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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5844

 

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 1693

   

Referred to Committee on Energy and Technology

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. GIBBONS, 150th Dist.

REP. CAMILLO, 151st Dist.

REP. FLOREN, 149th Dist.

SEN. FRANTZ, 36th Dist.

 

AN ACT PROHIBITING CELL TOWERS NEAR SCHOOLS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That title 16 of the general statutes be amended to prohibit the siting of telecommunications towers within seven hundred fifty feet of a school.

Statement of Purpose:

To prevent cell towers from being installed near schools.