House Bill 199

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Last Action 01/19/22: floor amendment (1) filed
Title AN ACT prohibiting smoking in public places and places of employment.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statement Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 486
Sponsor S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 438 to define terms; prohibit indoor smoking in businesses, places of employment, and other listed public places; exempt private residences, unless used for child care or adult day care; permit smoking in designated nonenclosed areas; require posting of "no smoking" signs at specified locations; permit local governments to adopt stricter regulations by ordinance; provide for enforcement by all peace officers and designated health department and local government employees; provide for the issuance of uniform citations for violations; prohibit employers and others from discriminating against persons who report violations; provide for fines for violations that go to the agency whose employee issued the citation; provide that no court costs or other fees be charged for violations; exempt certain research and manufacturing laboratories and agricultural buildings; amend KRS 344.040, relating to unlawful practices by an employer, to add references to state law, local ordinance, or local board of health regulation relating to smoking; amend KRS 431.450, relating to uniform citations, to provide for issuing citation forms to health departments; authorize the Department of Kentucky State Police to create and issue uniform smoking violation citations; repeal various statutes permitting smoking in public buildings; provide short title of the Smokefree Kentucky Act.
Index Headings of Original Version Crimes and Punishments - Indoor smoking, prohibition, exceptions, penalties
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Smoking in school buildings, statewide prohibition
Health and Medical Services - Health departments, enforcement of antismoking laws and ordinances
Labor and Industry - Place of employment, statewide indoor smoking prohibition, exceptions
Motor Carriers - Buses, taxicabs, statewide smoking prohibition, exceptions
Notices - No smoking signs, requirements
Occupational Safety and Health - Place of employment, indoor smoking, prohibition, exceptions
Police, State - Uniform smoking citations, distribution to health departments
Public Buildings and Grounds - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places, exceptions
Public Health - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Tobacco - Indoor smoking, prohibition
Unified Local Governments - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Cities - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Civil Rights - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Counties - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Counties, Urban - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Local Mandate - Indoor smoking prohibitions
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01/04/22
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/19/22
  • floor amendment (1) filed

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor S. Westrom
Summary Retain original provisions; delete the definition of "cigar bar" and remove the phrase throughout the bill.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Indoor smoking, prohibition, exceptions, penalties
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Smoking in school buildings, statewide prohibition
Health and Medical Services - Health departments, enforcement of antismoking laws and ordinances
Labor and Industry - Place of employment, statewide indoor smoking prohibition, exceptions
Motor Carriers - Buses, taxicabs, statewide smoking prohibition, exceptions
Notices - No smoking signs, requirements
Occupational Safety and Health - Place of employment, indoor smoking, prohibition, exceptions
Police, State - Uniform smoking citations, distribution to health departments
Public Buildings and Grounds - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places, exceptions
Public Health - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Tobacco - Indoor smoking, prohibition
Unified Local Governments - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Cities - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Civil Rights - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Counties - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment
Counties, Urban - Indoor smoking, prohibition in enclosed public places and places of employment

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