00 SENATE BILL NO. 179
01 "An Act relating to official traffic-control devices at schools and in school zones."
02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
03 * Section 1. AS 19.10.050 is amended by adding a new subsection to read:
04 (b) The regulations adopted by the department under (a) of this section must
05 include provisions for the posting of official traffic-control devices at schools and in
06 school zones. In this subsection, "school" has the meaning given in AS 28.01.010(k).
07 * Sec. 2. AS 28.01.010(d) is amended to read:
08 (d) A municipality shall erect necessary official traffic control devices on
09 streets and highways within its jurisdiction that as far as practicable conform to the
10 current edition of the Alaska Traffic Manual prepared by the Department of
11 Transportation and Public Facilities. The municipality
12 (1) shall post official traffic-control devices at schools and in school
14 (2) [(1)] shall post a sign indicating that the school is a "drug-free
15 school zone" at each location in which it has installed a sign identifying the location of
01 a school; and
02 (3) [(2)] may post a sign at each recreation and youth center indicating
03 that the center is a "drug-free recreation and youth center zone"; in this paragraph,
04 "recreation or youth center" has the meaning given in AS 11.71.900.
05 * Sec. 3. AS 28.01.010 is amended by adding a new subsection to read:
06 (k) In this section, "school" means a public school established under AS 14, a
07 "charter school" as defined in AS 14.03.290, a "private school" as defined in
08 AS 14.45.200, and a "religious school" as defined in AS 14.45.200.