Broadband services; prohibited features. (HB705)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas) 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 services; prohibited features. Prohibits a provider of broadband services from offering or renewing services to consumers within any locality in the Commonwealth in which certain media is throttled, blocked, or prioritized on the basis of its content, format, host address, or source. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2018Committee
01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104542D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/12/2018Impact statement from DHCD (HB705)
01/18/2018Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2
02/06/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 0-N)
02/13/2018Left in Commerce and Labor