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TELECOMMUNICATIONS

See also CABLE TELEVISION SYSTEMS; TELEGRAPH COMPANIES; TELEPHONE CALLS; TELEPHONES

Access to stored communications, see under DATABASES

Access, school districts, see Telecommunications under SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Accessible electronic information services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.52, 2016 248.061, 2016 248.062

Advertising, solicitation of business, included activities, income and franchise taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 290.015

Air-to-ground radiotelephone service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.669

Ancillary services, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

Bids and bidding, electronic methods, municipalities, Minn. Statutes 2016 471.345

Broadband services

Border-to-border development grant program, Minn. Statutes 2016 116J.395, 2016 116J.396

Broadband Development Office, Minn. Statutes 2016 116J.39

Commercial shared services providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.681

Data collection, Minn. Statutes 2016 116J.397

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2016 116J.394

Fiber collaboration database, Minn. Statutes 2016 161.462

Infrastructure development, coordination, Minn. Statutes 2016 116J.391

Maps, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2016 116J.397

Nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2016 617.261

Universal access and high speed, state goals, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.012

Bundled transactions, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

Cable systems, see CABLE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS

Carriers, see Telecommunications carriers under this topic

Cities, joint ventures, telecommunications services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.19

Commercial shared services providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.681

Communication disabilities, persons with, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.50 to 2016 237.56

Competitive services, voice services, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Complaints, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.411

Conference bridging service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

Cooperatives, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.065, 2016 237.082, 2016 308A.210

Costs, see Telecommunications under SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Criminal justice communications network, see CRIMINAL JUSTICE INFORMATION SYSTEM (CJIS)

Definitions

Call location information, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.82, 2016 237.83

Person with communication disabilities, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.50

Telecommunications services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Telephone and telegraph companies, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Traffic regulations, Minn. Statutes 2016 169.011, 2016 169.475

Detailed telecommunications billing service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

Direct broadcast satellite systems (DBS)

City councils, duties, Minn. Statutes 2016 272.02

County boards, duties, Minn. Statutes 2016 272.02

Multiple dwellings, access to, see under CABLE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS

Property taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2016 272.02

Direct satellite services, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

E-mail, see E-MAIL

Easements, state lands, Minn. Statutes 2016 16B.26

Electronic data transmission, see ELECTRONIC DATA TRANSMISSION

Electronic licensing, Natural Resources Department, Minn. Statutes 2016 84.027

Emergency systems, see EMERGENCY TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS

Equipment

Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in, Minn. Statutes 2016 325E.386

Sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.68

Fax machines, see FAX MACHINES

Federal taxes, exclusion from sales price, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

Fiber collaboration database, Minn. Statutes 2016 161.462

Fiber optic cable, see under POLES AND WIRES

Fines, telecommunications carriers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.74

Fixed satellite regional or national program service facilities, Minn. Statutes 2016 272.02

Fraud

Civil lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.73

Criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2016 609.893

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2016 609.892, 2016 609.893

Misdemeanor, Minn. Statutes 2016 609.893

Home care services, telehomecare, Minn. Statutes 2016 256B.0653

Industrial development projects, see Projects under INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICTS

Information and Telecommunications Institute, Minn. Statutes 2016 15.97

Infrastructure improvements, telephone companies, alternative regulation plan investment commitments, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.761

Interactive television, see under TELEVISION

Interception, see WIRETAPPING

Internet service providers, see under INTERNET

Intervention, attorney general, Minn. Statutes 2016 8.33

Intrastate call routing, prohibitions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.131

Investigations, charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.411

Lawsuits, wireless service providers, disclosure of call location information, cause of action limitations, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.82, 2016 237.83

Lines

Crossing or paralleling railroad rights of way, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.045

Maintenance, wetlands replacement, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2016 103G.2241

Wire crossing or paralleling utility lines, rules, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.04

Maintenance and servicing, state contracts and agreements, Minn. Statutes 2016 299A.01

Medical Practice Board, licensure, interviews, Minn. Statutes 2016 147.03

Mobile telecommunications services

Nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2016 617.261

Radio common carriers, mobile services defined as, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.669

Modem transmissions, see ELECTRONIC DATA TRANSMISSION

Nationwide police communication system, Minn. Statutes 2016 299D.03

Networks, see Telecommunications networks under this topic

Nonvisual technology access standards, Minn. Statutes 2016 16C.145

Orders, disconnect orders, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.73

Police-operated broadcasting stations, counties, duties regarding, Minn. Statutes 2016 373.041

Postpaid calling service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.669

Prepaid calling service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.669

Prepaid wireless calling services

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.52

Sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.669

Privacy of communications, see WIRETAPPING

Private communication service, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.669

Private shared services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.681

Providers, see Telecommunications carriers under this topic

Public rights-of-way, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.162, 2016 237.163, 2016 237.81

Public safety radio communication system, see ALLIED RADIO MATRIX FOR EMERGENCY RESPONSE (ARMER)

Public schools

Districts, see Telecommunications under SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Generally, see Telecommunications under SCHOOLS (K-12)

Radio, see RADIO

Registration, wholesale transport providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.132

Satellite broadcasting services

Contractors, Minn. Statutes 2016 326B.31

Direct broadcast satellite systems (DBS), see same under this topic

First class cities, television signal distribution systems, Minn. Statutes 2016 465.70

Installers, Minn. Statutes 2016 326B.31, 2016 326B.33

Intercepting, Minn. Statutes 2016 626A.02, 2016 626A.13

School districts, see Telecommunications under SCHOOL DISTRICTS

State agencies, state information infrastructure, Minn. Statutes 2016 16E.18

State goals, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.011, 2016 237.082

State telecommunications facilities, MN.IT Services Office, duties, Minn. Statutes 2016 16E.17

Telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDDs), see Communication devices for persons with communication disabilities under TELEPHONES

Telecommunication relay services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.50 to 2016 237.56, 2016 595.02

Telecommunications carriers

Agreements by, expanding calling areas, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.414

Bundled services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.626

Charges and rates

Basic local services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Business customers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.411

Directory assistance, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.155

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.74

Promotions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.626

Rate-of-return requirements, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035, 2016 237.16

State government pricing plans, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.066

Surcharges, telecommunication access for persons with communication disabilities, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.52

Third-party service, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.665

Competitive market regulation, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Competitive services, charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Complaint proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.411, 2016 237.74

Cost studies, incremental cost studies, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.626

Customers, incorrect directory assistance credit notice, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.155

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Discrimination

Prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.09, 2016 237.74

Promotions, exception, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.626

Dispute resolution, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.078

Earnings investigations, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035, 2016 237.16

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035

Financial requirements, Minn. Statutes 2016 403.11

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.74

Interexchange services and facilities, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01, 2016 237.16

Intrastate call routing, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.131

Local exchange carriers

Consumer protection, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Directory assistance credit, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.155

Petition for regulation as competitive service providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Local exchange services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01, 2016 237.035, 2016 237.16

911 service

Liability protection, Minn. Statutes 2016 403.163

Not providing, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2016 325F.991

Nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2016 617.261

Notice given, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.155

Payments by, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.16, 2016 237.74

Payments to emergency telecommunications service account, Minn. Statutes 2016 403.11

Prohibited practices, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035, 2016 237.121

Promotions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.626

Property, depreciation and amortization requirements, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035, 2016 237.16

Regulation, generally, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035, 2016 237.74

Reports, Minn. Statutes 2016 403.11

Telephone company regulations, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035

Telephone services

Bundled services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.626

Competitive markets, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Promotions, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.626

Universal service fund, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035, 2016 237.16, 2016 237.435

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.035, 2016 237.121, 2016 237.411, 2016 237.46, 2016 237.74

Wholesale transport providers

Contracts with unregistered providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.131

Limitations of services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Telecommunications networks

Interstate information networks, access to data, Minn. Statutes 2016 13.46

Minnesota network for telecommunications (MNET), Minn. Statutes 2016 16E.18

Nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2016 617.261

Nonvisual technology access standards, Minn. Statutes 2016 16C.145

Telecommunications services, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61, 2016 297A.668, 2016 297A.669

Telecommunications services

Customer market, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Voice over Internet Protocol (VOIP) services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

Wholesale transport providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Telecommunications systems

Personal property taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2016 272.02

Real property, property taxes, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2016 272.03

Teleconferencing services, telephone company regulations, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.59

Telemedicine systems, see under HEALTH CARE

Television, see TELEVISION

Third-party service, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.665

Vertical services, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

Video programming services, commercial shared services providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.681

Violations and penalties, telecommunications carriers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.411, 2016 237.74

Voice mail services, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2016 297A.61

Wholesale transport services

Contracts with unregistered providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.131

Limitations of services, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.01

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.132

Wireless communications devices, traffic regulations, Minn. Statutes 2016 169.011, 2016 169.475

Wireless service contracts, armed forces members on active service, cancellation, Minn. Statutes 2016 325G.54

Wireless service providers, call location information, providing in emergencies, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.82, 2016 237.83

Wireless telephone numbers, privacy, Minn. Statutes 2016 325E.317, 2016 325E.318

Wireless voice services, competitive service providers, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.025

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