S.2344 - Broadband Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI] (Introduced 07/30/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/30/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2344 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/30/2019)
Broadband Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2019
This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to make financing available for the construction and deployment of broadband infrastructure through a broadband infrastructure finance and innovation program.
Specifically, the bill provides a means for communities and public-private partnerships to apply for low-interest secured loans, lines of credit, or loan guarantees to finance broadband infrastructure investments.