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SB 311 - Washoe County Fluoridation - Key Vote

Nevada Key Votes

Valerie Wiener voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Valerie Wiener made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (11-9) - (Key vote)

Title: Washoe County Fluoridation

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that mandates the Truckee Meadows Water Authority to fluoridate its water without public consultation, and put the matter to a public advisory vote two years after the fluoridation.

Highlights:
-Adopts regulations requiring the fluoridation of all water used for human consumption in counties with a population of 100,000 or more (Sec. 2). -Places an advisory question on the general election ballot for November 2, 2010 in each county whose population is more than 100,000 but less than 400,000, asking whether the public water system in the county should cease the fluoridation of water (Sec. 4). -Sections 1 and 2 become effective upon passage of act. Section 4 becomes effective on 01 October 2009 (Sec. 5).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Washoe County Fluoridation

Sponsors

  • Bernard 'Bernie' Anderson (NV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven Horsford (NV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Jay Lee (NV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bernice Martin Mathews (NV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Debbie Smith (NV - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Randolph J. Townsend (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
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