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[Alabama] House Votes to Fine Those Who Smoke in Cars with Minors

The Alabama House of Representatives has voted to make it illegal to smoke in a car carrying a child. Under the bill, violators would be fined $100.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2018 18:46
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In Alabama, it could soon be illegal to smoke in your car if kids are inside

A proposed bill in the Alabama legislature would make it unlawful to smoke tobacco products while a minor is riding in the vehicle. The bill, titled HB-26, was proposed by State Representative Rolanda Hollis (D-Jefferson County). Hollis pre-filed the bi
Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Jan 23, 2018 22:56
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[Alabama] VIDEO: Proposed house bill would prohibit adults from smoking in car with children

WSFA 12 (Montgomery, AL)
added Jan 23, 2018 22:37
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Alabama Democrat wants to ban smoking in vehicles with children

State Representative Rolanda Hollis (D-Birmingham) wants to ban smoking in vehicles that have minors inside. Hollis said she got the idea after riding in her husband’s truck. The bill will be considered today by the Alabama House Judiciary Committee.
YellowhammerNews (Birmingham, AL)
added Jan 19, 2018 09:21
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Bill would ban smoking in vehicles with minors in Alabama

On Thursday, the Alabama House Judiciary Committee will consider Hollis' bill. It would make it a violation punishable by a fine of up to $100 to smoke in a vehicle with a minor, which means anybody under 19.
AL.com
added Jan 18, 2018 06:58
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Two Alabama adults in jail for secondhand marijuana smoke around minors

Police raided the home of Ricky Lee McDonald and Jessica Hite. Police seized 160 marijuana plants along with other marijuana paraphernalia. McDonald and Hite are now charged with chemical endangerment of minors for exposing them to secondhand smoke.
YellowhammerNews (Birmingham, AL)
added Dec 18, 2017 21:23
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[Alabama] OUR VIEW: Ban on smoking with kids in cars worth considering

Hollis, D-Birmingham, has prefiled a bill that would make it illegal for anyone to use tobacco products — cigarettes, cigars, pipes, whatever — inside a vehicle with a passenger who’s a minor. Violators could be fined up to $100. Alabama wouldn’t be an o
Gadsden (AL) Times
added Dec 1, 2017 02:10
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[Alabama] Proposed bill would ban smoking in vehicles with minor passengers

A Birmingham lawmaker wants to ban smoking in vehicles with minors inside. Despite anti-smoking campaigns, a lot of people still smoke. And a lot of drivers like to smoke inside of their cars. Birmingham Representative Rolanda Hollis, who is sensitive
FOX6 WBRC-TV (Birmingham, AL)
added Nov 30, 2017 04:39
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Alabama lawmaker wants to ban smoking in vehicles when children are passengers

State Rep. Rolanda Hollis, a Democrat from Birmingham, prefiled House Bill 26 ahead of the 2018 regular legislative session. The session begins Jan. 9. The bill would make it illegal to smoke cigarettes, cigars, pipes or other tobacco products in a vehi
AL.com
added Nov 28, 2017 18:16
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Smoking rates put Alabama in deadly 'Tobacco Nation'

37 million Americans still smoke — including 21 percent of adults in Alabama — and a new report from Truth Initiative reveals rates of smoking found in a region dubbed “Tobacco Nation.” Alabama is in that nation, along with Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, L
Montgomery (AL) Advertiser
added Oct 27, 2017 17:04
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