Introduced by Rep. David Watkins (D) on January 6, 2009 To create an additional surtax on cigarettes of 70 cents per pack and increase tax rates on other tobacco products. The provisions of this bill would become effective immediately after receiving the governor's signature. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee on January 7, 2009
Substitute offered in the Senate on March 9, 2009
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on March 9, 2009