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

​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)

4 weeks 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)

4 weeks ago | 0

Legislative Update Marketplace Fairness Act and the Internet Tax Freedom Act

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

4 weeks 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)

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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