICATION CONSTRUCTION PERMITS AND EXTENSION APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/ITFS_Notices/vxab1030.pdf

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LEAP WIRELESS INTERNATIONAL, INC. AND NEDELCO, INC., ET AL. Recinded the grant of the application to assign station KNLG741 from Lakeland PCS to Leap's affiliate Cricket Licensee Inc. with conditions. Action by Chief, Policy and Rules Branch, Commercial Wireless Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: October 30, 2000. by Order. (DA No. 00-2452). WTB Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/2000/da002452.doc

ADDENDA: The following items, released October 27, 2000, did not appear in Digest No. 207:

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ENFORCEMENT OF SECTION 275(A)(2) OF THE COMMUNICATIONS ACT OF 1934, AS AMENDED BY THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS ACT OF 1996, AGAINST AMERITECH CORPORATION. Adopted a Concent Decree terminating proceedings relating to Ameritech Corporation's acquisition of the alarm monitoring services assets of five unaffiliated entities in 1996. Action by the Commission. Adopted: October 24, 2000. by Order. (FCC No. 00-385). ENF Internet URL: https://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Enforcement/Orders/2000/fcc00385.doc


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