Bill Text

Bill Information

PDF |Add To My Favorites | print page

SB-842 Highway signs: Veterans’ Home of California.(2013-2014)

SHARE THIS:share this bill in Facebookshare this bill in Twitter
SB842:v95#DOCUMENT

Senate Bill No. 842
CHAPTER 654

An act to add Section 101.13 to the Streets and Highways Code, relating to highways.

[ Approved by Governor  September 27, 2014. Filed with Secretary of State  September 27, 2014. ]

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 842, Knight. Highway signs: Veterans’ Home of California.
Existing law provides that the Department of Transportation is in full possession and control of the state highway system. Existing law provides for placement of signs on state highways, as specified.
This bill would require the department to erect, at appropriate locations on highways in the state highway system, generic directional signs to each Veterans’ Home of California, upon receiving funds from nonstate sources sufficient to cover the cost.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: YES   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 101.13 is added to the Streets and Highways Code, to read:

101.13.
 The department shall erect, at appropriate locations on highways in the state highway system, generic directional signs to each Veterans’ Home of California authorized pursuant to Chapter 1 (commencing with Section 1010) or Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 1100) of Division 5 of the Military and Veterans Code, upon receiving funds from nonstate sources sufficient to cover the cost.
Placement of the signs shall be consistent with criteria for signing to federal or state hospitals as set forth in the California Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, adopted pursuant to Section 21400 of the Vehicle Code.