SB 146/LM/CI (BR 1572) - J. Pendleton
AN ACT relating to tobacco products.
Amend KRS 438.311 relating to purchase of tobacco products by minors to move jurisdiction from the Department of Agriculture to Juvenile Session of District Court as a status offense; amend KRS 438.313 and KRS 438.325 as they relate to purchase of tobacco products by minors to move jurisdiction from the Department of Agriculture to Juvenile Session of District Court; amend KRS 438.335 relating to disposition of fines and jurisdiction of the Department of Agriculture to conform.
SB 146 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, T. Riner) - WITHDRAWN
HFA (2, T. Riner) - WITHDRAWN
HFA (3, T. Riner) - Create a new section of KRS 438.305 to 438.340 to prohibit possession of tobacco products, cigars, and cigarettes by persons under 18; exempt persons possessing same in the presence of parent, guardian, or spouse, or who incidentally possess during course of employment but do not use tobacco products; provide that the sentence for violators be not more than 8 hours of community service, all or part of which community service may be remitted if the juvenile tells where he got the tobacco products; provide that all peace officers with general law enforcement authority may issue uniform citations for the the violation of law.
HFA (4, T. Riner) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 438 to prohibit persons not already prohibited by law from furnishing cigarettes and tobacco products to minors, to sell or give tobacco products to a minor.
Jan 14-introduced in Senate
Jan 15-to Judiciary (S)
Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 27-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for March 2, 1998
Mar 2-3rd reading, passed 34-0
Mar 3-received in House
Mar 4-to Judiciary (H)
Mar 10-posted in committee
Mar 17-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 18-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 19-floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 20-floor amendment (1) withdrawn; floor amendment (2) filed
Mar 24-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 25, 1998
Mar 25-floor amendments (3) and (4) filed; floor amendment (2) withdrawn
Mar 27-3rd reading,; floor amendment (4) ruled not germane; floor amendment (3) ruled out of order; passed 77-12
Mar 30-received in Senate; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
Apr 9-signed by Governor