HI HB2256 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-1)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2018 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2018-01-26 - Referred to IAC, CPC, referral sheet 8
Pending: House Intrastate Commerce Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Requires a provider of broadband internet access services to be transparent with network management practices, performance, and commercial terms of its broadband internet access services. Prohibits a provider of broadband internet access services from blocking lawful websites, impairing or degrading lawful internet traffic, engaging in paid prioritization, or interfering with or disadvantaging users of broadband internet access services. Requires an applicant of a broadband-related permit seeking a state-granted or county-granted right to attach small cell or other broadband wireless communication devices to utility poles to comply with certain practices.

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Relating To Broadband Service.



2018-01-26HouseReferred to IAC, CPC, referral sheet 8
2018-01-24HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2018-01-22HousePending introduction.

Same As/Similar To

SB2644 (Same As) 2018-03-12 - Re-referred to IAC, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 38


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