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Senate Bill 218

Help Prevent the Use of Tobacco Products, Including E-cigarettes, Among Youth

Summary

Senate Bill 218 would promote awareness around harms of e-cigarette use and establish an anonymous reporting mechanism for students to report concerns about tobacco use, including vaping, in schools.

Status

SB 218 is sponsored by Senator Brandon Smith. It has passed the Kentucky Senate and the House Health and Family Services Committee and is awaiting a vote in the Kentucky House.

Read the latest statement on SB 218 from Dr. Terry Brooks here.

Passed House Committee