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NEWS MEDIA

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


General Assembly; procedures governing live television coverage of sessions. (Patron-Armstrong, HJR 647 (F))
General Assembly; television coverage should be provided to public and private broadcasting interests for transmission to citizens. (Patron-Petersen, HJR 128 (CD); Petersen, HJR 563 (F))
Governor’s emergency powers; requiring television stations to broadcast closed captioning of emergency news. Amending 44-146.17. (Patron-Darner, HB 2570 (F))
Recycling; applicable to cathode ray tubes which are used to provide visual display in TVs and computer monitors. Adding 10.1-1425.26. (Patron-Moran, HB 2376 (Chapter 743))
Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; access to cable and other television facilities. Amending  55-248.13:2. (Patron-Drake, HB 1939 (Chapter 64); Wampler, SB 882 (Chapter 68); Wagner, SB 1188 (Chapter 60))
Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; access to cable and other television facilities. Amending  55-248.45; repealing 55-248.13:2. (Patron-Wagner, SB 590 (CD))
Senate of Virginia; prohibits use of television or other electronic signals generated thereby for political or commercial purpose. Adding  30-9.1. (Patron-Trumbo, SB 1352 (F))
Telecommunication service providers; required to lease excess capability. Adding  56-466.2. (Patron-Wampler, SB 873 (F))
Telecommunications services; certain localities authorized to provide cable, Internet, etc., services to consumers. Amending  56-265.4:4 and 56-484.7:1; adding  15.2-2108.2 through 15.2-2108.17. (Patron-Wampler, SB 875 (Chapter 677))
Telecommunications services; localities authorized to provide cable, Internet, etc., services to consumers. Amending 56-265.4:4. (Patron-Wampler, SB 874 (F))
Television or video monitors; those installed in motor vehicles forward of the driver’s seat prohibited. Amending  46.2-1077. (Patron-Landes, HB 1687 (F))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04