Policy Brief: Congress Passes Broadband DATA Act

Washington, DC (March 20, 2020) –¬†On March 10, 2020, Congress passed the Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability (DATA) Act, which set the stage for a sweeping reform on how broadband data is collected, verified, and mapped by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and builds¬†upon the Digital Opportunity Data Collection (DODC) report and order that the FCC adopted in August …