30th Legislature(2017-2018)

Bill History/Action for 30th Legislature


BILL: HJR 14 SHORT TITLE: FCC: INCREASE RURAL HEALTH CARE BUDGET
BILL VERSION:
CURRENT STATUS: (H) RLS STATUS DATE: 03/24/17
SPONSOR(S): REPRESENTATIVE(S) EDGMON, Fansler, Tuck, Kito

TITLE: Urging the Federal Communications Commission to increase the Rural Health Care Program budget sufficiently to adjust for inflation, advances in technology and the services available with increased broadband, and the increase in demand for broadband-based services and provide for any unused funds to be carried forward to future funding years, ensuring that rural communities in the state continue to have access to affordable broadband telehealth services.

Bill Number:
Jrn-DateJrn-PageAction
03/06/170405(H)READ THE FIRST TIME - REFERRALS
03/06/170405(H)L&C
03/13/170516(H)COSPONSOR(S): KITO
03/24/170720(H)L&C RPT 7DP
03/24/170720(H)DP: SULLIVAN-LEONARD, STUTES, WOOL, JOSEPHSON, BIRCH, KNOPP, KITO
03/24/170720(H)FN1: ZERO(H.L&C)
03/24/170720(H)REFERRED TO RULES

Similar Subject Match or Exact Subject Match
COMMUNICATIONS
HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES
INTERNET
MEDICAL CARE
UNORGANIZED BOROUGH