Tobacco products; wrappings may be sold in places not open to public and not accessible to minors. (SB929)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Sale of tobacco products.  Provides that wrappings may be sold only in places that are not open to the general public and not generally accessible to minors and that an establishment which prohibits the presence of minors unless accompanied by an adult is not open to the general public. There is a civil penalty. Wrappings are defined in existing law as papers made or sold for covering or rolling tobacco or other materials for smoking in a manner similar to a cigarette or cigar. Amends § 18.2-371.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/19/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100596D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2011Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/19/2011Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)