2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Prior Year Introduction As: SB 226/10 - JPR Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 192
Sponsored By:
Senators Glassman, Conway, DeGrange, Forehand, Jennings, Kasemeyer, Mathias, Middleton, Raskin, Simonaire, Stone, and Dyson
Criminal Law - Sale of Novelty Lighters - Prohibition


Prohibiting a person from selling at retail, offering for sale at retail, or distributing for retail sale in the State a novelty lighter; establishing a civil penalty for a violation of the Act; defining the term "novelty lighter"; 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 Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/2 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
Favorable with Amendments
Laid Over (Senator Kittleman) Adopted
Favorable with Amendments
Committee Amendment Adopted
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Kittleman) Rejected
Floor Amendment (Senator Kittleman) Rejected
Floor Amendment (Senator Kittleman) Rejected (5-42)
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (43-3)
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Sponsored by:

Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator James E. DeGrange, Sr., District 32
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator J. B. Jennings, District 7
Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer, District 12
Senator James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Law
( 10-112.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 373526/01     Offered on: March 23, 2011   at: 10:57 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 683624/01     Offered on: March 23, 2011   at: 11:00 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 793326/01     Offered on: March 23, 2011   at: 10:50 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 918975/01     Offered on: March 23, 2011   at: 10:46 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 23, 2011: Floor Amendment (Kittleman) {683624/1 Rejected (5-42)
March 25, 2011: Third Reading Passed (43-3)