2018 Streamline Small Cell Deployment Act, S.3157 now S.1699

Update: Senate Bill 3157 from 2018 (115th Congress), the Streamline Small Cell Deployment Act, was reintroduced in 2019 (116th Congress) with identical text as Senate Bill 1699 (S.1699). Current Bill Text: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/3157/text Current Bill History: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/3157/all-actions 6/28/18 Bill Text: From 6/28 to 7/10 the only source of the Bill text was from this press release …

2017 Arizona HB-2365: Streamline WTF Deployment

Senate Engrossed House Bill → https://www.azleg.gov/legtext/53leg/1R/laws/0124.htm State of Arizona House of Representatives Fifty-Third Legislature First Regular Session 2017 — about 10,250 words Chapter 124 House Bill 2365 An Act Amending Title 9, Chapter 5, Arizona revised statutes, by adding Article 8; amending Title 11, Arizona revised statutes, by adding Chapter 13; relating to wireless services. …

Serious Negative Health Impacts Associated with 4G/5G Wireless Sleeper Cells

Adapted from a 9/11/19 Bohemian article here. North Bay activists warn of serious negative health impacts associated with 4G and 5G Close Proximity Microwave Radiation Antenna (CPMRA) Wireless Telecommunications Facilities (WTFs) The radio antennas poised to spring up on poles around the North Bay may look innocuous, but are they really? A debate over the …

Challenge to FCC Order to Streamline 4G and 5G Infrastructure Moves to Ninth Circuit

Posted Jan. 11, 2019 | Adapated from the original Bloomberg Law article here A challenge by dozens of cities and counties to a Federal Communications Commission order aimed at speeding up the deployment of densified 4G and 5G network infrastructure is back in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. The U.S. Court …

30+ FCC Actions in 2017-2018 Eliminate States Rights and Consumer Protections

By Bruce Kushnick. Sept 25, 2018; Original article here Legend WT Docket 15-180: Revising the Historic Preservation Review Process for Wireless Facility Deployments WT Docket 17-79: Accelerating Wireless Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment WC Docket 17-84: Wireline Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment WTB = Wireline Telecommunications Bureau WCB = …

Nine US House Members Oppose FCC Action That Harms Consumers

Rep. McNerney Leads Letter Urging FCC to Delay Vote Undermining Communities’ Ability to Meet Needs of Residents By Jerry McNerney Sep 25, 2018 Press Release here Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09), along with eight Democrats on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, sent a letter to Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit …

FCC Reauthorization Act of 2018 & New FCC Order

A. Vote in the House on 3/6/18: HR.4986 About 15,000 Words The Press Release https://energycommerce.house.gov/news/press-release/walden-blackburn-house-passage-ray-baums-act/ H.R. 4986 , the Repack Airwaves Yielding Better Access for Users of Modern Services Act of 2018 is a bipartisan, bicameral agreement among House and Senate leaders to reauthorize the FCC and support the deployment of next-generation wireless services. The …

2017 Mobile Now Act, S.19

S.19 — Making Opportunities for Broadband Investment and Limiting Excessive and Needless Obstacles to Wireless Act Current Bill Text: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/19/text Current Bill History: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/19/all-actions Summary, emphases, and [comments], below, by Scientists For Wired Technology (‘S4WT’). Bill Summary: S.19 The Bill states the following: Provides opportunities for broadband investment and free up at least 500 MHz …