2:11pm

Thu February 7, 2013
The Commonwealth

Statewide Smoking Ban Bill Clears House Committee

Kentucky is one step closer to enacting a statewide smoking ban after legislation sailed Thursday through the House Committee on Health and Welfare. House Bill 190, sponsored by Rep. Susan Westrom, a Democrat of Lexington, would prohibit smoking in public places and places of employment.

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