HB 2365

House Bill (HB) 2365: NOW: wireless providers; use of rights-of-way

Sponsor: Representative Weninger

Summary: The bill allows wireless carriers such as Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint to install, operate and maintain small cell equipment in city and town rights-of-way.

League Position: SUPPORT - The League is supportive of the bill after numerous stakeholder meetings with the industry to address the concerns of cities and towns.

Updates

2/7/2017: HB2365 passed out of House Commerce by a vote of 9-0. The bill now proceeds to the Rules Committee.

2/22/2017: HB2365 passed the House COW.

2/23/2017: HB2365 passed the House Third Read by a vote of 60-0.

2/24/2017: HB2365 was transmitted to the Senate.

3/20/2017: HB2365 passed out of House Commerce and Public Safety by a vote of 8-0. The bill now proceeds to the Rules Committee.

3/29/2017: HB2365 passed the Senate COW.

3/29/2017: HB2365 passed the Senate Third Read by a vote of 29-0-1.

3/30/2017: HB2365 passed the House Final Read by a vote of 53-1-6. The bill was transmitted to the Governor.

3/31/2017: HB2365 was signed by Governor Ducey.