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Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Senate Health Committee passes smoking bill

Posted by on Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 4:40 PM

The Senate Health Committee passed House Bill 2, which would prohibit smoking in most indoor public spaces. Gone, though is the provision that passed in the House that exempted businesses that don't employ or serve minors, such as nightclubs. See the House version here:h2v5   And the Senate committee version here: h2v6

It now goes to the full Senate, where it will receive a second reading tomorrow when the currentsenatecalendarat 11 a.m.

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