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Federal Communications Commission
445 12th Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20554

Meeting Agenda

A Public Notice of the Federal Communications Commission
News Media Information (202) 418-0500
Fax-On-Demand (202) 418-2830

May 6, 1999

THURSDAY, MAY 13, 1999

The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Thursday, May 13, 1999, which is scheduled to commence at 9:30 a.m. in Room TW-C305, at 445 12th Street, S. W., Washington, D.C. The Commission will hold an additional Open Meeting on Thursday, May 27, 1999.

1 CABLE SERVICES TITLE: Implementation of Section 304 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 and Commercial Availability of Navigation Devices (CS Docket No. 97-80).

SUMMARY: The Commission will consider an Order on Reconsideration that addresses peti-tions for reconsideration of the Commission's Report and Order requiring set-top boxes and other navigational devices to be commercially available.

2 WIRELESS TELE-COMMUNICATIONS TITLE: Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems (CC Docket No. 94-102, RM-8143).

SUMMARY: The Commission will consider a Second Report and Order concerning ways to improve wireless 9ll call completion.

3 WIRELESS TELE-COMMUNICATIONS TITLE: Service Rules for the 746-764 and 776-794 MHz Bands, and Revisions to Part 27 of the Commission's Rules.

SUMMARY: The Commission will consider a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proposing service rules for the commercial spectrum blocks to be auctioned and licensed in the 746-806 MHz band.

Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from Maureen Peratino or David Fiske, Office of Public Affairs, telephone number (202) 418-0500; TTY (202) 418-2555.

Copies of materials adopted at this meeting can be purchased from the FCC's duplicating contractor, International Transcription Services, Inc. (ITS, Inc.) at (202) 857-3800; fax (202) 857-3805 and 857-3184; or TTY (202) 293-8810. These copies are available in paper format and alternative media, including large print/type; digital disk; and audio tape. ITS may be reached by e-mail: Their Internet address is

This meeting can be viewed over George Mason University's Capitol Connection. The Capitol Connection also will carry the meeting live via the Internet. For information on these services call (703) 993-3100. The audio portion of the meeting will be broadcast live on the Internet via the FCC's Internet audio broadcast page at <>. The meeting can also be heard via telephone, for a fee, from National Narrowcast Network, telephone (202) 966-2211 or fax (202) 966-1770. Audio and video tapes of this meeting can be purchased from Infocus, 341 Victory Drive, Herndon, VA 20170, telephone (703) 834-0100; fax number (703) 834-0111.


The summaries listed in this notice are intended for the use of the public attending open Commission meetings. Information not summarized may also be considered at such meetings. Consequently these summaries should not be interpreted to limit the Commission's authority to consider any relevant information.