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Direct Broadcast Satellite 110 Degrees (DBS)


Public Notices

1/29/1996
PUBLIC NOTICE
WTB Announces Winners of the DBS Auctions
1/22/1996
PUBLIC NOTICE (PNWL 96-015)
Qualified Bidders For DBS Auction To Be Held January 24, 1996
This Public Notice identifies applicants that have been found qualified to bid in the auction of two Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS) construction permits -- for use of channels at the 110 W.L. orbital location and the 148 W.L. orbital location -- which will be held on January 24, 1996. This Notice also sets forth other important information regarding the auction.
1/11/1996
PUBLIC NOTICE (PNWL 96-011)
WTB Clarifies Form 175 Filing Requirements For Auction Of DBS Construction Permits And Announces Availability Of Electronic Filing
This Public Notice clarifies certain filing requirements for the upcoming auction of two Direct Broadcast Satellite construction permits scheduled for January 24, 1996 and announces the availability of FCC Form 175 software from the Internet and FCC Bulletin Board System (BBS).
12/15/1995
PUBLIC NOTICE (PNWL 95-144)
Broadband PCS C Block Auction Will Proceed Regardless of Potential Government Shutdown
This Public Notice announces the Broadband PCS C Block auction will commence on December 18, 1995, and will not be affected in the event of a government shutdown after midnight on December 15, 1995. The MDS and SMR auctions will also continue as scheduled.
10/26/1995
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 95-2244)
Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Clarifies Spectrum Auction Anti-Collusion Rules
This Public Notice provides guidance regarding the Commission's anti-collusion rules, is meant to serve as a guideline for all auctions.
11/4/1994
PUBLIC NOTICE (FCC 94-283)
Commission Announces That Mutually Exclusive "Short-Form" Applications (Form 175) To Participate In Competitive Bidding Process (Auctions) Are Treated As Exempt For Ex Parte Purpose.
In the Second Report and Order in PP Docket No. 93-253, 9 FCC Rcd 2348 (1994), recon. Second Memorandum Opinion and Order, FCC 94-215 (released August 15, 1994), the Commission adopted general rules to implement the authority conferred in the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 to employ competitive bidding ("auction") procedures to choose among mutually exclusive applications for initial licenses.
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