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HB 797: Tobacco Products

GENERAL BILL by Altman

Tobacco Products; Redefines term "tobacco products"; authorizes sale or delivery of tobacco products in direct, face-to-face exchanges with dealers or their agents or employees; removes provision that allowed sale or delivery of tobacco products from vending machine equipped with certain device; exempts specified products from direct sale requirement; prohibits certain retailers from placing certain products or devices in open display unit; repeals provisions relating to nicotine products & nicotine dispensing devices.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died in Careers and Competition Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/22/2017 House • Filed
12/8/2017 House • Referred to Careers and Competition Subcommittee; Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Commerce Committee -HJ 71
1/9/2018 House • Introduced -HJ 70
3/10/2018 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Careers and Competition Subcommittee