2019-2020 Regular Session - SB 459
Public Utilities and Public Transportation and State Government; funding for the deployment of certain communications services throughout this state; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Titles 46 and 50 of the O.C.G.A., relating to public utilities and public transportation and state government, respectively, so as to provide funding for the deployment of certain communications services throughout this state; to change certain provisions relating to the Universal Access Fund so as to modernize such Act and to provide for a certain portion of such fund to be used for the deployment of broadband services in unserved areas; to provide for limitations and sunset provisions; to change certain provisions relating to Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative to provide for such funding awards; to provide for related matters; to provide effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/28/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/27/2020 - Senate Hopper