Senate panel approves measure by Sen. Todd Pillion that would require school districts to submit addresses of students without broadband access to the state.
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Northam also proposes $11.4 million in funding for UVA Wise.
Officials welcome the legislation, but say the state is already on a fast track to universal coverage by 2024.
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