BILL NO. 6
2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
56 Elizabeth II, 2007
Private Member's Bill
Smoke-free Places Act
H. David Wilson
First Reading: November 23, 2007
Second Reading: December 6, 2007
Third Reading: December 13, 2007 (WITH COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS) (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)
This Bill prohibits smoking in motor vehicles in the presence of children.
An Act to Amend Chapter 12
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
of the Acts of 2002,
the Smoke-free Places Act
1 Section 5 of Chapter 12 of the Acts of 2002, the Smoke-free Places Act, as amended by Chapter 59 of the Acts of 2005, is further amended by adding immediately after subsection (2) the following subsection:
(2A) No person shall smoke in a motor vehicle when any person under the age of eighteen years is present in the vehicle regardless of whether any window, sunroof, cartop, door or other feature of the vehicle is open.
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