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2021-05-14 House JournalFull Journal pdf
2021-05-14 House Journal Page 1068 SJR 13 The Community & Regional Affairs Committee considered: CS FOR SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 13(CRA) Supporting broadband deployment in the state; recognizing the benefits of broadband; urging facilitation of broadband 2021-05-14 House Journal Page 1069 deployment; urging engagement with stakeholders; urging the development of a temporary centralized, technology-neutral broadband and Internet access working group in the state; urging the United States Congress to include broadband in 2021 federal infrastructure legislation; urging broadband providers to use savings from federal infrastructure legislation to provide broadband service at a reduced rate to the state and its political subdivisions; and urging the Alaska delegation in Congress to advocate for flexible broadband funding parameters. and recommends it be replaced with: HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 13(CRA) (same title) The report was signed by Representatives Hannan and Schrage, Co- chairs, with the following individual recommendations: Do pass (4): Drummond, Patkotak, Hannan, Schrage No recommendation (1): Prax The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSJR 13(CRA): 1. Zero, Senate Community & Regional Affairs Committee CSSJR 13(CRA) was referred to the Rules Committee.