2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 313
'Broadband Investment Equity Act'; provide regulation of competition between public and private providers of communications service
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to local government, so as to repeal Chapter 90, relating to the "Local Government Cable Fair Competition Act of 1999"; to enact the "Broadband Investment Equity Act" to provide for regulation of competition between public providers of communications service and private providers of such service; to provide for a short title; to provide for definitions; to provide for authorization to public providers to deliver communications services and invest capital in facilities designed to provide communications services; to provide for the applicability of the public records and public meetings laws; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/23/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/19/2012 - Senate Hopper