In May 2019, Nebraska passed its “Small Wireless Facilities Deployment Act” becoming the 25th State to pass legislation implementing the 5G and Small Cell deployment. Thus, half of the Country now has state-wide legislation (versus just municipality or county specific legislation) to facilitate the deployment of 5G small cells. While Maryland has introduced legislation the past two years on the topic, it has yet to pass a law. Meanwhile, its neighboring States of Virginia, Delaware and West Virginia are among the 25 States.
These State laws take into con ... read more →