91st General Assembly
Summary of HB0941
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Short description: 
CIGARETTE SALES ACT                                                        

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the State Finance Act to create the Prevention of  Tobacco      
   Use  by  Minors Fund.  Creates the Cigarette Sales Act.  Provides that      
   it is unlawful to sell cigarettes at less than  cost  in  this  State.      
   Imposes  fines for certain violations of the Act.  Provides that fines      
   collected under the Act shall be  deposited  into  the  Prevention  of      
   Tobacco Use by Minors Fund.  Provides that moneys in the Fund shall be      
   used for education to prevent the underage use of tobacco products.         
          FISCAL NOTE (Attorney General)                                       
          No fiscal impact on the Att. Gen. office; additional duties          
          would be absorbed by existing resources.                             
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.                                                 
        Amends the Cigarette Sales Act.  Removes  provisions  making  the      
   Act apply to retailers.                                                     
Last action on Bill: TOTAL VETO STANDS

   Last action date: 99-11-18

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   0


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