Amendment #523 to H3600

An Amendment Establishing Competitive Internet Access Throughout Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket Counties

Representatives Hunt of Sandwich, Chan of Quincy, Crocker of Barnstable, Vieira of Falmouth, Peake of Provincetown, Whelan of Brewster and Fernandes of Falmouth move to amend the bill in section 2 by inserting after item 7002-1512 the following item:

“XXXX-XXXX For the Massachusetts Technology Park Corporation doing business as the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, in collaboration with the non-profit OpenCape Corporation, to develop a pilot program that introduces competitive broadband internet access in the region of Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket Counties, leveraging the existing fiber optic network operated by OpenCape…….$225,000”