HB 2611 Purchase or possession of tobacco products by minors.
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Summary as enacted with Governor's Recommendation: (all summaries)
Prohibiting purchase or possession of tobacco products by minors or sale of tobacco products to minors; penalties. Provides that the court shall suspend all or any portion of the civil penalty where it finds that a defendant retail establishment has trained its employees concerning the law in this area. The bill also authorizes the court to impose a civil penalty, up to a maximum of $1,000, in lieu of the lesser civil penalties for violation, where it finds that a defendant retail establishment has failed to train its employees. The bill also authorizes the court to prescribe community service instead of the civil penalty against a minor.

Full text:
01/21/99  House: Presented & ordered printed 991562112  pdf
02/08/99  House: Committee substitute printed 993014112-H1  pdf
03/01/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2611ER)  pdf
04/07/99  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2611ER2)  pdf
04/15/99  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1020)  pdf

Amendments:
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/21/99  House: Presented & ordered printed 991562112
01/21/99  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/26/99  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
02/08/99  House: Committee substitute printed 993014112-H1
02/08/99  House: Reported from C. J. with substitute (18-Y 6-N)
02/08/99  House: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/99  House: Read second time
02/09/99  House: Committee substitute agreed to 993014112-H1
02/09/99  House: Engrossed by House - com. sub. 993014112-H1
02/09/99  House: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/99  House: Passed House (80-Y 18-N)
02/09/99  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 18-N)
02/09/99  House: Communicated to Senate
02/11/99  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/99  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/17/99  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/18/99  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/99  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: Read third time
02/19/99  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (38-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: Rec. of Sen. passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER R (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/19/99  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
03/01/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2611ER)
03/03/99  House: Enrolled
03/03/99  Senate: Signed by President
03/05/99  House: Signed by Speaker
03/29/99  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/07/99  House: Placed on Calendar
04/07/99  House: House concurred in Gov. recomm. (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE-ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: Rec. of Gov's recommendation agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Senate: VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
04/07/99  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/07/99  House: Reenrolled
04/07/99  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/07/99  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/07/99  House: Enacted, Chapter 1020 (effective 7/1/99)
04/07/99  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2611ER2)
04/15/99  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1020)