5G Pushback

We thought it was really important to share with you some of what is happening not only in the U.S., but around the world.  The rollout of 5G small wireless infrastructure poses multiple problems including risks related to cyber security, privacy, home property values, village aesthetics, human health and safety and Government officials are starting to wake up and take action!  

This list will continue to grow as more people step up and get involved.  Please contact us if you have more to add to this list.  


USA

Alaska

SB142 An Act relating to radiofrequency radiation exposure in schools

California

SB 649 (Section 2, #3)Fire stations exempt from having to install 5G antennas. (Article explains the measured effects of cell tower radiation on fire fighters’ health and brain function.)

H.R.530 – Accelerating Broadband Development by Empowering Local Communities Act of 2019 Sponsored by Representative Anna G. Eshoo CA

S.2012 – Restoring Local Control Over Public Infrastructure Act of 2019 Sponsored by Senator Dianne Feinstein CA

Connecticut

Easton bans 5G technology rollout citing lack of research, testing.

Florida

Coconut Creek, FL Resolution 2020-226. Coconut Creek, FL City Commission unanimously passes resolution calling for U.S. government to study 5G radiation health and environmental risks.

Hawaii

HCR197HD1 (Companion bill HR178HD1) Requesting a study that summarizes the effects of 5G wireless technology on biological life.

HR178HD1 (Companion bill HCR197HD1) Requesting a study that summarizes the published reports and studies on the effect of 5G wireless technology on biological life.

Resolution NO. 678 20. A Resolution calling upon all telecommunications companies and public utilities operating in Hawaii county to cease the buildout of 5G wireless infrastructure until such technologies have been proven through independent research and testing to be safe to human health and the environment.

Illinois

HB 4653 In February 2020, Representative Mazzochi  introduced a companion House Bill 4653, creating the Local Control, Protection, and Empowering Law in the Small Wireless Facilities Deployment Act.

HB 5818 On August 13, 2020 Representative Deanne Mazzochi introduces the “Protect Me From 5G” bill.

Oak Brook Resolutions Oak Brook Illinois unanimously approve motion to pass 2 resolutions to restore local control over 5G.

Louisiana

HR145  Requests the Department of Environmental Quality in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Health to study the effects of evolving 5G technology.

Massachusetts

 S.129 Resolve relative to disclosure of radio frequency notifications. 

 S.130 An Act relative to the safe use of electronic devices by children.    It does not say anything about children but that is the title and it is a good bill. What are you thoughts?

H2885 An Act establishing a commission to study the environmental and health effects of evolving 5G technology.

New Hampshire

HB522 Establishing a commission to study the environmental and health effects of the evolving 5G technology

New Jersey

NJAR170 Establishes “New Jersey Commission on 5G Health Effects.”

Resolution of the City of Jersey City, N.J.  Jersey City Municipal Council requests government officials to introduce legislation allowing local municipalities to make the determinations regarding the safety of 5G technology and allowing municipalities to ban 5G towers from residential neighborhoods. 

New York

A01503 Requires the office of information technology service to study and evaluate the future implementation and possible impact of 5G technology in the state.

A07173 Prohibits wireless communication facilities on school property; provides that a school may not negotiate for or enter into a contract for the placement or operation of any wireless communication facility on school property and schools with wireless communication facilities already on school property are allotted 180 days to terminate any contracts and remove the towers off the property.

A08637 Establishes a temporary commission to study the environmental and health effects of evolving 5G technology.

Oregon

SB 283  Relating to exposure to radiation in schools in this state; and declaring an emergency.

HB3103 Directs Department of Education to review scientific studies on potential health risks associated with repeated exposure to radiofrequency radiation emitted from wireless computer network technology and wireless communication devices.

Tennessee

Farragut, Tennessee passes Resolution asking Governor Bill Lee to sign an Executive Order to halt construction of 5G cell towers until the industry proves that 5G is safe.

Washington DC

ANC 3/4G Resolution Opposing Small Cell Wireless and 5G Technology Without Studies Confirming Safety

Washington DC 3B Advisory Council asked that the City analyze in greater depth and report to the public on the potential impacts of the installation of small cell technology on the city’s streetscape, quality of life, and the health and well-being of the public.” 


Outside the USA

Environmental Health Trust (EHT) has provided us with an amazing list that shares more on what is happening outside the USA!  EHT is a group we trust 100% and we go to their site often to learn more on the dangers related to 5G and beyond. 

Please read the INTERNATIONAL ACTIONS TO HALT AND DELAY 5G article on the EHT website for a very long list of countries outside of the US that have taken action.  Looks like the US is a bit behind!  Australia, Brussels, Croatia, Cyprus, Germany, Greece, Holland, Ireland, PaPau New Guinea, Russia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Ukraine and United Kingdom.

Bulgaria

Balchik Imposes Moratorium on 5G

France

Lille City Council Votes on a Moratorium on 5G Deployment

Nigeria

Nigeria Senate asks FG to suspend 5G network deployment.

Slovenia

Slovenia stops implementation of 5G.