Tobacco products, etc.; possession by persons under 21 years of age. (HB1570)

Introduced By

Del. Schuyler VanValkenburg (D-Henrico) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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Bill Has Passed


01/14/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104330D
01/14/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/22/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
01/27/2020Referred from Courts of Justice
01/27/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/28/2020Assigned HWI sub: Health
02/03/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 2-N)
02/04/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Read first time
02/06/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1570)
02/07/2020Read third time and passed House (56-Y 44-N)
02/07/2020VOTE: Passage (56-Y 44-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/19/2020Reported from Judiciary (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Read third time
02/24/2020Passed Senate (23-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1570ER)
02/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1570ER)
02/28/2020Signed by Speaker
03/02/2020Signed by President
03/11/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2020
03/11/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
03/31/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 524 (effective 7/1/20)
03/31/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0524)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.