2007 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegates Taylor, Ali, Barkley, Barve, Benson, Bronrott, Burns, Feldman, Gutierrez, Holmes, Hucker, Kaiser, Kelly, N. King, Lee, Montgomery, Myers, Oaks, Ramirez, Rice, Ross, Vaughn, and Walker
Public Service Commission - Broadband Internet Service


Requiring the Public Service Commission to adopt regulations requiring broadband providers to submit specified reports at specified times to the Commission on the deployment of specified broadband services to the public; specifying the required contents of the reports; requiring the Commission to publish the reports on the Commission's website; stating the intent of the General Assembly; and defining specified terms.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Nancy J. King, District 39
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Computers -see also- Electronic Commerce; Electronic Govmnt.
Electronic Government
Public Information
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Telecommunications -see also- Telephones

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 5-107 , 5-108 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered