AG Knudsen supports bill to ban TikTok in Montana


On Monday Montana Attorney General Austin Knudsen announced his support of Senate Bill 419, which would prohibit Chinese-owned TikTok from being downloaded on devices in Montana. TikTok collects user data that could be shared with the Chinese Communist Party, infringing on Montanans' right to privacy, and promotes dangerous content to minors.

The bill, sponsored by Sen. Shelly Vance (R-Belgrade), passed the Senate Business, Labor, and Economic Affairs Committee on Monday by a seven to three vote following testimony from Montana Department of Justice representatives.

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