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

Introduced By

Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville)

Progress

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

Description

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 »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2008Committee
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.