Legislative Management met in Bismarck May 28 to select interim studies and assign them to committees. The following studies have been identified as relevant to TechND:
1018 – Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Regulation: Study of the future administration and regulation of the unmanned aircraft system industry in North Dakota, including beyond visual line of sight unmanned aircraft system.
1021 – IT Unification: Study of ITD’s transition to the run-grow-transform model and the information technology unification initiative. The study must include a review of changes in fees, services, operations, processes, and systems.
1485 – Data Privacy: Study of protections, enforcement and remedies regarding the disclosure of consumers’ personal data. The study must include a review of privacy laws of other states and applicable federal law.
2015 – Legacy Fund Earnings: Study of the potential uses of legacy fund earnings, including the use of earnings to provide tax relief, provide for reinvestment of legacy fund earnings, fund research and technological advancements, promote economic growth and diversification, and promote workforce development and career and technical education.
3004 – Blockchain Technology in State Government: Study of the potential benefit value of blockchain technology implementation and utilization in state government administration and affairs.
To view a complete list of interim studies, click here.