as introduced - 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018) Posted on 02/16/2017 09:04am
A bill for an act
relating to economic development; broadband; modifying the border-to-border
broadband grant program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
2016, sections 116J.395, subdivision 7; 116J.398.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116J.395, subdivision 7, is amended to read:
(a) No grant awarded under this section may fund more than 50
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new text beginnew text endGrants awarded to a single project under this section must not exceed deleted text begin$5,000,000deleted text endnew text beginnew text end.
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116J.398, is amended to read:
Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary, section 116J.871 does not apply tonew text beginnew text end
new text beginnew text end a project receiving a grant under section 116J.395 for the construction, installation,
remodeling, and repair of last-mile infrastructure, as defined under section 116J.394,
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