OLR Bill Analysis

SB 714

AN ACT REQUIRING THE DISPLAY OF "WELCOME HOME" MESSAGES FOR RETURNING CONNECTICUT MILITARY UNITS ON OVERHEAD HIGHWAY SIGN BOARDS.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires the state Department of Transportation (DOT) to display, on electronic signs above interstate highways, “Welcome Home” messages to Connecticut military units returning from service abroad. DOT must determine how to do this.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2011

COMMITTEE ACTION

Transportation Committee

Joint Favorable

Yea

35

Nay

0

(03/18/2011)