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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


 Fact Sheets


 From the Washington Watch blog

​NACo Meets with FCC Chairman Wheeler

On April 4, NACo and several other local government groups met with Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler to discuss the... (read more)

10 days ago | 0

​NACo Submits Filing on E-Rate, Telecom Discount Program for Schools and Libraries

​On April 7, NACo filed a letter with the FCC urging them to modernize and streamline the E-Rate program. E-Rate provides discounts to schools... (read more)

10 days ago | 0

​FCC Issues Proposed Rulemaking on Enhanced 911 (E911) and Seeks Comments

​In February, the FCC released its third further notice of proposed rulemaking on the topic of “Wireless E911 Location Accuracy Requirements.”  Currently,... (read more)

10 days ago | 0

FCC Seeks Comment on Increasing Funding for Broadband to Schools and Libraries

​On March 6, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a public notice asking for comment on the Schools and Libraries program, more commonly... (read more)

4 weeks ago | 0

Committee Chair
Commission Chair Lee Bonner
Douglas County, NV

 Committee Info

Yejin Jang​
Associate Legislative Director 


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