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

Legislative Update Marketplace Fairness Act and the Internet Tax Freedom ActNew

​Measure (S. 2609) introduced in Senate that addresses both the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA) and the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA)​ On... (read more)

3 days ago | 0

Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act Passes House Judiciary Committee

​On June 18, the House Judiciary Committee marked up and passed H.R. 3086, the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (PITFA), by a... (read more)

6 weeks ago | 0

​FCC Names County Representatives to Intergovernmental Advisory Committee

On June 6, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced members of the FCC’s Intergovernmental Advisory Committee (IAC) for the 2014-2016 term. The... (read more)

6 weeks ago | 0

​USDA Announces Grants for Broadband, Rural Distance Learning and Transition to Digital TV

On May 22, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Utility Service announced that it is accepting applications for grants to enhance... (read more)

2 months ago | 0

Committee Chair
Commissioner Joe Briggs
Cascade County, MT​

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Yejin Jang​
Associate Legislative Director 


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