2009 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 681
Sponsored By:
Senators McFadden, Astle, Della, Haines, Kelley, Middleton, Muse, and Robey
Business Regulation - Distribution of Tobacco Products


Requiring that a specified licensee display a specified sign regarding prohibitions and penalties related to the distribution of tobacco products; establishing restrictions on the sale of tobacco products through a specified self-service display; prohibiting the distribution of specified tobacco products to minors without specified identification; authorizing a court to require that a specified license be suspended or revoked for specified violations; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance & Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Unfavorable Report by Finance Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Larry E. Haines, District 5
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator James N. Robey, District 13

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Signs and Billboards
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Business Regulation
( 16-209 , 16-3A-01 , 16-3A-02 , 16-3A-03 )
Criminal Law
( 1-101 , 10-101 , 10-107 , 10-108 )


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