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How Many Days Are Left in This Session? | Missouri Political News Service

How Many Days Are Left in This Session?

May 6th, 2009 by mopns · No Comments

Let’s see here. The House votes to not require a helmet when riding a motorcycle, but they want your cigarette to be self extinguishing so you don’t kill yourself while smoking in bed! How many days are left in this session?


Missouri became the latest state Tuesday to join a national movement in requiring cigarettes to be self-extinguishing.

The Missouri House voted 137-16 to give final approval to legislation that requires the special type of cigarettes starting in 2011. If signed into law by Gov. Jay Nixon, retailers could be fined up to $100 per pack for knowingly selling cigarettes that do not meet self-extinguishing requirements. Read more…



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