Press Release, Statement
April 26, 2019
CTIA Statement on Georgia Small Cell Bill .
“We applaud Governor Kemp, Senator Gooch and Representative Harrell on the passage of Georgia Senate Bill 66. This legislation will help consumers across Georgia access next-generation wireless broadband and ensure the economic benefits of 5G can be delivered to communities throughout the state. According to Accenture, next-generation wireless will bring more than $740M in economic growth to Atlanta and more than 1,400 jobs to Macon alone.”
CTIA® (www.ctia.org) represents the U.S. wireless communications industry and the companies throughout the mobile ecosystem that enable Americans to lead a 21st century connected life. The association’s members include wireless carriers, device manufacturers, suppliers as well as apps and content companies. CTIA vigorously advocates at all levels of government for policies that foster continued wireless innovation and investment. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices, hosts educational events that promote the wireless industry and co-produces the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.