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92_HB3165 LRB9208211JSpc 1 AN ACT concerning telecommunications. 2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 3 represented in the General Assembly: 4 Section 5. The Public Utilities Act is amended by adding 5 Section 13-305 as follows: 6 (220 ILCS 5/13-305 new) 7 Sec. 13-305. Infrastructure reports. 8 (a) A telecommunications carrier that provides both 9 competitive and noncompetitive services must file a network 10 infrastructure report with the Commission no later than the 11 15th day of each month. The report must contain detailed 12 information sufficient to enable the Commission to determine 13 if the carrier is engaged in redlining in the provision of 14 services, particularly focusing on the provision of advanced 15 telecommunications services. The report must contain 16 information, detailed by exchange, on investments, upgrades, 17 outages, services provided, and any other matter that the 18 Commission deems relevant. 19 (b) The Commission must perform an annual network 20 infrastructure audit of all telecommunications carriers 21 providing both competitive and noncompetitive services. The 22 Commission shall report its network infrastructure findings 23 to the General Assembly by January 15 of each year. The 24 Commission's annual network infrastructure report shall 25 include any findings of redlining and shall compare the 26 investments in and quality of the networks owned by carriers 27 providing both competitive and noncompetitive services in 28 Illinois to those in other States. 29 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon 30 becoming law.
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