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Key Votes

SB 117 - Incentives to Reduce Employee Tobacco Use as Related to Health Benefits - Key Vote

Indiana Key Votes

Luke Messer voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -

Title: Incentives to Reduce Employee Tobacco Use as Related to Health Benefits

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (51-47) - (Key vote)

Title: Incentives to Reduce Employee Tobacco Use as Related to Health Benefits

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows employers to deduct the cost of uniforms, tools, and portable equipment needed for work from pay, and to implement financial incentives related to employer-provided health benefits and intended to reduce employee tobacco use. The bill also prohibits employers from selling merchandise or supplies to employees at prices higher than to non-employees, and requires applicants for licenses to import or manufacture cigarettes to pay $1,500 and provide certain information to the alcohol and tobacco commission.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (47-1) -

Title: Incentives to Reduce Employee Tobacco Use as Related to Health Benefits

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Incentives to Reduce Employee Tobacco Use as Related to Health Benefits

Sponsors

  • Beverly J. Gard (IN - R) (Out Of Office)

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