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2/28/1997
ORDER, MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER AND NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE MAKING (FCC 97-60)
In the Matter of Amendment of Part 1 of the Commission's Rules - Competitive Bidding Proceeding
This Order amends Subpart Q of Part 1 of the Commission's rules to reflect procedural changes that will benefit bidders and the auction process generally and addresses some issues raised in petitions for reconsideration of the Competitive Bidding Fifth Memorandum Opinion and Order.
2/27/1997
MAKING FURTHER ERRATUM TO REPORT AND ORDER AND SECOND NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE (DA 98-362)
Auction 30
In the Matter of Amendment of the Commission's Rules Regarding the 37.0-38.6 GHz and 38.6-40.0 GHz Bands Implementation of Section 309(j) of the Communications Act - Competitive Bidding, 37.0-38.6 GHz and 38.6-40.0 GHz
This Erratum corrects a portion of the final rules adopted in the Report and Order and Second Notice of Proposed Rule Making, released November 3, 1997.
2/27/1997
NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 97-58)
Auction 42
In the Matter of Amendment of the Commission's Rules Regarding Multiple Address Systems
This Notice of Proposed Rule Making examines ways to maximize use of spectrum allocated to Multiple Address Systems MAS) in the Fixed Microwave Services.
2/24/1997
SECOND REPORT AND ORDER AND FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 97-59)
Auction 26
In the Matter of Revision of Part 22 and Part 90 of the Commission's Rules to Facilitate Future Development of Paging Systems Implementation of Section 309(j) of the Communications Act - Competitive Bidding
This Order adopts rules and competitive bidding procedures for the Common Carrier Paging and 929 MHz Private Carrier Paging licensing process.
Appendices for text and Wordperfect version: text - WordPerfect
2/24/1997
SECOND REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 97-59)
Auction 40
Second Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
This Order adopts rules and competitive bidding procedures for the Common Carrier Paging and 929 MHz Private Carrier Paging licensing process.
Appendices: text - WordPerfect
2/21/1997
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 97-386)
Auction 14
Auction of Wireless Communications Service (WCS)
This Public Notice provides the filing requirements and auction rules for Auction No. 14, Wireless Communications Service. This auction of 128 WCS licenses is scheduled to begin April 15, 1997.
Excel Tables: xls
MEA Map: pdf
REAG Map: pdf
2/19/1997
REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 97-50)
Auction 14
In the Matter of Amendment of the Commission's Rules to Establish Part 27, the Wireless Communications Service ("WCS")
This Report and Order amends the Commission's Rules to reallocate and assign the use of the frequencies at 2305-2320 and 2345-2360 MHz. To be known as the Wireless Communications Service (WCS).
2/12/1997
Auction 24
NEWS RELEASE
Amendment of Part 90 of the Commission's Rules to adopt geographic partitioning and spectrum disaggregation rules for the 220 MHz service in order to create more efficient use of the spectrum, increased opportunities to participate in provision of the 220 MHz service, and expedited delivery to unserved areas. Follows the general framework for partitioning and disaggregation adopted in other wireless services with minor changes to reflect the unique technical and regulatory aspects of the 220 MHz service. (PR Docket 89-552, GN Docket 93-252)
2/7/1997
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 97-309)
Auction 14
FCC Sponsors Forum on Wireless Communications Service
This Public Notice announces the FCC will hold an industry forum on the Wireless Communications Service (2.3 GHz) on Feb. 28, 1997.
Forum Agenda: pdf - text - WordPerfect
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