92nd General Assembly
Status of HB4149
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   New Act                                                                     

        Creates the Disclosure of Ingredients in  Tobacco  Products  Act.      
   Provides  that  beginning  in  the  year  2003,  any  manufacturer  of      
   cigarettes,  snuff, or chewing tobacco shall provide the Department of      
   Public Health with an annual report that lists  specified  information      
   for each brand of product sold.                                             
          FISCAL NOTE (Department of Public Health)                            
          To adequately set standards and make available to the public         
          the information which is required by HB 4149, the Department         
          will need to seek expertise not currently available within the       
          Department. It is estimated that, a minimum of 3 full-time           
          employees and clerical support, as well as equipment and soft-       
          ware will be necessary. Depending on the method utilized by the      
          Department to make public the annual reports, there would also       
          be costs for printing or information technology. The total           
          impact for the Department of Public Health is estimated at           
   JAN-30-2002  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   JAN-30-2002  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   JAN-30-2002  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-05-2002  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               HUMAN SERVS           
   FEB-15-2002  H  DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE                     008-000-000   HHSV    
   FEB-15-2002  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   MAR-20-2002  H                         FISCAL NOTE FILED                       
   MAR-20-2002  H  CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   MAR-22-2002  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   MAR-22-2002  H  HELD ON CAL ORDER 2ND RDG - SHORT DEBATE                       
   APR-05-2002  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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