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SB 444 - Prohibits Smoking in a Car with Minors Present - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (19-10) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Smoking in a Car with Minors Present

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits an individual from smoking in a motor vehicle while a minor is present.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits an individual from smoking in a motor vehicle while a minor under the age of 18 is present (Sec. 2).
  • Authorizes police officers to enforce the provisions of this bill only if the individual has been stopped or detained for a separate traffic violation (Sec. 2).
  • Classifies smoking in a motor vehicle while a minor is present as a class D traffic violation for the first offense and as a class C traffic violation for a second or subsequent offense (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits Smoking in a Car with Minors Present

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