|SB 1025||Prohibits erection of new billboards, except billboards under 100 square feet if allowed by local ordinance|
|LR Number:||2618S.01I||Fiscal Note:||2618-01|
|Last Action:||01/31/02 - Second Read and Referred S Transportation Committee||Journal page:||S193|
|Effective Date:||Emergency Clause|
SB 1025 - This act prohibits the erection of new billboards adjacent to interstate and primary highways, except billboards under 100 square feet if permitted by local ordinance. Existing billboards are grandfathered per current MoDOT rules and regulations. The act states that this measure shall not create any new obligation for the expenditure of state funds. The prohibition against the erection of new billboards expires January 1, 2008.
This act also contains an emergency clause.