STATE OF NEW YORK
2019-2020 Regular Sessions
January 15, 2019
Introduced by M. of A. VANEL, GALEF, CAHILL, BARRON, PICHARDO, MONTESA-
NO, BLAKE, RIVERA, RA -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. SIMON -- read
once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations
AN ACT directing the study of the future implementation of fifth and
future generation wireless network system technology in the state
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. The office of information technology services shall study
2 and evaluate the implementation of fifth generation (5G) and future
3 generation wireless systems technology in the state.
4 § 2. No later than one year after the effective date of this act, the
5 office of information technology services shall submit to the governor
6 and the legislature a report on 5G technology, as described under
7 section one of this act.
8 § 3. The office of information technology services shall evaluate such
9 data with the assistance of experts in:
10 a. wireless technology;
11 b. network capacity;
12 c. cyber security; and
13 d. internet speed.
14 § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.