196.504 (1) (a) of the statutes is renumbered 196.504 (1) (ac), 4
and 196.504 (1) (ac) 2., as renumbered, is amended to read:
(ac) 2. A telecommunications utility
that has not received or applied
6for A-CAM or phase II support
(aa) “A-CAM support” means support for the deployment of voice 9
and broadband-capable networks from the federal Connect America Fund that is 10
made to telecommunications utilities regulated as rate-of-return carriers by the 11
federal communications commission and that is based on the federal 12
communications commission's Alternative Connect America Cost Model.”.
(ah) “Phase II support” means the federal communications 4
commission's 2nd phase of support for rural broadband deployment from the federal 5
Connect America Fund that is made to telecommunications utilities regulated as 6
price cap carriers by the federal communications commission.”.