HI HB833 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB833


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-02 - Re-referred to HLT, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 7
Pending: House Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Establishes the criminal offense of unlawful shipment of tobacco products. Amends the definition of "tobacco products" under the Cigarette Tax and Tobacco Tax Law to include electronic smoking devices and e-liquids. Increases the license fee for persons engaged as wholesalers or dealers of cigarettes and tobacco products and the retail tobacco permit fee for retailers engaged in the retail sale of cigarettes and tobacco products. Repeals state laws that establish and govern the Electronic Smoking Device Retailer Registration Unit within the Department of the Attorney General; provisions of the Cigarette Tax and Tobacco Tax Law that govern delivery sales; and state law governing smoking that preempts and voids local ordinances and regulations conflicting with state law. Effective January 1, 2024.

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Relating To Health.



2023-02-02HouseRe-referred to HLT, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 7
2023-01-30HouseReferred to JHA, FIN, referral sheet 3
2023-01-25HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
2023-01-23HousePending introduction.

Same As/Similar To

HB833 (Carry Over) 2023-02-02 - Re-referred to HLT, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 7
SB975 (Same As) 2023-06-06 - Act 062, 06/06/2023 (Gov. Msg. No. 1162).


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