Change Permitting Process for Digital Billboards

Bill Number: 
HB 4629
Status: 
Signed into law by the Governor. It is now PA 2 of 2014
Vote Result: 
House: Yeas = 104, Nays = 6 | Senate: Yeas = 21, Nays = 14
Desired Vote: 
No
Priority: 
3

HB 4629 changes the permitting fees and requirements for digital billboards and removes the felony for illegally clearing trees near billboards. It also allows a non-digital billboard with an annual permit to switch to a digital billboard without additional oversight or re-permitting.