TN HB0705 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Passed on June 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-02 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 551
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


As enacted, adds use of vapor products to the acts that are prohibited in enclosed public places under the Non-Smoker Protection Act; revises provision whereby a local government may prohibit smoking by a distance of up to 50 feet from a hospital's entrance unless the application of a 50-foot limit would place hospital patients in a potentially unsafe condition to make the provision mandatory instead of discretionary and to also apply to the use of vapor products. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39, Chapter 17, relative to vapor products.



2021-06-02 Comp. became Pub. Ch. 551
2021-04-29HouseComp. SB subst.
2021-04-29HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2021-04-26HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/29/2021
2021-04-26HousePlaced on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 4/26/2021
2021-04-08HouseRe-ref. Calendar & Rules Committee
2021-04-01HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/8/21
2021-04-01HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2021-04-01HouseReset on cal. for 4/8/2021
2021-03-31HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2021-03-25HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/1/2021
2021-03-24HousePlaced on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 3/25/2021
2021-03-17HouseRec. for pass; ref to Calendar & Rules Committee
2021-03-10HousePlaced on cal. Health Committee for 3/17/2021
2021-03-09HouseRec. for pass by s/c ref. to Health Committee
2021-03-03HousePlaced on s/c cal Health Subcommittee for 3/9/2021
2021-02-20HouseAssigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
2021-02-11HouseP2C, ref. to Health Committee
2021-02-10HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-02-09HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB1047 (Crossfiled) 2022-04-11 - Sponsor(s) Added.


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