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  FCC - Telecommunications Act of 1996
The Telecommunications Act of 1996 is the first major overhaul of telecommunications law in almost 62 years.
This implementation schedule is an outline of statutory requirements pursuant to the Telecommunications Act of 1996 and is a guide to the actions taken by the FCC to implement the Act.
The Report on FCC Implementation of Telecommunications Act of 1996 is a cumulative report of all actions taken since February 8, 1996, by the FCC to implement the Act.
www.fcc.gov /telecom.html   (3232 words)

  
  1996 World Series by Baseball Almanac
The 1996 season witnessed what would eventually become the fourth installment of the New York Yankees dynasty.
On October 20, 1996, Andruw Jones became the youngest player, nineteen (19), in World Series history to hit a home run.
One inning later he became only the second player in World Series history, Gene Tenace was the first (1972 World Series), to hit a home run his first two (2) times up in a Series.
www.baseball-almanac.com /ws/yr1996ws.shtml   (1371 words)

  
  SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTIONS - 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Resolution 1082 (1996) The situation in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Resolution 1058 (1996) The situation in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Resolution 1046 (1996) The situation in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
www.un.org /Docs/scres/1996/scres96.htm   (268 words)

  
  Data @ NASA GISS: GISTEMP -- Global Temperature Trends, 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The second figure is a global map of the 1996 temperature anomalies, relative to the period 1951-1980.
The 1996 temperature pattern, with unusually low temperatures in the United States and Europe, contrasts sharply with, and is nearly opposite to, the temperature trend of the previous 30 years.
(1996), is that the regional trends of 1965-95 could be driven by global warming, in part via high tropical temperatures.
data.giss.nasa.gov /gistemp/1996   (1156 words)

  
 1996 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty.
1996 was also the Chinese New Year of the Fire Rat, a year traditionally feared for natural disasters.
September 22 - The Panhellenic Socialist Movement under the leadership of Costas Simitis succeeds in the 1996 Greek legislative election.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1996   (4065 words)

  
 New Zealand General Election 1996 Encyclopedia Article @ MatronOfTheArts.com (Matron of the Arts)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The 1996 New Zealand general election was a nationwide vote to determine the shape of the New Zealand Parliament.
The 1996 election eventually saw a victory for the governing National Party, which won around a third of the vote.
Also notable in the 1996 election campaign was the Christian Coalition, an alliance of the Christian Democrats and the Christian Heritage Party.
matronofthearts.com /encyclopedia/New_Zealand_general_election_1996   (1796 words)

  
 The Great Debate & Beyond : The History of Televised Presidential Debates   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the 1996 presidential election, Republican candidate Bob Dole's strategy was to attack the Clinton administration with oblique references to ethical standards.
Both illegal drugs and tobacco were campaign issues in 1996, with each candidate associating one of these health concerns with the other.
Domestic issues were at the center of the 1996 presidential election in the eyes of many voters, and this was reflected in the questions asked by the audience in the town-hall debate.
www.museum.tv /debateweb/html/history/1996/video.htm   (259 words)

  
 1996 Toyota Camry Prices, Reviews, and Specs, at CarsDirect.com
If the 1996 Toyota Camry was properly maintained, you also have a good chance of steering clear of problems that would have developed when the car was new.
Another factor that may affect price on a 1996 Toyota Camry is whether it's "certified" by the manufacturer.
This assumes that the 1996 Toyota Camry is in good condition and has a reasonable number of miles.
www.carsdirect.com /1996/toyota/camry   (311 words)

  
 1996 Encyclopedia Article @ InternetNavigator.com (Internet Navigator)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It was one of many stories shared Saturday afternoon when the 1996 UF national championship team gathered for a reunion with Gator boosters, and were then...
July 17 - Off the coast of Long Island, New York, a Paris-bound Boeing 747 carrying TWA flight 800 explodes, killing all 230 on board.
July 5 - Dolly the sheep, the first mammal to be successfully cloned from an adult cell, is born at the Roslin Institute in Midlothian,Scotland.
www.internetnavigator.com /encyclopedia/1996   (2635 words)

  
 1996 Honda Civic Prices, Reviews, and Specs, at CarsDirect.com
If the 1996 Honda Civic was properly maintained, you also have a good chance of steering clear of problems that would have developed when the car was new.
Another factor that may affect price on a 1996 Honda Civic is whether it's "certified" by the manufacturer.
This assumes that the 1996 Honda Civic is in good condition and has a reasonable number of miles.
www.carsdirect.com /1996/honda/civic   (321 words)

  
 Voter Registration and Turnout - 1996
1996 VAP refers to the total Voting Age Population of the State as reported by the Bureau of Census.
1996 REG refers to the total number of registered voters as reported by the States.
These figures may be inconsistent with other reported turnout figures since research suggests that approximately 2% of voters fail to vote for the highest office on a fairly consistent basis.
www.fec.gov /pages/96to.htm   (153 words)

  
 1996
Arranza, J. (1996) The trade and tariff debate: The main Asian coconut, palm and palm kernel oil producing and exporting countries have agreed to make the most of trade liberalization and the drop in import duties.
Santiago, R.M. and Virtudazo, M.S.J. (1996) Coconut tapping in the Philippines: enigmas and observations.
Sathiamma, B. (1996) Observations on the mite fauna associated with the coconut palm in Kerala, India.
cocos.arecaceae.com /1996.html   (4781 words)

  
 IBM Archives: 1996
It is called "universal" because it can sort and query alphanumeric data as well as text documents, images, audio, video and other complex objects In 1996, some 70 percent of the world's business information is managed by IBM databases.
Among the other 1996 software announcements are: the initial availability of the IBM Net.Commerce system, software that makes it possible for businesses to quickly, easily and safely create virtual storefronts on the Internet; and IBM Software Servers, an integrated series of leading IBM and Lotus software solutions for Internet access, data management and collaborative computing.
At Fall Internet World 1996, IBM Chairman Louis V. Gerstner, Jr., unveils the notion of the "new killer apps," a world of transaction-intensive, networked applications delivered to a world of connected individuals by all of the world's most important institutions.
www.ibm.com /ibm/history/history/year_1996.html   (1159 words)

  
 1996 - Wikimedia Commons
1993 - 1994 - 1995 - 1996 - 1997 - 1998 - 1999
Español: Contenido multimedia relacionado con el año 1996.
Slovenščina: Datoteke, ki se povezujejo z letom 1996.
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/1996   (56 words)

  
 1996 World Series by Baseball Almanac
The 1996 season witnessed what would eventually become the fourth installment of the New York Yankees dynasty.
On October 20, 1996, Andruw Jones became the youngest player, nineteen (19), in World Series history to hit a home run.
One inning later he became only the second player in World Series history, Gene Tenace was the first (1972 World Series), to hit a home run his first two (2) times up in a Series.
baseball-almanac.com /ws/yr1996ws.shtml   (1371 words)

  
 Bureau of Justice Statistics Compendium of Federal Justice Statistics, 1996
During 1996 U.S. attorneys initiated criminal investigations of 97,776 suspects.
Criminal cases were concluded against 61,434 defendants during 1996.
Case processing data for 1996 by Federal district are available in spreadsheet format in the Crime and Justice Electronic Data Abstracts.
www.ojp.usdoj.gov /bjs/abstract/cfjs96.htm   (199 words)

  
 RFC 1996 (rfc1996) - A Mechanism for Prompt Notification of Zone Changes (
RFC 1996 - A Mechanism for Prompt Notification of Zone Changes (DNS NOTIFY)
Network Working Group P. Vixie Request for Comments: 1996 ISC Updates: 1035 August 1996 Category: Standards Track A Mechanism for Prompt Notification of Zone Changes (DNS NOTIFY) Status of this Memo This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements.
Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state and status of this protocol.
www.faqs.org /rfcs/rfc1996.html   (1921 words)

  
 USDOJ: Office of Legal Counsel: 1996 Opinions
The Attorney General may not exempt California's prenatal care program under § 401 of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 because eligibility for, and the recipient's share of the cost of benefits provided by, that program are conditioned on the recipient's income.
This unconstitutional provision is severable from the remainder of the section and statute in which it is contained, so that the section's prohibition against the use of appropriated funds to implement the subject regulation, and its provision that the regulation may not take effect absent authorizing legislation, are both constitutionally enforceable.
Executive privilege may properly be asserted with respect to certain White House Counsel's Office documents that have been subpoenaed by the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight of the House of Representatives in connection with the Committee's investigation of the White House Travel Office matter.
www.usdoj.gov /olc/1996opinions.htm   (2784 words)

  
 1996 Intelligence News
Northboro Man Charged with Multiple Tax Offenses January 24, 1996 -- KOTA is currently awaiting trial on a separate indictment charging him with espionage and with conspiracy to transport stolen property in foreign commerce.
MEMORANDUM FOR CORRESPONDENTS June 28, 1996 -- Today the Department of Defense and the Central Intelligence Agency are releasing declassified documents assembled in a discretionary review of key government materials relating to the cases covered by the Intelligence Oversight Board's (IOB) Guatemala Review.
DOD News Briefing, July 10, 1996, -- Yesterday, at the SASC hearing, Secretary Perry said that U.S. leadership was unaware of the potential power of a 3,000 to 5,000 pound bomb going off in Saudi Arabia.
www.globalsecurity.org /intell/library/news/1996/index.html   (3200 words)

  
 The Caribbean Hurricane Page - 1996 Season
Summary of the 1996 Hurricane Season - NHC Advisory - November 29, 1996
The 1996 hurricane season was much more active than the long term average of six hurricanes, two of which are major.
And hopefully this was the last tropcical system for the 1996 Hurricane Season, since it is supposed to end November 30.
www.stormcarib.com /hurr96.htm   (3485 words)

  
 Bilderberg conference 1996 - 30 May-2 June - Toronto, Canada
His dramatic personal stories are a rare look behind the scenes at how the most powerful secret society in the world has tried to stop one of the most determined men in the world from discovering its secrets.
The veil of secrecy was torn off on May 30, 1996, the first day of the conference, by a front-page story in one of Canada's most widely read and influential newspapers, the Toronto Star.
At 7:45 on the morning of May 30, 1996, 680-NEWS´ legendary radio journalist Dick Smythe, with the biggest metro Toronto audience, carried the following report which was re-aired at intervals as part of their news schedule.
www.bilderberg.org /bildlist.htm   (6345 words)

  
 Amazon.com: 1996: Music: Ryuichi Sakamoto   (Site not responding. Last check: )
"1996", meanwhile, relies on the other side of Sakamoto's musical personality that surfaces most readily in his movie soundtracks - beautiful melodies, nuanced chord and harmonic progression, both exaggerated and latent emotion - in an elegantly arranged piano/cello/violin trio that simply flows from track to track.
Pulling in from Japanese as well as from Brazilian, from Jazz and Bossanova as well as from Classical music, he's scored numerous movies for directors of the stature of Bertolucci, Almodovar, Stone and De Palma and he's collaborated with the likes of Bowie, Sylvian, Caetano Veloso and Bill Laswell among others, along the way.
"1996" compiles newly arranged pieces by the Japanese maestro that will blow you away with their serene beauty and timeless quality.
www.amazon.com /1996-Ryuichi-Sakamoto/dp/B0000015LJ   (1263 words)

  
 Trainspotting (1996)
Brilliantly acted, directed, and written, with a truly rare objectivity that allows each viewer to interpret its story on his/her own terms.
Discuss this title with other users on IMDb message board for Trainspotting (1996)
The reason why this movie is a useless piece of sh***
www.imdb.com /title/tt0117951   (940 words)

  
 Archive of W3C News in 1996
7 May 1996: W3C Announces Release of HTML 3.2: Improving Interoperability of HTML
7 March 1996: The major on-line providers are adopting PICS and PICS-compliant filtering software.
Please see the PICS overview for further information.
www.w3.org /News/1996   (215 words)

  
 CERT Advisory CA-1996-21 TCP SYN Flooding and IP Spoofing Attacks
Carnegie Mellon University does not make any warranty of any kind with respect to freedom from patent, trademark, or copyright infringement.
Copyright 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 Carnegie Mellon University.
10, 1996 Appendix A, #3 - corrected next to last reserved private network number entry.
www.cert.org /advisories/CA-1996-21.html   (2770 words)

  
 NBA.com: Bulls' Record-Setting Season Ends in Victory
After Chicago was eliminated by Orlando in the second round of the 1995 playoffs, Jordan dedicated himself to lifting his team back to championship status.
Seattle responded in 1996 by beating Sacramento, defending champion Houston and Utah in the postseason.
Sonics coach George Karl compared winning an NBA championship to climbing Mt. Everest and called his team's trip to the Finals the equivalent of being at the base camp.
www.nba.com /history/finals/19951996.html   (1608 words)

  
 The Obituary Page - Musicians, Composers and Music Industry 1996
Niccolo Castiglioni (17 Jul 1932 - 7 Sep 1996)
Otto Luening (15 Jun 1900 - 2 Sep 1996)
Ella Fitzgerald (25 Apr 1917 - 15 Jun 1996)
catless.ncl.ac.uk /Obituary/1996/music.html   (1348 words)

  
 HUT Advanced Energy Systems / Publications 1996
The list of publications is divided in the following parts: Radiation Physics, New and Renewable Energy Systems, Laser Physics, Plasma and Fusion Physics, and Other publications.
Proceedings of the III International Workshop on Strong Microwaves in Plasmas, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Aug. 7-14, 1996.
Report at the Ringberg Seminar on Plasma Diagnostics, Ringberg Castle, Germany, Dec. 18-20, 1996.
www.tkk.fi /Units/AES/papers/papers96.htm   (1767 words)

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