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SB-460 Communications: broadband Internet access service: state agencies.(2017-2018)


 Chapter 3.51 (commencing with Section 12121) is added to Part 2 of Division 2 of the Public Contract Code, to read:

CHAPTER  3.51. Internet Neutrality
 For purposes of this chapter, “broadband Internet access service” and “Internet service provider” have the same meanings as defined in Section 3100 of the Civil Code.
 No state agency shall contract with an Internet service provider for the provision of broadband Internet access service unless that provider certifies in writing that both of the following conditions are met:
(a) The Internet service provider is in full compliance with Title 15 (commencing with Section 3100) of Part 4 of Division 3 of the Civil Code.
(b) The broadband Internet access service provided to the state agency by the Internet service provider is rendered consistent with the requirements of Title 15 (commencing with Section 3100) of Part 4 of Division 3 of the Civil Code.
SEC. 2.
 The provisions of this act are severable. If any provision of this act or its application is held invalid, that invalidity shall not affect other provisions or applications that can be given effect without the invalid provision or application.
SEC. 3.
 This act shall become operative only if Senate Bill 822 of the 2017–18 Regular Session is enacted and becomes effective.