LD 151 (subjects: SMOKING , PUBLIC FACILITIES )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=151&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Karen Vachon of Scarborough: (R – District 29) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Scott Hamann of South Portland: (D – District 32) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Andrew Gattine of Westbrook: (D – District 34) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Peter Stuckey of Portland: (D – District 42) — e-mail
Rep. Matthew Peterson of Rumford: (D – District 115) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Frances Head of Bethel: (R – District 117) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Joyce Maker of Calais: (R – District 140) — e-mail
Sen. Anne Haskell of Cumberland: (D – District 28) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Rebecca Millett of Cumberland: (D – District 29) — e-mail | Facebook
|1/29/2015||House||Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/3/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Langley of Hancock, REFERRED to the Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs, in concurrence.|
|2/24/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Protect Public Health in the Maine Community College System
Sec. 1. 20-A MRSA 12723 is enacted to read:
12723. Smoking prohibited
Except for smoking undertaken as part of a religious ceremony or as part of a cultural activity by a defined group, smoking is prohibited on the grounds of any campus of the Maine Community College System. For purposes of this section, “smoking” has the same meaning as in Title 22, section 1580-A, subsection 2, paragraph D.
Sec. 2. Effective date. This Act takes effect October 15, 2015.
This bill prohibits smoking on the grounds of any campus of the Maine Community College System. The bill provides an effective date of October 15, 2015 and an exception to the smoking ban for smoking undertaken as part of a religious ceremony or as part of a cultural activity by a defined group.
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