Broadband Advisory Council; established, report. (SB1336)

Introduced By

Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell) with support from co-patrons Del. Danny Bowling (D-Oakwood), Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News), and Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Broadband Advisory Council. Establishes the Governor's Broadband Advisory Council. The purpose of the Council shall be to advise the Governor on policy and funding priorities to expedite deployment and reduce the cost of broadband access in the Commonwealth. The council shall be staffed by the Office of Telework Promotion and Broadband Assistance. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 095973826
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1336)
01/21/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Read second time
01/26/2009Reading of amendments waived
01/26/2009Committee amendments agreed to
01/26/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1336E
01/26/2009Printed as engrossed 095973826-E
01/27/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Placed on Calendar
02/05/2009Read first time
02/05/2009Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
02/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1336E)
02/16/2009Reported from Science and Technology with amendments (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Read second time
02/19/2009Read third time
02/19/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/19/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/19/2009Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/19/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009House amendments agreed to by Senate (35-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Enrolled
02/28/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1336ER)
02/28/2009Signed by President
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
03/03/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1336ER)
03/30/2009Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/07/2009Placed on Calendar
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 851 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/08/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009G Emergency clause added by Governor's recommendation
04/08/2009G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/08/2009Reenrolled
04/08/2009Reenrolled bill text (SB1336ER2)
04/08/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
04/08/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 852 (effective 4/8/09)
04/08/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0852)
04/14/2009Reenrolled
04/14/2009Reenrolled bill text (SB1336ER2)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 35 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2423.