|Committee: Urban and Rural Development||Sponsor: Scofield|
|Analyst: John Friedenreich||Date: 02/23/2022|
Senate Bill 124 as amended and reported by the Committee on Urban and Rural Development revises the Broadband Accessibility Grant program administered by the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) by: (1) allowing units of government that provide broadband services to be awarded grants; (2) increasing the cap on individual awards under this program; (3) raising the minimum service threshold for the program; (4) providing additional priority criteria for awarding grants; (5) revising application and project timelines; and (6) further providing for conditions of release of funds under this program.
|Randall Shedd, Chair|
Urban and Rural Development