Highway welcome and exit signs; localities may put up within highway rights-of-way. (HB692)

Introduced By

Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Highway "welcome" signs and exit signs. Allows local governing bodies to put up "welcome" signs within highway rights-of-way or within sight of highway rights-of-way to welcome travelers. These signs may include statements or phrases such as "birthplace of __________," "site of the __________," or "home of the __________." Such signs may also display the Internet web address of the locality's official website. The bill also provides for display of the Internet address of a locality's official website on exit signs on controlled access highways. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081122416
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2008Assigned Transportation sub: 1
01/15/2008Impact statement from VDOT (HB692)
02/12/2008Left in Transportation

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB373.