Indoor Clean Air Act; localities to adopt ordinances containing standards, etc. relating to smoking. (SB1002)

Introduced By

Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Indoor Clean Air Act; restaurants. Allows localities to adopt ordinances containing standards or provisions relating to smoking in restaurants that meet or exceed those established in the Virginia Indoor clean Air Act. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098097308
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1002)
01/20/2009Failed to report (defeated) in Local Government (6-Y 6-N)
01/27/2009Rereferred from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Rereferred to Education and Health
01/28/2009Assigned Education sub: Special on Smoking
01/29/2009Reported from Education and Health (11-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2009Read third time and passed Senate (30-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Placed on Calendar
02/04/2009Read first time
02/04/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/06/2009Incorporated by General Laws (SB1105-Northam)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2246.

Comments

Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

The Virginia Interfaith Center supports this bill.