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H.B. 32 Enrolled

                 

DISCLOSURE OF TOBACCO INGREDIENTS

                 
1998 GENERAL SESSION

                 
STATE OF UTAH

                 
Sponsor: Jordan Tanner

                  Katherine Bryson
                  Nora B. Stephens
                  Don E. Bush
Evan L. Olsen
Carl R. Saunders
Lloyd W. Frandsen
Robert H. M. Killpack


                  AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH; REQUIRING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO
                  OBTAIN CERTAIN INFORMATION REGARDING CIGARETTES AND TOBACCO
                  PRODUCTS AND TO MAKE SUCH INFORMATION AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC;
                  AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
                  This act affects sections of Utah Code Annotated 1953 as follows:
                  ENACTS:
                      26-40-101, Utah Code Annotated 1953
                      26-40-102, Utah Code Annotated 1953
                      26-40-103, Utah Code Annotated 1953
                  Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
                      Section 1. Section 26-40-101 is enacted to read:
                 
CHAPTER 40. DISCLOSURE OF INGREDIENTS IN CIGARETTE

                 
AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS ACT

                      26-40-101. Title.
                      This chapter shall be known as the "Disclosure of Ingredients in Cigarette and Tobacco
                  Products Act."
                      Section 2. Section 26-40-102 is enacted to read:
                      26-40-102. Gathering of information.
                      The department shall obtain annually publicly available information regarding cigarettes
                  and tobacco products from other states and sources concerning:
                      (1) the presence of the following substances in detectable levels in a burned state and, if
                  the cigarette or tobacco product is typically burned when consumed, in a burned state:


                      (a) ammonia or ammonia compounds;
                      (b) arsenic;
                      (c) cadmium;
                      (d) formaldehyde; and
                      (e) lead; and
                      (2) a nicotine yield rating for the cigarette or tobacco product for which a rating has been
                  developed.
                      Section 3. Section 26-40-103 is enacted to read:
                      26-40-103. Disclosure of information.
                      Information obtained by the department under this chapter is a public record and may be
                  disclosed in accordance with Section 63-2-201 and disseminated generally by the department.
                      Section 4. Effective date.
                      This act takes effect on January 1, 1999.

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