2020 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Lewis
Broadband Authority VATI Eligibility (language only)

Item 114 #1s

Item 114 #1s

Commerce and Trade
Department of Housing and Community Development


Page 100, line 7, after "private sector" insert ", public utility, non-profit organization, public authority, or local government".

Page 100, line 13, strike "the private sector" and insert "an eligible party cited above".

Page 100, line 16, strike "the private sector" and insert "an eligible party".

Page 101, line 1, strike "and" and insert ", representatives from local governments, and".

Page 101, line 13, after "models" insert "and public or non-profit models".


(This amendment would enable a broadband authority, or other public body or non-profit organization to be eligible to receive Virginia Telecommunication Initiative (VATI) funds and also be the broadband service provider.)