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Georgia lawmaker introduces smoking ban in car with children

Publication Date: 2017-01-02
  • Author:Claire Simms
  • Publication:FOX 5 Atlanta

It could soon be illegal in Georgia to smoke in a car when children are present.

State Representative Sandra Scott, D-Rex, has pre-filed legislation that would ban adults from smoking in a vehicle when anyone under 18 is also in the car.

"It would be the voice for the voiceless; it would be the voice for children," explained Rep. Scott...