Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022
referred to internet and technology
|Mar 12, 2021
referred to internet and technology
Senate Bill S5626
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Internet And Technology Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S5626 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S5626 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5626 SPONSOR: MARTUCCI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the economic development law, in relation to directing the empire state development corporation to publish and maintain a map reflecting the aggregation of information broadband providers are submitting in the ongoing FCC mapping proceeding PURPOSE: This bill will allow ESDC to work with the Federal Government to once and for all accurately map areas of broadband deficiency so underserved or unserved areas can be addressed SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Defines key terms relating to the Broadband mapping program Section 2. Authorizes and directs ESDC to develop a statewide broadband
2021-S5626 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5626 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 12, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MARTUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Internet and Technology AN ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to directing the empire state development corporation to publish and maintain a map reflecting the aggregation of information broadband providers are submitting in the ongoing FCC mapping proceeding THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The economic development law is amended by adding a new article 23 to read as follows: ARTICLE 23 BROADBAND MAPPING PROGRAM SECTION 450. BROADBAND MAPPING PROGRAM. § 450. BROADBAND MAPPING PROGRAM. 1. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: (A) "BROADBAND PROVIDER" MEANS A PROVIDER OF FIXED OR MOBILE BROADBAND INTERNET ACCESS SERVICE AND INCLUDES ANY ENTITY REQUIRED TO PROVIDE THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT WITH INFORMATION ON FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION FORM 477 OR AS PART OF THE FEDERAL DIGITAL OPPORTUNITY DATA COLLECTION PROGRAM OR A PROVIDER OF SATELLITE-BASED BROADBAND INTERNET ACCESS SERVICE THAT HAS BEEN DESIGNATED AS AN ELIGIBLE TELECOMMUNICATIONS CARRIER PURSUANT TO 47 U.S.C. § 214(E)(6) FOR ANY PORTION OF NEW YORK. (B) "CHIEF ADVISOR" MEANS THE BROADBAND PROGRAM OFFICE ASSISTANT VICE- PRESIDENT OF INNOVATION AND BROADBAND. (C) "MAP" MEANS THE STATEWIDE BROADBAND AVAILABILITY MAP DEVELOPED AND MAINTAINED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE. 2. THE EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION SHALL, IN COORDINATION WITH THE CHIEF ADVISOR, DEVELOP A STATEWIDE BROADBAND AVAILABILITY MAP INDICATING BROADBAND COVERAGE, INCLUDING MAXIMUM BROADBAND SPEEDS AVAIL- ABLE IN SERVICE TERRITORIES IN NEW YORK. THE EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND THE CHIEF ADVISOR SHALL PROVIDE THE INITIAL MAP BY JULY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO, OR AS SOON AS PRACTICABLE, AND SHALL UPDATE THE MAP AT LEAST ANNUALLY.
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