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Section 2: State Law

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On September 1, 1995, Texas Transportation Code, Chapter 391 was enacted by the Texas Legislature to supersede Article 4477-9a, which was repealed on September 1, 1995. These statutes govern the regulation of outdoor advertising signs and the screening of junkyards on the interstate and primary highway system.

On September 1, 1995, Texas Transportation Codes, Chapter 394 was enacted by the Texas Legislature to supersede Article 6674v-3, which was repealed on September 1, 1995. These statutes govern the regulation of outdoor advertising signs on rural roads.

Rules were originally enacted by the Texas Transportation Commission on January 1, 1976 under 43TAC §21.141 through §21.204, to govern control of advertising signs on interstate and primary highways. Rules for electronic signs under 43TAC §21.251 through §21.260 were adopted to be effective June 1, 2008. These rules were most recently amended on April 19, 2012.

Rules enacted to govern advertising signs on rural roads were originally enacted by the Texas Transportation Commission under 43TAC §21.401 through §21.457. These rules were most recently amended on April 19, 2012.

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