HB 1337-1_ Filed 02/15/2007, 09:52

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    Your Committee on       Judiciary     , to which was referred       House Bill 1337     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

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SOURCE: IC 16-41-37-4; (07)CR133701.1. -->     "SECTION 1. IC 16-41-37-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 4. A person who smokes:
        (1) in a public building, except in an area designated as a smoking area under section 5 of this chapter;
        (2) in the retail area of a grocery store or drug store that is designated as a nonsmoking area by the store's proprietor;
        (3) in the dining area of a restaurant that is designated and posted as the restaurant's nonsmoking area by the restaurant's proprietor; or
        (4) in a school bus during a school week or while the school bus is being used for a purpose described in section 2.3(3) of this chapter;
         (5) in a public means of mass transportation, including a

train, an airplane, a taxicab, or a bus; or
        (6) in an enclosed public mass transportation terminal or in a public area within one hundred (100) feet of an entrance to an enclosed public mass transportation terminal;

commits a Class B infraction. However, the violation is a Class A infraction if the person has at least three (3) previous unrelated judgments for violating this section that are accrued within the twelve (12) months immediately preceding the violation.".

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    " (e) A person may not be stopped, inspected, or detained solely to determine compliance with this section.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1337 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.


Representative Lawson L

CR133701/DI 107    2007