Novelty cigarette lighters; prohibiting purchase, distribution, etc. to persons under age of 18. (HB2054)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Sale or purchase of novelty cigarette lighters; fine. Provides that any person who sells to, distributes to, purchases for or knowingly permits the purchase by any person less than 18 years of age, knowing or having reason to believe that such person is less than 18 years of age, any cigarette lighter that is not readily identifiable as such, is subject to a fine of no more than $100 and that any person less than 18 years of age who attempts to purchase a cigarette lighter that is not readily identifiable as such is likewise subject to a fine of no more than $100. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Committee
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 095966604
01/13/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/28/2009Subcommittee recommends incorporating into HB2578
01/30/2009Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB2578-Howell, A.T.)