2002-02-13 / Front Page
Replacement Smoking Law Passed By Legislature Tobacco education money approved
It may not be a perfect law, but legislators in Putnam County did not back away from anti-smoking legislation last week. In an almost unanimous vote, the Legislature passed a set of regulations identical to those enacted by the Board of Health last year. Those regulations were in effect until a U.S. District Court Judge struck them down in December, citing an overreach by the BOH.