Commercial advertising; permits school board to sell space on school buses and real property. (SB900)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Sale of commercial advertising space on school buses and real property. Permits a school board to sell advertising space on the exterior of school buses and real property with certain limitations. The limitations include requirements for the size and placement of advertisements on buses and prohibitions on any political, religious, or age-inappropriate advertisement. The bill requires the board to devote revenue from bus advertisements to the costs of transporting students and revenue from real property advertisements to the costs of constructing and maintaining school buildings. Amends § 22.1-131, § 22.1-177, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/04/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
  • 01/04/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100624D
  • 01/04/2013 Referred to Committee on Education and Health
  • 01/09/2013 Assigned Education sub: Public Education
  • 01/16/2013 Impact statement from DPB (SB900)
  • 01/24/2013 Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Comments

Waldo Jaquith writes:

Good Lord. Has it come to this?