Local government; adoption of ordinances prohibiting delivery of unsolicited newspapers. (SB402)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)

Progress

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

Description

Local governments; adoption of ordinances prohibiting delivery of unsolicited newspapers.  Authorizes any locality to adopt an ordinance making it unlawful to deliver unsolicited newspapers on private property if (i) such delivery poses a safety or health hazard to the residence and (ii) the owner of the private property has notified the publisher or distributor of the newspaper in writing to cease delivery. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101000D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/26/2010Stricken at request of Patron in Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)