Broadband and other telecommunications services; provision by localities. (SB308)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Broadband and other telecommunications services; provision by localities. Expands the area within which a locality may provide broadband and other services to the zone within 100 miles of the geographic boundaries of its electric distribution system. Current law limits a locality to the area within 75 miles of its electric distribution system. The bill updates the baseline year for determining the extent of a locality's electric distribution system from March 1, 2002, to March 1, 2012. The bill also makes technical changes. Read the Bill »

Status

01/21/2014: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102748D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/21/2014Passed by indefinitely in Local Government (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)