Alcoholic beverage control; outdoor advertising. (SB408)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; outdoor advertising.  Provides that all outdoor alcoholic beverage signs and advertising by ABC licensees shall comply with the provisions of outdoor advertising in sight of highways, laws and regulations adopted by the Commonwealth Transportation Board pursuant thereto, and the Integrated Directional Sign Program administered by the Virginia Department of Transportation or its agents. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103583D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/25/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB408)
02/10/2012Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Committee substitute printed 12105315D-S1
02/13/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Read second time
02/14/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/14/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105315D-S1
02/14/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB408S1
02/14/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB408S1)
02/16/2012Placed on Calendar
02/16/2012Read first time
02/16/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/21/2012Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Read second time
02/23/2012Engrossed by House as amended SB408
02/23/2012Read third time
02/23/2012Committee amendments agreed to
02/23/2012Engrossed by House as amended
02/23/2012Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/23/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB408ER)
03/01/2012Signed by Speaker
03/03/2012Signed by President
03/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB408ER)
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 618 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0618)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB466.