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2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 59
Outdoor Advertising Signs; interstate highway locations; multiple message signs
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 32-6-75 of the O.C.G.A., relating to restrictions on outdoor advertising authorized to be erected near the edge of the right of way of the interstate system or primary highways in this state and multiple message signs on the interstate system, primary highways, and other highways, so as to change the method of measuring the distance of certain signs from the edge of the right of way; to direct the Department of Transportation to modify the state´s agreement with the United States secretary of transportation to conform to such changes; to change the allowable minimum duration of multiple message signs from ten seconds to six seconds; to reduce the allowable minimum distance between such signs; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/23/2002 - Senate Sent to Governor
Jan/31/2002 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Jan/28/2002 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Jan/18/2002 - House Third Readers
Jan/17/2002 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/14/2002 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/14/2001 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/08/2001 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/07/2001 - House Second Readers
Mar/06/2001 - House First Readers
Mar/05/2001 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/05/2001 - Senate Third Read
Feb/12/2001 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/09/2001 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/25/2001 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/24/2001 - Senate Hopper
3/08/01 Withdrawn from IND and recommitted to TRANS in House; 3/14/01 Favorably reported by substitute in House; 1/31/02 Motion to postpone debate lost in Senate; motion to reconsider agreement to House substitute lost in Senate
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