Telecommunications & Technology Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to telecommunications and technology policy, including, but not limited to, the county role as a telecommunications regulator, service provider, and consumer, cable services technology and im​​​​plementation, information technology development and implementation, information technology innovation, e-governance, and geo-spatial data collection and utilization.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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 From the Washington Watch blog

​Potential Action on MITFA after November Elections

The Marketplace and Internet Tax Fairness Act (MITFA) (S. 2609), which would combine two important county priorities, currently stands ready for floor action... (read more)

6 weeks ago | 0

​FCC Releases Order on Text-to-911

On August 13, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released an Order that requires commercial mobile radio service (CMRS) providers (i.e. cell phone... (read more)

6 weeks ago | 0

​Senate Introduces Bill that Combines the Marketplace Fairness Act and Internet Tax Freedom Act

On July 15, Sens. Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.), Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.), Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Mark Pryor... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

FCC Announces $100 Million for Rural Broadband Projects

​On July 14, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released their report and order on rural broadband experiments and outlined a budget of... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

Committee Chair
Commissioner Joe Briggs
Cascade County, MT​

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Yejin Jang​
Associate Legislative Director 


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