S.2385 - Broadband Internet for Small Ports Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Introduced 07/31/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2385 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/31/2019)
Broadband Internet for Small Ports Act
This bill requires the Department of Agriculture, when distributing funds for broadband deployment, to give priority to projects for small ports and projects on cropland or ranchland.
In addition, a recipient of such rural broadband buildout funding must provide certain geolocation information as a condition of receiving the funds.