HI SB917 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-29 - Referred to GVO, WAM.
Pending: Senate Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Establishes the broadband infrastructure grant program to award grants to applicants to extend deployment of infrastructure used to provide broadband service to unserved areas of the State. Amends the Hawaii technology loan revolving fund to change it to the Hawaii broadband infrastructure fund, including the types of funds deposited into the fund. Authorizes the issuance of general obligation bonds for the broadband infrastructure grant program.

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Relating To Broadband Service Infrastructure.



2021-01-29SenateReferred to GVO, WAM.
2021-01-25SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

HB1191 (Same As) 2021-04-21 - Conference Committee Meeting will reconvene on Thursday 04-22-21 11:05AM in conference room CR 325.


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