Governments, local; adoption of ordinances prohibiting delivery of unsolicited newspapers. (SB1067)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local governments; adoption of ordinances prohibiting delivery of unsolicited newspapers. Authorizes any locality to adopt an ordinance making it unlawful for any publisher or distributor to deliver unsolicited newspapers on private property if the owner of the private property has notified the publisher or distributor of the newspaper to cease delivery. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 092337304
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/27/2009Reported from Local Government (8-Y 6-N 1-A)
01/27/2009Reported from Local Government with substitute (8-Y 6-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Committee substitute printed 092070304-S1
01/29/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Read second time
01/30/2009Reading of substitute waived
01/30/2009Committee substitute agreed to 092070304-S1
01/30/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1067S1
02/02/2009Read third time and passed Senate (22-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Passed by for the day
02/03/2009Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/03/2009Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/11/2009Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2336.


Waldo Jaquith writes:

It'd be nice to see this extended to phonebooks. Every year we all get more and more four pound phonebooks littering our lawns and driveways. Why isn't this considering littering? Who uses phonebooks anymore, anyway?