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AB 980 (Wood) Department of Transportation: broadband: fiber optic cables: priority areas.

Position:Watch
Status:Policy Committees
Summary:

Current law requires the Department of Transportation to notify companies and organizations working on broadband deployment on its Internet Web site of specified department-led highway construction projects and authorizes those companies and organizations to collaborate with the department to install broadband conduits as part of those projects. This bill would require the department, as part of those projects that are located in priority areas, as defined, to install broadband conduits capable of supporting fiber optic communication cables.

More Info:Legislative Website Info
Last Updated:April 13, 2017