11/26/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/26/2019 17:30
WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet, will convene a hearing titled, 'The Evolution of Next-Generation Technologies: Implementing MOBILE NOW,' at 10:00 a.m. EST on Thursday, December 5, 2019. The hearing will examine the implementation of several mandates required by the Making Opportunities for Broadband Investment and Limiting Excessive and Needless Obstacles to Wireless (MOBILE NOW) Act. Witnesses, including Sioux Falls Mayor Paul TenHaken, will discuss MOBILE NOW's spectrum provisions and the streamlining of broadband infrastructure on federal lands, among other things. Thune is the author of the MOBILE NOW Act, which was signed into law in 2018.
*Witness list subject to change
Thursday, December 5, 2019
10:00 a.m. EST
Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the InternetWitness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on www.commerce.senate.gov.