Status Summary

First reading, referred to Health Care & Wellness on 1.14.19. Public hearing in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness on 1.15.19 at 1:30 p.m. Executive action in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness on 1.25.19; majority pass. Referred to Appropriations on 1.29.19. Public hearing scheduled in the House Committee on Appropriations on 2.7.19 at 3:30 p.m. Executive session scheduled in the House Committee on Appropriations on 2.13.19; majority pass. (updated 2.15.19)

Legislative Session

2019

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Harris

Increases minimum legal age of sale of tobacco and vapor products to age 21.

Permits the Governor to seek government-to-government consultations with tribes about raising the minimum legal age of sale in cigarette tax compacts.

Would be effective January 1, 2020.

*Companion to SB 5057*