California Advanced Services Fund

California Advanced Services Fund revision 2017-2018

Decisions and Current Documents

Revision 2 of proposed decision of commissioner Guzman Aceves, implementing the California Advanced Services Fund infrastructure account revised rules, published 12 December 2018 and approved on 13 December 2018

Revised appendix to the decision, detailing the application process and grant eligibility rules

Final decision implementing the CASF rural and urban regional broadband consortia grant account provisions, 25 October 2018

Final decision implementing CASF broadband adoption program and modifying the CASF public housing broadband and infrastructure loan programs, 21 June 2018 (Phase 1)

Reply comments on draft CASF infrastructure account revised rules, 4 December 2018

North Bay North Coast Broadband Consortium
CPUC Public Advocates Office (formerly known as the office of ratepayer advocates)
Greenlining Institute
TURN

AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association (lobbyists for Comcast, Charter and other cable companies)
California Emerging Technology Fund
Geolinks
Race Telecommunications
Small Local Exchange Carriers (small, rural telcos)

Comments on draft CASF infrastructure account revised rules, 29 November 2018

Central Coast Broadband Consortium
CPUC Public Advocates Office (formerly known as the office of ratepayer advocates)
TURN and Greenlining Institute joint comments
AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association (lobbyists for Comcast, Charter and other cable companies)
California Emerging Technology Fund
Frontier Communications
Geolinks
Race Telecommunications
Small Local Exchange Carriers (small, rural telcos)

Phase 2 reply comments, 28 September 2018

AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association
California Emerging Technology Fund
California Public Utilities Commission, Office of Ratepayer Advocates
Race Telecommunications
Small/Rural Local Exchange Carriers
TURN and the Greenlining Institute (filing as “Joint Consumers”)

Phase 2 comments, 21 September 2018

Regional Broadband Consortia
Central Coast Broadband Consortium

Public Agency
California Public Utilities Commission, Office of Ratepayer Advocates

Internet Service Providers
AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association
Conifer Communications
Frontier Communications
Geolinks
Race Telecommunications
Small/Rural Local Exchange Carriers

Non Profit Organisations
California Emerging Technology Fund
TURN and the Greenlining Institute (filing as “Joint Consumers”)

Phase 2 comments, 8 August 2018

Individual
Joy Sterling

Regional Broadband Consortia
California Center for Rural Policy, Rural County Representatives of California and Northeastern and Upstate California Connect Consortia
Northeastern and Upstate California Connect Consortia Appendix
Central Coast Broadband Consortium
North Bay North Coast Broadband Consortium

Public Agency
California Public Utilities Commission, Office of Ratepayer Advocates
ORA attachment

Internet Service Providers
AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association
Conifer Communications
Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California
Frontier Communications
Geolinks
Race Telecommunications

Non Profit Organisations
California Emerging Technology Fund

Proposed Decision Phase 1 reply comments, 12 June 2018

AT&T
California Emerging Technology Fund
TURN and the Greenlining Institute (filing as “Joint Consumers”)

Proposed Decision Phase 1 comments, 7 June 2018

California Emerging Technology Fund
California Public Utilities Commission, Office of Ratepayer Advocates
Central Coast Broadband Consortium
TURN and the Greenlining Institute (filing as “Joint Consumers”)

Phase 2 reply comments, 1 May 2018

Regional Broadband Consortia
Central Coast Broadband Consortium

Public Agency
California Public Utilities Commission, Office of Ratepayer Advocates

Internet Service Providers
AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association (represents Comcast, Charter, Cox and smaller cable operators)
Frontier Communications
Geolinks
Race Telecommunications

Non Profit Organisations
California Emerging Technology Fund
TURN and the Greenlining Institute (filing as “Joint Consumers”)

Phase 2 comments, 16 April 2018

Regional Broadband Consortia
California Center for Rural Policy, Rural County Representatives of California, Upstate California Connect Consortium and the Northeastern California Connect Consortium (joint filing)
Central Coast Broadband Consortium
Gold Country Broadband Consortium
North Bay North Coast Broadband Consortium

Public Agency
California Public Utilities Commission, Office of Ratepayer Advocates

Internet Service Providers
AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association (represents Comcast, Charter, Cox and smaller cable operators)
Frontier Communications
Geolinks
Race Telecommunications

Non Profit Organisations
California Emerging Technology Fund
TURN and the Greenlining Institute (filing as “Joint Consumers”)

Phase 1 reply comments, 2 April 2018

AT&T
California Cable and Telecommunications Association (represents Comcast, Charter, Cox and smaller cable operators)
California Emerging Technology Fund
North Bay North Coast Broadband Consortium
Office of Ratepayer Advocates
The Utility Reform Network and the Greenlining Institute

Phase 1 comments, 16 March 2018

Regional Broadband Consortia
Central Coast Broadband Consortium
Central Sierra Connect
CSU Chico Geographical Information Center (Northeastern and Upstate California Connect Consortia)
Gold Country Broadband Consortium
North Bay North Coast Broadband Consortium

Public Agency
City and County of San Francisco (revised comments)
Office of Ratepayer Advocates

Internet Service Providers
Bright Fiber Network, Inc.
California Cable and Telecommunications Association (represents Comcast, Charter, Cox and smaller cable operators)
Frontier Communications

Non Profit Organisations
California Emerging Technology Fund
Radio Bilingue, Inc.
Satellite Affordable Housing Associates
Tech Exchange
Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation
TURN

CPUC Commission and Administrative Law Judge Draft Decisions and Rulings

Revision 1 of proposed decision of commissioner Guzman Aceves, implementing the California Advanced Services Fund infrastructure account revised rules, 10 December 2018 (redlined version)

Revised appendix, 10 December 2018 (redlined version)

Clean versions of the revised draft, and the original proposal can be found here

Proposed Decision, Commissioner Guzman Aceves, Implementing the California Advanced Services Fund Rural and Urban Regional Broadband Consortia Grant Account Provisions, 21 September 2018

Administrative Law Judge’s Ruling Requesting Comments on the Eligibility for and Prioritization of Broadband Infrastructure Funds from the California Advanced Services Fund, 5 September 2018

Commissioner Martha Guzman Aceves Ruling Setting Workshops and Seeking Comment on Eligibility for and Prioritization of Broadband Infrastructure Funds from the California Advanced Services Fund, 11 July 2018

Proposed decision by commissioner Martha Guzman Aceves, implementing CASF broadband adoption program and modifying the CASF public housing broadband and infrastructure loan programs, 18 May 2018 (Phase 1)

Revision 2 of proposed decision by commissioner Martha Guzman Aceves, implementing CASF broadband adoption program and modifying the CASF public housing broadband and infrastructure loan programs, 20 June 2018 (Phase 1)

Redline version of Revision 2

Revision 1, 18 June 2018 (Phase 1)

Redline version of Revision 1

CPUC scoping memo and proposals, 14 February 2018

Scoping memo and ruling of assigned commissioner, Martha Guzman Aceves, CASF program changes, 14 February 2018
Appendix A, AB 1665 changes to CASF program
Appendix B, CPUC staff proposals for broadband adoption, public housing and loan programs
Appendix C, CPUC staff proposed changes for broadband infrastructure grant, line extension and regional broadband consortia programs

Jus Primae Noctis – incumbent right of first refusal, 15 January 2018

Incumbent filings
Anza Electric Cooperative
Charter Communications
Conifer Communications
Geolinks

CPUC resolutions and memos
CPUC staff memo, revised disposition of 2018 right of first refusal submissions, 1 February 2018
Resolution T-17590—California Advanced Services Fund Interim “Right of First Refusal” Processes and Timelines for Existing Facility-based Broadband Providers, 14 December 2017
Resolution T-17443 Implementation of New Timelines for California Advanced Services Fund Applicants, 26 June 2014

Other documents

Assembly bill 1665, final version, signed by governor 15 October 2017