2017 House Bill 5099

Ban local taxpayer dollars for government internet service

Introduced in the House

Oct. 12, 2017

Introduced by Rep. Michele Hoitenga (R-102)

To prohibit local governments from using any federal, state, or local funds or loans to pay for the cost of providing high-speed internet service, but not prohibit a local from contracting with a private company to do so.

Referred to the Committee on Communications and Technology