2014 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Representative Barnhart, Thompson, Senator Monnes Anderson|
|Regular Sponsors:||Representative Frederick, Gallegos, Gomberg, Gorsek, Greenlick, Keny-Guyer, Komp, Read, Smith Warner, Tomei, Whitsett, Williamson, Senator Prozanski, Steiner Hayward (Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to vapor products; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Defines "vapor product" and "vape."
Amends laws related to consumption of tobacco products by minors to include references to consumption of vapor products by minors, including crime of endangering welfare of minor and other criminal offenses and civil penalties related to use or acquisition of tobacco by minor.
Amends laws related to smoking in public to include references to vaping in public. Amends offense of smoking in a motor vehicle so that person commits offense if person vapes in motor vehicle. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Human Services and Housing|