CS/HB 1239: Broadband Internet Infrastructure
GENERAL BILL by Ways and Means Committee ; Tomkow ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Morales ; Toledo
Broadband Internet Infrastructure; Requires municipal electric utilities to ensure their broadband provider rates & fees meet certain requirements; requires pole replacement to be completed within specified timeframe; prohibits utilities from requiring broadband provider to comply with attachment specifications that exceed specified safety levels; authorizes municipal electric utilities & broadband providers to negotiate agreements or renegotiate existing agreements & to petition court after specified timeframe if unable to reach agreement.
Last Action: 4/9/2021 House - CS Filed
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
• Referred to Ways & Means Committee
• Referred to Commerce Committee
• Now in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Added to Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
• Reported out of Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
• Now in Ways & Means Committee
• Added to Ways & Means Committee agenda
• Favorable with CS by Ways & Means Committee
• Reported out of Ways & Means Committee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
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