senate Bill S3046

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to notice requirements and municipal cooperation in wireless facility siting

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to energy and telecommunications
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
Apr 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
Apr 10, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 09, 2019 1st report cal.437
Feb 01, 2019 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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Apr 9, 2019 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S3046
7
2
committee
7
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Apr 9, 2019

nay (2)

S3046 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4066
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §119-d, Pub Serv L

S3046 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to notice requirements and municipal cooperation in wireless facility siting; requires notification be provided to municipalities in which wireless facilities are to be sited and to residents within two thousand five hundred feet of proposed wireless facilities.

S3046 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3046 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 3046                                                  A. 4066

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 1, 2019
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed,  and  when  printed to be committed to the Committee on Energy and
  Telecommunications

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred  to
  the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN  ACT  to amend the public service law, in relation to notice require-
  ments and municipal cooperation in wireless facility siting

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

  Section  1.  The public service law is amended by adding a new section
119-d to read as follows:
  §  119-D.  WIRELESS  SITING  NOTICE;  MUNICIPAL  COOPERATION.  1.  FOR
PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION "WIRELESS FACILITY" MEANS ANY FACILITY USED IN
CONNECTION WITH THE PROVISION OF COMMERCIAL  MOBILE  SERVICES,  AS  THAT
TERM IS DEFINED IN SECTION 332(D) OF TITLE 47, UNITED STATES CODE; WIRE-
LESS FACILITY SHALL INCLUDE, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, ANTENNAS, SMALL CELL
INFRASTRUCTURE, ANCILLARY EQUIPMENT AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS TOWERS.
  2.  PRIOR  TO  ANY TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANY OR CELLULAR COMMUNICATION
COMPANY INSTALLING A WIRELESS FACILITY IN THE STATE, SUCH COMPANY SHALL,
NOT LESS THAN SIXTY DAYS BEFORE THE PLANNED INSTALLATION OF  SUCH  WIRE-
LESS FACILITY:
  A.  PROVIDE  WRITTEN  NOTICE  TO  ALL OWNERS AND RESIDENTS OF PROPERTY
LOCATED WITHIN TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED FEET OF SUCH PROPOSED  WIRELESS
FACILITY;
  B. PROVIDE WRITTEN NOTICE TO THE MUNICIPALITIES IN WHICH SUCH PROPOSED
WIRELESS FACILITY IS LOCATED;
  C.  SOLICIT  SUGGESTIONS  FROM  MUNICIPALITIES  IN WHICH SUCH PROPOSED
WIRELESS FACILITY IS LOCATED FOR EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE WHICH IS  TECH-
NICALLY  AND  COMMERCIALLY  FEASIBLE  FOR CO-LOCATION WITH SUCH PROPOSED
WIRELESS FACILITY; AND

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

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