2019 Accelerating Broadband Development by Empowering Local Communities Act, HR.530

Opposes the Unregulated Deployment of Densified 4G and 5G Antennas in Public Rights-of-Way H.R.530 – To provide that certain actions by the Federal Communications Commission shall have no force or effect https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/530/text https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/530/all-actions 1/14/2019 — Introduced in House 1/14/2019 — Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Sponsor — Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-CA-18) …

2018 Agriculture Improvement Act, HR.2

An Act to provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2023, and for other purposes. Current Bill Text: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/2/text Current Bill History: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/2/all-actions From TOC, as of 12/18/18 Search for ‘Broadband’ Subtitle B—Connecting Rural Americans to High Speed Broadband, Sec 6201 and seq. …

2017 FCC Consolidated Reporting Act, HR.599

HR.599: Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2017 Current Bill Text: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/599/text Current Bill History: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/599/all-actions Summary, emphases, and [comments], below, by Scientists For Wired Technology (‘S4WT’). Bill Summary: HR.599 This bill states that It will consolidate the reporting obligations of the Federal Communications Commission in order to improve congressional oversight and reduce reporting …

What Makes Me Reconsider the Health Effects of 4G and 5G Wireless Infrastructure

Adapted from an article by Susan Crawford, Apr 1, 2019 | Original Wired article here. Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve been reading The Uninhabitable Earth. The author, David Wallace-Wells, had me from his first sentence ("It is worse, much worse, than you think"). Wallace-Wells has done us all the great favor of clearly …

Sebastopol WTF Urgency Ordinance

Apr 2, 2019 | Original agenda Item 3 here. Note: Emphases in red, additions in bold, striketrhoughs, links and S4WT Comments</span. Meeting Date: April 2 ,2019 To: Honorable Mayor and City Council members From: KariSvanstrom,PlanningDirector Subject: Establishing Interim Regulations for Wireless Facilities and Telecommunications Facilities (WTFs) Introduction: This report recommends that the Council adopt an …

Microsoft Says the FCC Overstates Broadband Availability in the US

by Karl Bode, Mar 20 2019 | Original Motherboard article here. You can’t fix a problem you don’t understand, and America has no idea just how bad its broadband coverage gaps are. Generally speaking, you can’t fix a problem you don’t fully understand. That’s particularly true of US broadband, where the government’s efforts to map …

Marin Supervisors Urged to Reject Densified 4G and 5G Wireless Antennas in Residential Areas

Adapted from an article by Richard Halstead, Feb 6, 2019 | Original Marin IJ article here. A 5G small cell can be attached to an existing tower or utility polelike this one in San Rafael, pictured in 2014. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) On Feb 5, 2019, nearly 200 people showed up at a Marin County …