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SB 55, 75th Regular Session
Relating to the regulation of the sale, distribution, and use of tobacco products; providing penalties.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/97

Author: Judith Zaffirini
Coauthor: Mike Moncrief | Eliot Shapleigh | Jane Nelson | Chris Harris | Royce West
Sponsor: Hugo Berlanga
Joint Sponsor: Jesse Jones | Dianne Delisi | Jim Dunnam | Kip Averitt

Remarks: Sections 161.083, 161.085 & 161.086, and Subchaper N, Ch. 161 of the Health & Safety Code take effect 1/1/98.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1997, 75th R.S.,ch. 671, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

HB 815 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Introduced (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Health--General
Minors
Taxation--Cigarette
Tobacco Products

House Committee: State Affairs (Steven Wolens, Leo Alvarado, Kim Brimer, Bill Carter, David Counts, Tom Craddick, Debra Danburg, Paul Hilbert, Bob Hunter, Delwin Jones, John Longoria, Brian McCall, Tom Ramsay, Mark Stiles, Sylvester Turner)
Minutes: May 6 1997 | May 12 1997 | May 13 1997 | May 21 1997
Senate Committee: Health & Human Services (Judith Zaffirini, John Carona, Mario Gallegos, Jr., Michael Galloway, Chris Harris, Frank Madla, Mike Moncrief, Jane Nelson, Drew Nixon, Jerry Patterson, Royce West)
Minutes: March 12 1997 | March 19 1997 | April 9 1997 | April 16 1997

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