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)

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​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)

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​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)

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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)

3 weeks ago | 0

Committee Chair
Commission Chair Lee Bonner
Douglas County, NV

 Committee Info

Yejin Jang​
Associate Legislative Director 


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