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SB 1686 - Restrictions on Public Smoking - Key Vote

North Carolina Key Votes

Walter Dalton voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Walter Dalton made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (33-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Restrictions on Public Smoking

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits smoking in and around state government buildings.

Highlights:
-Prohibits smoking in state government buildings and within 25 feet of the entrances, open windows, or ventilation systems of such buildings (Sec. 1). -Allows local governments to restrict smoking in public places such as government buildings, schools, or public transportation (Sec. 2). -Defines "local government" as any local political subdivision of the State, any airport authority, or any authority or body created by any ordinance, joint resolution, or rules of any such entity (Sec. 2).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Restrictions on Public Smoking

Sponsors

  • William R. 'Bill' Purcell (NC - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Charlie Smith Dannelly (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Katie G. Dorsett (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James S. 'Jim' Forrester (NC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Joyner Snow Jr. (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
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