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House Bill 1398

House Bill 1398

ARCHIVE (2006)

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DIGEST OF HB 1398 (Updated January 25, 2006 6:35 pm - DI 73)

Airports. Provides that the airport authority board established for Marion County consists of six members appointed by the mayor of the consolidated city, one member appointed by each county within which the airport authority owns real property (not including Marion County), and two members appointed by the governor. Provides for the appointment of a nonvoting advisory member to the board. Repeals the current statute governing membership on the airport authority board for Marion County. Provides that, to display advertising on a sign or billboard located on land within a dedicated public thoroughfare or interstate highway , an airport authority board, a lessee of a board, or a lessee's assigns must comply with all state laws and all local zoning ordinances and regulations (to the extent the local zoning ordinances and regulations do not compromise the operational safety of the airport and are not superseded by the airport zoning authority of the airport board and the governmental entity that owns the airport). Provides that the term "aviation related property" does not include billboards that are within a dedicated public thoroughfare or interstate highway and that display advertising . Provides that the district of the Gary airport authority consists of the combined area of Lake County and Porter County.
Current Status:
Out of Committee - first House
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