Year

2015

Agency

Governor

$3.0m GFS/Total

House

$1.4m Tobacco Prevention and Control Acct/Total

Senate

Added funding in Ways and Means

Governor: This item supports the prevention of tobacco use and vaping (such as e-cigarettes) aimed at youth and populations with a high incidence of tobacco use to prevent chronic disease and cut health care costs.

House: One-time funding is provided for activities to help prevent tobacco use, e-cigarette use, and vaping. Prevention activities will target youth and populations with a high incidence of tobacco use.

Senate: Added funding for tobacco prevention activities at the DOH. Did not specify the amount in the Ways and Means amendment.