Bill Status of HB3809 100th General Assembly
Short Description: TOBACCO PRODUCT DISPLAY-CANDY
Rep. Sonya M. Harper
| 1/8/2019||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Display of Tobacco Products Act. Provides that all tobacco and alternative nicotine products (rather than single packs of cigarettes and alternative nicotine products) must be sold from behind the counter or in an age restricted area or in a sealed display case. Provides that candy may not be displayed within 5 feet of a counter that has behind it any tobacco products. Defines "candy" and "tobacco product". Effective immediately.
House Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Display of Tobacco Products Act. Reinserts the provisions of the bill but provides that candy may not be displayed within 5 feet of any tobacco products, alternative nicotine products, or any advertisements or labels of those products (rather than a counter that has behind it any tobacco products). Effective immediately.