|b The board of supervisors of a county may acquire, construct, improve, and maintain broadband infrastructure and operate broadband internet access service and any telecommunications services necessary to obtain federal or state support for the acquisition, construction, improvement, or maintenance of broadband infrastructure or operation of broadband internet access service||Congress|
|2 of title 15, Code of Federal Regulations relating to crude oil shall have no force or effect||281|
|5 Any job order contractor that is selected to construct a project pursuant to this subdivision shall possess or obtain sufficient bonding to cover the contract amount for construction services and risk and liability insurance as the office, or an entity, including the Department of Transportation, assigned by the office to construct the statewide open-access middle-mile broadband network, or a portion of the broadband network, may require||Withdrawal of the United States from the NAFTA a Withdrawal of approval Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the approval of the NAFTA by the Congress provided for in section 101 a of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act shall cease to be effective beginning on the date that is six months after the date of the enactment of this Act|
|5 The project applicant agrees to comply with all conditions otherwise authorized by law, imposed by the planning department of a city or county as part of a local agency permit process, that are required to mitigate potential impacts of the proposed project, and to comply with the Keene-Nejedly California Wetlands Preservation Act Chapter 7 commencing with Section 5810 of Division 5 , the California Endangered Species Act Chapter 1||2 to, the Public Utilities Code, relating to communications, and making an appropriation therefor, to take effect immediately, bill related to the budget|
|2 and shall include information specified in Section 914||b 1 A The goal of the Broadband Infrastructure Grant Account is, no later than December 31, 2026, to approve funding for infrastructure projects that will provide broadband access to no less than 98 percent of California households in each consortia region, as identified by the commission on or before January 1, 2022|
|The bill would require all state agencies to work in cooperation to expedite the delivery and permitting of the broadband network||The commission shall be responsible for achieving the goals of the program|
|12 The commission may require each infrastructure grant applicant to indicate steps taken to first obtain any available funding from the Connect America Fund program or similar federal public programs that fund broadband infrastructure||Permitting qualified current and retired law enforcement officers to carry firearms in certain Federal facilities Section 930 of title 18, United States Code, is amended— 1 in subsection d — A in paragraph 2 , by striking or at the end; B in paragraph 3 , by striking the period at the end and inserting or; and C by adding at the end the following:|
We love educating Americans about how their government works too! The bill would require each entity that receives funding or financing for a project pursuant to the CASF program to report specified information monthly to the commission, and for the commission to post that information on its internet website.
Crude oil exports a Repeal of Presidential authority To restrict oil exports 1 In general Section 103 of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act 42 U.
b Repeal of limitations on exports of oil 1 In general Section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act 30 U.
Existing law requires the director to, among other things, provide technology direction to agency and department chief information officers to ensure the integration of statewide technology initiatives.
c NAFTA defined In this section, the term NAFTA means the North American Free Trade Agreement entered into between the United States, Canada, and Mexico on December 17, 1992.
The bill would require moneys in the Broadband Public Housing Account to be available for grants and loans to low-income communities to finance projects to connect broadband networks that offer free broadband service for residents of low-income communities.
7 An entity that is not a telephone corporation shall be eligible to apply to participate in the program administered by the commission pursuant to this section to provide access to broadband to an unserved household, if the entity otherwise meets the eligibility requirements and complies with program requirements established by the commission.
Such ban may be renewed for additional periods during the period of national emergency.
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This paragraph does not authorize the commission to reject a grant application on the basis that an applicant failed to seek project funding from the Connect America Fund program or another similar federal public program.
|On or before April 1, 2023, and biennially thereafter, the commission shall conduct a fiscal and performance audit of the implementation and effectiveness of the California Advanced Services Fund to ensure that funds have been expended in accordance with the approved terms of the grant awards and loan agreements pursuant to Section 281 or 281||912|
|185 is amended— A by striking subsection u ; and B by redesignating subsections v through y as subsections u through x , respectively||2, and 914|
|5 In reviewing a project application under this subdivision, the commission shall consider the availability of other funding sources for that project, any financial contribution from the broadband service provider to the project, the availability of any other public or private broadband adoption or deployment program, including tax credits and other incentives, and whether the applicant has sought funding from, or participated in, any reasonably available program||Other We hope to make GovTrack more useful to policy professionals like you|
|156 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES January 6, 2015 Mr||An eligible consortium may include, as specified by the commission, representatives of organizations, including, but not limited to, local and regional government, public safety, elementary and secondary education, health care, libraries, postsecondary education, community-based organizations, tourism, parks and recreation, agricultural, business, workforce organizations, and air pollution control or air quality management districts, and is not required to have as its lead fiscal agent an entity with a certificate of public convenience and necessity|
|us is an independent website tracking the status of legislation in the United States Congress and helping you participate in government||5 commencing with Section 2050 of Division 3 of the Fish and Game Code , as applicable, other applicable state laws, and all applicable federal laws|
|An act to amend Sections 6547||Existing law requires the commission to develop, implement, and administer the California Advanced Services Fund CASF program to encourage deployment of high-quality advanced communications services to all Californians that will promote economic growth, job creation, and the substantial social benefits of advanced information and communications technologies|
|Any infrastructure built to connect a household or property with funds provided under this paragraph shall become the property of, and part of, the network of the facility-based broadband provider to which it is connected||b Notification of withdrawal On the date of the enactment of this Act, the President shall provide to the Governments of Canada and Mexico written notice of withdrawal of the United States from the NAFTA in accordance with Article 2205 of the NAFTA|
|The bill would require the office to retain a California based nonprofit entity as a third-party administrator to manage the development, acquisition, construction, maintenance, and operation of the broadband network, and to submit annually a report to the budget committees of the Legislature on the broadband network, as specified||f Presidential ban 1 Authority The President may, subject to paragraph 2 , impose a ban on the export of crude oil from the United States for a period of not more than 90 days during a period of national emergency|
|d 1 The commission shall transfer the moneys received by the commission from the surcharge the commission may impose pursuant to paragraph 3 to fund the accounts to the Controller for deposit into the California Advanced Services Fund||Existing law similarly authorizes a municipal utility district and a public utility district to acquire, construct, own, operate, control, or use works for supplying the inhabitants of the district with specified services, including a means of communication|
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