Introduced by Representative Heath of Westford
Subject: Conservation and development; signs
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to allow political campaign signs within a right-of-way 30 days prior to and 15 days after an election.
AN ACT RELATING TO CAMPAIGN SIGNS
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 10 V.S.A. § 494 is amended to read:
§ 494. EXEMPT SIGNS
The following signs are exempt from the requirements of this chapter except as indicated in section 495 of this title:
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(18) Signs which advocate for or against a candidate for office or other ballot item which are placed in a public right-of-way for the period beginning 30 days prior to the election and ending 15 days following the election.
The Vermont General Assembly
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