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TNSB0490IntroAs introduced, specifies that an applicant shall be deemed by the Tennessee regulatory authority to have satisfied all of the requirements necessary for approval of a state-issued certificate of franchise authority if the applicant has provided fiber...
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB0489IntroAs introduced, authorizes municipalities operating an electric plant to provide telecommunication services, including broadband internet access, in geographical areas both within and outside of the electric plant's service area. - Amends TCA Title 4;...
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB0494IntroAs introduced, authorizes a municipal electric to provide cable service, two-way video transmission, video programming, and internet services outside its service area. - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 52.
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB2850IntroAs introduced, requires the public utility commission to post on its website in a manner accessible to the general public an electronic copy of the most recent annual report to the general assembly and governor on all matters relating to the commissi...
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB1987IntroAs introduced, requires a cooperative to provide written notice to other cooperatives supplying cable, video, or broadband services to customers in the service area of any new construction or development of the dates on which open trenching will be a...
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2020-03-10
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB2133IntroAs introduced, removes provision that requires TACIR to report to the chairs of the commerce committee of the house of representatives and commerce and labor committee of the senate by January 1, 2021, on the impact of the Competitive Wireless Broadb...
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2020-03-10
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB2086IntroAs introduced, adds to those receiving the TACIR report on the impact of the Competitive Wireless Broadband Investment, Deployment, and Safety Act of 2018 by January 1, 2021, the speaker of the senate and the speaker of the house of representatives. ...
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2020-03-06
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNHB2150IntroAs introduced, removes provision that requires TACIR to report to the chairs of the commerce committee of the house of representatives and commerce and labor committee of the senate by January 1, 2021, on the impact of the Competitive Wireless Broadb...
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2020-03-05
Withdrawn.
TNHB2662FailAs introduced, requires a cooperative to provide written notice to other cooperatives supplying cable, video, or broadband services to customers in the service area of any new construction or development of the dates on which open trenching will be a...
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2020-02-26
Failed for lack of motion in: Utilities Subcommittee
TNSB1564IntroAs introduced, makes it an unfair or deceptive act under the Consumer Protection Act of 1977, for cell phone service providers to fail to provide an existing customer with a written summary of charges to sign before entering into a new or modified pl...
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2020-02-19
Withdrawn.
TNHB2318IntroAs introduced, adds to those receiving the TACIR report on the impact of the Competitive Wireless Broadband Investment, Deployment, and Safety Act of 2018 by January 1, 2021, the speaker of the senate and the speaker of the house of representatives. ...
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2020-02-06
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB2401IntroAs introduced, requires the public utility commission to post on its website in a manner accessible to the general public an electronic copy of the most recent annual report to the general assembly and governor on all matters relating to the commissi...
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2020-02-06
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNSB0079IntroAs introduced, authorizes a municipal electric plant to provide Internet and certain other services outside its service area. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 7 and Title 65.
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2019-04-02
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0969IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Neutrality and Internet Consumer Protection Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 10; Title 12; Title 65; Title 67 and Title 68.
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2019-03-19
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNHB1060FailAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Neutrality and Internet Consumer Protection Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 10; Title 12; Title 65; Title 67 and Title 68.
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2019-03-13
Failed in s/c Utilities Subcommittee of Commerce Committee
TNHB0819IntroAs introduced, authorizes a municipal electric to provide cable service, two-way video transmission, video programming, and internet services outside its service area. - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 52.
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2019-03-06
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Utilities Subcommittee of Commerce Committee
TNHB0821IntroAs introduced, authorizes municipalities operating an electric plant to provide telecommunication services, including broadband internet access, in geographical areas both within and outside of the electric plant's service area. - Amends TCA Title 4;...
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2019-03-06
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Utilities Subcommittee of Commerce Committee
TNHB0820IntroAs introduced, specifies that an applicant shall be deemed by the Tennessee regulatory authority to have satisfied all of the requirements necessary for approval of a state-issued certificate of franchise authority if the applicant has provided fiber...
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2019-03-06
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Utilities Subcommittee of Commerce Committee
TNSB1036IntroAs introduced, lowers from 10 Mbps to 9 Mbps the minimum download speed at which projects deploying broadband services must meet in order to be awarded grants under the broadband accessibility grant program. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 65 and Title 6...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1037IntroAs introduced, lowers from 5 percent to 4 percent the limit at which the expenses incurred by the department of economic and community development to administer the broadband accessibility grant program must not exceed from the total amount appropria...
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2019-03-05
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNHB0130IntroAs introduced, authorizes a municipal electric plant to provide Internet and certain other services outside its service area. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 7 and Title 65.
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2019-02-27
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Utilities Subcommittee of Commerce Committee
TNHB0580IntroAs introduced, lowers from 5 percent to 4 percent the limit at which the expenses incurred by the department of economic and community development to administer the broadband accessibility grant program must not exceed from the total amount appropria...
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2019-02-07
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB0581IntroAs introduced, lowers from 10 Mbps to 9 Mbps the minimum download speed at which projects deploying broadband services must meet in order to be awarded grants under the broadband accessibility grant program. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 65 and Title 6...
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2019-02-07
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
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