MD SB895 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 18 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-19 - First Reading Economic Matters and Health and Government Operations
Pending: House Economic Matters Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring certain licensees to post a certain sign in a certain location; altering the minimum age, from 18 to 21, for an individual to purchase or be sold tobacco products; authorizing the Maryland Department of Health to conduct certain inspections of licensed retailers; authorizing the Department to use individuals under the age of 21 years to assist in conducting a certain inspection; exempting certain individuals from a certain minimum age requirement for an individual to purchase or be sold tobacco products; etc.

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Business Regulation - Tobacco Products and Electronic Smoking Devices - Revisions


Roll Calls

2019-03-16 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (35-11) (Y: 36 N: 12 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-19HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters and Health and Government Operations
2019-03-18SenateThird Reading Passed (35-11)
2019-03-15SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-15SenateFloor Amendment {243926/3 (Senator Ready) Rejected
2019-03-15SenateFloor Amendment {243926/1 (Senator Ready) Withdrawn
2019-03-15SenateSpecial Order until later today (Senator Ready) Adopted
2019-03-15SenateFloor Amendment {243926/1 (Senator Ready)
2019-03-14SenateSpecial Order until 3/15 (Senator Kelley) Adopted
2019-03-14SenateFloor Amendment {243926/1 (Senator Ready)
2019-03-14SenateFloor Amendment {763928/2 (Senator Hough) Adopted
2019-03-14SenateFavorable with Amendments Report Adopted
2019-03-14SenateSpecial Order until later today (Senator Ready) Adopted
2019-03-14SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2019-03-14SenateFavorable with Amendments {647779/1
2019-03-13SenateLaid Over (Senator Hough) Adopted
2019-03-13SenateFavorable with Amendments {647779/1
2019-03-13SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-02-22SenateHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-21SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-02-14SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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Bill Comments