or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Key Votes

SB 464 - Prohibits The Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors - Key Vote

West Virginia Key Votes

Larry Edgell voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Larry Edgell made in this general time period.

Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (26-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits The Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits minors from using tanning facilities.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits an individual under the age of 18 from using a tanning device (Sec. 3).
  • Requires all customers at a tanning facility to present proof of age with a government-issued identification containing the date of birth and photograph of the individual before using a tanning device (Sec. 3).
  • Requires the tanning facility to provide every customer a consent form that includes a warning of the health issues related to the use of tanning devices (Sec. 3).
  • Requires every tanning facility to obtain a business registration certificate and register with the local board of health to conduct annual inspections, effective July 1, 2014 (Sec. 2).
  • Classifies the owner of a tanning facility who does not obtain a business registration certificate, register with the local board of health, or request an inspection as guilty of a misdemeanor with the following penalties (Sec. 6):
    • $500 fine for first offense;
    • Up to $2,000 fine and/or jail time up to 1 year for second offense;
    • Up to $5,000 fine and/or jail time up to 1 year for third offense; and
    • Suspension of the owner’s business registration certificate for third or subsequent offense.
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits The Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

Back to top