2009 Regular Session


File Code: Transportation - Highways Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 891
Sponsored By:
Delegates Carr, Barkley, Beidle, Bronrott, Frush, Gilchrist, Haynes, Hucker, Kaiser, Lafferty, Levy, Montgomery, Morhaim, Schuh, Schuler, Shewell, Stein, Stull, Waldstreicher, and Walker
Marilyn J. Praisner Safe and Earth-Friendly Roadway Act


Authorizing the State Highway Administration or a political subdivision to install or replace a specified luminaire for highway lighting only if it determines that the safety concerns to be addressed by the lighting cannot be addressed by specified alternative means; authorizing the Administration, a political subdivision, or an electric company to install or replace a specified luminaire for highway lighting only with a new luminaire that meets specified requirements; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Murray D. Levy, District 28
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Highway Administration, State
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Street Lights
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 1-101 )
( 1-101 , 8-101 , 8-101 , 8-609.2 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered