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SB 50 - Prohibits the Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors - Key Vote

Indiana Key Votes

Jim Merritt, Jr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Jim Merritt, Jr. made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits the Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (26-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits the Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that prohibits an individual less than 16 years of age from using a tanning device, effective July 1, 2014.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits an individual less than 16 years of age from using a tanning device in a tanning facility (Sec. 4).
  • Authorizes an individual between 16 and 18 years of age to use a tanning device in a tanning facility if a parent or guardian has provided written consent in the presence of the operator of the tanning facility (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (69-23) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits the Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits an individual less than 16 years of age from using a tanning device, effective July 1, 2014.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits an individual less than 16 years of age from using a tanning device in a tanning facility (Sec. 4).
  • Authorizes an individual between 16 and 18 years of age to use a tanning device in a tanning facility if a parent or guardian has provided written consent in the presence of the operator of the tanning facility (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (30-17) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits the Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits an individual less than 16 years of age from using a tanning device, effective July 1, 2014.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits an individual less than 16 years of age from using a tanning device in a tanning facility (Sec. 3).
  • Prohibits an individual between 16 and 18 years of age from using a tanning device in a tanning facility, unless a parent or guardian signs a written statement in the presence of the operator of the tanning facility (Sec. 3).
  • Repeals a provision allowing an individual less than 16 years of age to use a tanning facility with a parent or guardian present (Sec. 2).

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits the Use Of Tanning Facilities By Minors

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