2008 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1095
Sponsored By:
Senators McFadden, Forehand, Garagiola, Jones, King, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, and Rosapepe
Cigarette Restitution Fund - Tobacco Prevention - Funding


Altering the amount the Governor is required to include in the annual budget for specified fiscal years for specified activities aimed at reducing tobacco use; requiring that specified tobacco tax revenues be distributed to the Cigarette Restitution Fund for specified purposes; requiring specified revenues to be appropriated for specified activities aimed at reducing tobacco use; altering the tobacco tax rate for specified tobacco products; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/5 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 13-1015 )
State Finance and Procurement
( 7-317 )
Tax - General
( 2-1602.1 , 2-1603 , 12-105 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered