assembly Bill A10157

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the study of the health and environmental impact of the implementation of 5G and future generation wireless network system technology and small cell distributed antenna systems in the state

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Mar 24, 2020 referred to governmental operations

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A10157 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7922
Law Section:
Health
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A2657

A10157 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the study of the health and environmental impact of the implementation of 5G and future generation wireless network system technology and small cell distributed antenna systems in the state.

A10157 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  10157

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 24, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LAVINE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  in  relation  to directing the study of the health and environ-
  mental impacts of the implementation of 5G and future generation wire-
  less network system technology  and  small  cell  distributed  antenna
  systems in the state

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The department of health and  the  department  of  environ-
mental conservation, in cooperation with the office of information tech-
nology  services,  shall jointly study and evaluate the health and envi-
ronmental impacts of the implementation of  fifth  generation  (5G)  and
future generation wireless systems technology and small cell distributed
antenna systems in the state.
  § 2. No later than one year after the effective date of this act, such
departments  shall  jointly submit to the governor and the legislature a
report on the health and environmental impacts of the implementation  of
5G  technology  and  future  generation  wireless systems technology and
small cell distributed antenna systems, as described in section  one  of
this act.
  §  3. Such departments shall evaluate such data with the assistance of
experts including, but not limited to:
  a. an expert in environmental medicine who is knowledgeable about  the
health effects of electromagnetic fields; and
  b. an expert in public health or environmental medicine with expertise
in the biological effects of radio frequency microwave radiation.
  § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15639-02-0