Telecommunications and Information Technology


NCSL Legislative Summit, Aug. 1-3, 2022

CFI Committee at 2022 Summit

View the list of sessions sponsored by the NCSL Communications, Financial Services and Interstate Commerce (CFI) Committee at the NCSL Legislative Summit in Denver, Colo., Aug. 1-3, 2022.


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Cybersecurity Legislation 2022

The risk of cyberattacks remains high for government and businesses in 2022. At least 40 states and Puerto Rico introduced or considered more than 250 bills or resolutions and 23 states enacted at least 40 bills.



Telecommunications and Information Technology


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Consumer Privacy

At least 34 states and the District of Columbia introduced or considered almost 200 consumer privacy bills in 2022.


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Broadband 2022 Legislation

In the 2022 legislative session, 41 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico have pending and enacted legislation addressing broadband. Sixteen jurisdictions enacted legislation or adopted resolutions.


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Communications, Financial Services and Interstate Commerce

The Communications, Financial Services and Interstate Commerce has jurisdiction over state-federal relations with regard to electronic commerce, banking, insurance, securities and other financial services issues, interstate commerce and taxation of electronic transactions, telecommunications and interstate business activity taxes.


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State 911 Resources

State legislatures are working to improve the operations of public emergency communication services for today's digital mobile society. This webpage provides access to NCSL’s 911 legislation database, as well as year-end summaries of enacted 911 legislation dating back to 2011.