Amendments for SB22-083

Senate Journal, February 25
After consideration on the merits, the Committee recommends that SB22-083 be amended
as follows, and as so amended, be referred to the Committee of the Whole with favorable
recommendation and with a recommendation that it be placed on the Consent Calendar.

Amend printed bill, page 2, strike lines 22 and 23.

Page 3, strike lines 1 through 5 and substitute:

"(b) BY AUGUST 30, 2022, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL DEVELOP A
UNIFORM ELECTRONIC APPLICATION, PERMITTING, CONTRACT, AND FEE
STRUCTURE TO FACILITATE NONGOVERNMENTAL ENTITIES' ACCESS TO PUBLIC
RIGHTS-OF-WAY AND FIBER LEASE FOR THE DEPLOYMENT OF BROADBAND.
(c) (I) ACCEPTANCES AND DENIALS BY THE DEPARTMENT PURSUANT TO
SUBSECTIONS (5)(a) AND (5)(b) OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE PROVIDED BY THE
DEPARTMENT TO A BROADBAND PROVIDER IN WRITING AND SHALL IDENTIFY
SPECIFIC REASONS FOR THE APPROVAL OR THE DENIAL. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL
ALSO MAKE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC THE WRITTEN APPROVAL OR DENIAL
REQUIRED BY THIS SUBSECTION (5)(c)(I) IN AN ONLINE ELECTRONIC FORMAT.".



Senate Journal, March 1
SB22-083 by Senator(s) Coram; also Representative(s) Catlin--Concerning a broadband provider's use
of the public rights-of-way.

Amendment No. 1, State, Veterans & Military Affairs Committee Amendment.
(Printed in Senate Journal, February 25, page(s) 265 and placed in members' bill files.)

Amendment No. 2(L.003), by Senator Coram.

Amend the State, Veterans, and Miliary Affairs Committee Report, dated
February 24, 2022, page 1, line 6, after "LEASE" insert "OR SWAP".


As amended, ordered engrossed and placed on the calendar for third reading and final
passage.