fcclogoDaily Digest

Federal Communications Commission
445 12th St., SW
Washington, D.C. 20554

Vol. 19 No. 236
News media information 202 / 418-0500
Internet: http://www.fcc.gov
TTY: 202/418-2555



December 11, 2000


THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE DATED AND RELEASED TODAY:

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NEWS RELEASES

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FCC RELEASES NEW TELEPHONE SUBSCRIBERSHIP REPORT. News Release. News Media Contact: Mike Balmoris at (202) 418-0253 CCB. Contact Common Carrier Bureau: Alexander Belinfante at (202) 418-0944, TTY: (202) 418-0484

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: 12/11/2000. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG Public Reference Log: 12/08/2000. CCB. Contact: Public Reference Center: (202) 418-0270  DOC-208134A1.pdf  DOC-208134A1.txt

Released: 12/11/2000. NRG COMLEASE, LLC SEEKS COMMISSION DETERMINATION OF EXEMPT TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY STATUS UNDER THE PUBLIC UTILITY HOLDING COMPANY ACT. (DA No. 00-2792). Comments Due: 12/22/2000. Reply Comments Due: 12/29/2000. CCB. Contact: MARTY SCHWIMMER. Action by: DIVISION CHIEF  DA-00-2792A1.pdf  DA-00-2792A1.doc  DA-00-2792A1.txt

Report No: 2457 Released: 12/11/2000. PETITIONS FOR RECONSIDERATION OF ACTION IN RULEMAKING PROCEEDINGS. CIB  DOC-208137A1.pdf  DOC-208137A1.doc  DOC-208137A1.txt

Report No: 1294 Released: 12/11/2000. CABLE SERVICES BUREAU REGISTRATIONS; SPECIAL RELIEF AND SHOW CAUSE PETITIONS. CSB. Contact: Cable Services Bureau: (202) 418-7000

Report No: 44878 Released: 12/11/2000. BROADCAST ACTIONS. MMB  DOC-208126A1.pdf  DOC-208126A1.txt  DOC-208126A1.txt

Report No: 24878 Released: 12/11/2000. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. MMB  DOC-208125A1.pdf  DOC-208125A1.txt  DOC-208125A1.txt

Released: 12/11/2000. FCC ANNOUNCES IT IS PREPARED TO GRANT BROADCAST CONSTRUCTION PERMIT AFTER FINAL PAYMENT IS MADE. (DA No. 00-2780) Balance of Winning Bid due by December 27, 2000, Auction No. 27. MMB. Contact: Mass Media Bureau, Audio Services Division: Lisa Scanlan at (202) 418-2700  DA-00-2780A1.pdf  DA-00-2780A2.pdf  DA-00-2780A1.doc  DA-00-2780A2.doc  DA-00-2780A1.txt  DA-00-2780A2.txt

Released: 12/11/2000. FCC ANNOUNCES IT IS PREPARED TO GRANT 3 BROADCAST CONSTRUCTION PERMITS AFTER FINAL PAYMENT IS MADE. (DA No. 00-2786) Balance of Winning Bids due by December 27, 2000, Auction No. 25. MMB. Contact: Mass Media Bureau, Audio Services Division: Lisa Scanlan at (202) 418-2700  DA-00-2786A1.pdf  DA-00-2786A2.pdf  DA-00-2786A1.doc  DA-00-2786A2.doc  DA-00-2786A1.txt  DA-00-2786A2.txt

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SBC TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC. Clarified SBC's Performance Monitoring Plan.. (Dkt No. 98-141). Action by: Deputy Chief, Common Carrier Bureau by LETTER. (DA No. 00-2459). CCB. Contact Mark Stone  DA-00-2459A1.pdf  DA-00-2459A1.doc  DA-00-2459A1.txt

WORLDCOM, INC.. Granted limited waiver of authorization and verification requirements. (Dkt No. 94-129). Action by: Associate Chief, Accounting Policy Division, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: 12/08/2000 by ORDER. (DA No. 00-2789). CCB  DA-00-2789A1.pdf  DA-00-2789A1.doc  DA-00-2789A1.txt

TMI COMMUNICATIONS AND COMPANY, L.P.. Granted TMI's application and modified blanket license. Action by: Chief, Satellite Radiocommunication Division. Adopted: 12/08/2000 by O&A. (DA No. 00-2350). IB  DA-00-2350A1.pdf  DA-00-2350A1.doc  DA-00-2350A1.txt

RUSSELL WARNER, INC. D/B/A ROTO-ROOTER. Granted petition for reconsideration of dismissal of application for license. Action by: Chief, Public Safety & Private Wireless Division. Adopted: 12/07/2000 by ORDER. (DA No. 00-2768). WTB  DA-00-2768A1.pdf  DA-00-2768A1.doc  DA-00-2768A1.txt

ALAMEDA-CONTRA COSTA TRANSIT DISTRICT/RMS SAN FRANCISCO, LESTER ETTINGER, JOHN H. GRONEMEIER. Dismissed Petition for Emergency Relief. Action by: Chief, Public Safety and Private Wireless Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: 12/07/2000 by ORDER. (DA No. 00-2769). WTB

COMMERCIAL RADIO SERVICE CORPORATION. Found Commercial Radio Service Corporation apparently liable for monetary forfeiture in the amount of $6,000 for operating 800 MHz Conventional Specialized Mobile Radio stations without Commission authorization. Action by: Chief, Technical and Public Safety Division, Enforcement Bureau. Adopted: 12/07/2000 by NALF. (DA No. 00-2755). WTB  DA-00-2755A1.pdf  DA-00-2755A1.doc  DA-00-2755A1.txt

ADDENDA: THE FOLLOWING ITEMS, RELEASED DECEMBER 8, 2000, DID NOT APPEAR IN DIGEST NO. 235:

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FCC PROPOSES CHANGES IN DEFINING COMMERICAL RADIO MARKETS. The FCC is seeking comment on whether and how it should modify its existing definition of radio markets and the methods it uses in counting radio stations for purposes of applying its ownership rules. FCC 00-427. News Release. (Dkt No 00-244) MMB, OCBO. Contact Roger Holberg (202)418-2134  DOC-208106A1.pdf  DOC-208106A2.pdf  DOC-208106A3.pdf  DOC-208106A4.pdf  DOC-208106A5.pdf  DOC-208106A6.pdf  DOC-208106A1.doc  DOC-208106A2.doc  DOC-208106A3.doc  DOC-208106A4.doc  DOC-208106A5.doc  DOC-208106A6.doc  DOC-208106A1.txt  DOC-208106A2.txt  DOC-208106A3.txt  DOC-208106A4.txt  DOC-208106A5.txt  DOC-208106A6.txt

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Released: 12/08/2000. MARKET ENTRY BARRIER STUDIES WILL BE RELEASED AT THE COMMISSION ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2000. (DA No. 00-2788) Individuals With Disabilities Contact: Brian Millin at (202) 418-7246. OCBO, OGC. Contact: Office of General Counsel: Cornell William Brooks, Sharon Bradford Franklin or Steven C. Rangel at (202) 418-1700, Office of Communications Business Opportunities: Anthony Bush at (202) 418-0990

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VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS AND ONEPOINT COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION. Approved the transfer of the domestic wireline portions of section 214 authorizations associated with the merger. (Dkt No. 00-170). Action by: Chief, Common Carrier Bureau. Adopted: 12/08/2000 by MO&O. (DA No. 00-2783). CCB  DA-00-2783A1.pdf  DA-00-2783A1.doc  DA-00-2783A1.txt

SUSQUEHANNA AND HALLSTEAD, PENNSYLVANIA. Effective January 22, amended FM Table. (Dkt No. 00-15). Action by: Chief, Allocations Branch. Adopted: 11/29/2000 by R&O. (DA No. 00-2779). MMB  DA-00-2779A1.pdf  DA-00-2779A1.doc  DA-00-2779A1.txt