Legislative Update: April 18, 2018
California Legislative Update
April 18, 2018
With the legislature back in session following its spring recess, committee hearings are in full swing and will continue as bills move forward in the legislative process. The next deadline we have coming up is April 27th, which is the last date for policy committees to hear fiscal bills and refer them to appropriations committees.
One new tobacco-related bill was introduced:
AB 2020 (Quirk – D, Hayward) Cannabis: local jurisdiction licensees: temporary event license
Seven tobacco-related bills are moving through the legislature:
AB 62 (Wood – D, Healdsburg) Public housing: smoke-free policy
SB 631 (Nielsen – R, Gerber) Nitrous oxide: retail sales
AB 1097 (Levine – D, San Rafael) State beaches and parks, smoking ban
AB 2308 (Stone – D, Scotts Valley) Cigarettes: single-use filter ban
AB 3225 (Burke – D, Inglewood) California Children and Families Program
SB 835 (Glazer – D, Orinda) Parks: smoking ban
SB 836 (Glazer – D, Orinda) State beaches: smoking ban
You can find a the full version of this update HERE.
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