VA HB1923 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-2)
Status: Engrossed on January 21 2021 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-02-05 - Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Electric utilities; broadband capacity pilot program. Expands an existing pilot program under which Dominion Energy and Appalachian Power are authorized to provide or make available broadband capacity to Internet service providers in areas of the Commonwealth that are unserved by broadband to include municipal Internet service providers. The current program is restricted to nongovernmental Internet service providers.

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Title

Electric utilities; expands existing broadband capacity pilot program.

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Roll Calls

2021-02-05 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-22 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (Y: 99 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-01-19 - House - House: Reported from Labor and Commerce (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-18 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N) (Y: 11 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-05SenateContinued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
2021-01-25SenateReferred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
2021-01-25SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2021-01-22HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N)
2021-01-22HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
2021-01-21HouseRead second time and engrossed
2021-01-20HouseRead first time
2021-01-19HouseReported from Labor and Commerce (22-Y 0-N)
2021-01-18HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N)
2021-01-14HouseAssigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #3
2021-01-10HouseReferred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
2021-01-10HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101272D

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Bill Comments

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