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Title
Public Utilities - Telephone Companies - Wired Broadband (Wired Broadband Act of 2017)
Sponsored by
Delegates Fisher, Clark, S. Howard, Mautz, W. Miller, Morgan, and Sophocleus
Status
In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Requiring a specified telephone company to provide and maintain wired broadband service or pay the cost of providing wired broadband service to the Rural Broadband Assistance Fund; requiring the Public Service Commission, to the extent authorized under federal law, to cooperate with the Federal Communications Commission on efforts to promote universal wired broadband access in the State; and requiring the Commission to make a specified annual report and recommendations to the General Assembly on or before January 31 each year.
Committees
Original:
Economic Matters  
Details
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0613 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
History
Legislation History
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/10/2017
Legislative Date
2/10/2017
Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/10/2017
Legislative Date
2/10/2017
Action
Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Vote - House - Committee - Economic Matters
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
3/16/2017
Legislative Date
3/16/2017
Action
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
House 2/10/2017 2/10/2017 First Reading Economic Matters
House 2/10/2017 2/10/2017 Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.
Text - First - Public Utilities - Telephone Companies - Wired Broadband (Wired Broadband Act of 2017)
Vote - House - Committee - Economic Matters
House 3/16/2017 3/16/2017 Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
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Subjects
Statutes
(   8-701 through 8-704 )
Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:32 PM