Two broadband bills (HF3527 and HF4180) to be discussed April 12 in the MN House

Here is the Hearing Announcement from the House Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance. I’ve included links to the bill announcements for more information. I will plan to attend to take notes and hopefully livestream. (April 12 is also the Broadband Day on the Hill.)

Committee:
Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance

Date/Time/Location:
Thursday, April 12, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Basement State Office Building

Committee Chair:
Rep. Pat Garofalo

Agenda:

HF3527 (Layman)
Broadband grant program funding provided, and money appropriated.

HF4180 (Garofalo)
Satellite broadband providers made eligible for grants.

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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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