Title: New Texas laws and Your City- Small Cell Update: How's It Playing Out?
Description: The 86th session of the Texas Legislature ended in May, with hundreds of new laws taking effect between September 1, 2019 and January 1, 2020. While many will go unnoticed, some will have a lasting effect on Texas cities.
In 2017, the legislature gave cell phone companies access to city rights-of-way and equipment for small cell placement. The Federal Communications Commission subsequently adopted an order imposing similar requirements. Listen to this webinar to learn how the laws are being implemented, litigation surrounding it, and the get practical tips.
Speaker: Scott Houston, Deputy Executive Director and General Counsel, Texas Municipal League; Georgia Crump, Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C., Austin; and Gerry Lederer, Best Best & Krieger, LLP, Washington, D.C.
*Speaker title and organization are listed in the position speakers held at the time of the live webinar.