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H 404 - Prohibits Camping on Capitol Mall Property - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits Camping on Capitol Mall Property

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (51-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Camping on Capitol Mall Property

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that prohibits camping on certain state property.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits the unauthorized use of state property, including, but not limited to the capitol mall, as a place for camping, except property designated as recreational camping grounds (Sec. 2).
  • Defines “camp” as a temporary or permanent place of dwelling, lodging, or living accommodation which is indicated by, but not limited to, the following (Sec. 2):
    • The presence of personal belongings;
    • The presence of tents or other temporary structures for sleeping; or
    • The presence of individuals performing cooking activities.
  • Authorizes state personnel or contractors to seize unauthorized personal property and dispose of any unclaimed property after 90 days (Sec. 2).

 

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (26-9) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Camping on Capitol Mall Property

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits camping on certain state property.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits the unauthorized use of state property, including, but not limited to the capitol mall, as a place for camping, except property designated as recreational camping grounds (Sec. 2).
  • Defines “camp” as a temporary or permanent place of dwelling, lodging, or living accommodation which is indicated by, but not limited to, the following (Sec. 2):
    • The presence of personal belongings;
    • The presence of tents or other temporary structures for sleeping; or
    • The presence of individuals performing cooking activities.
  • Authorizes state personnel or contractors to seize unauthorized personal property and dispose of any unclaimed property after 90 days (Sec. 2).

 

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (54-16) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Camping on Capitol Mall Property

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits camping on certain state property.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits the unauthorized use of state property, including, but not limited to, the capitol mall, as a place for camping, except property designated as recreational camping grounds (Sec. 2).
  • Defines “camp” as a temporary or permanent place of dwelling, lodging, or living accommodation which is indicated by, but not limited to, the presence of the following (Sec. 2):
    • The presence of personal belongings;
    • The presence of tents or other temporary structures for sleeping; or
    • The presence of individuals performing cooking activities.
  • Establishes penalties for camping on state property including, but not limited to, the removal and disposal of unauthorized personal property (Sec. 2).

 

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibits Camping on Capitol Mall Property

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