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2018 House Bill 5463: Ban selling or delivering nitrous oxide to minors

Public Act 136 of 2018

Introduced by Rep. Stephanie Chang (D) on January 30, 2018
To ban selling or delivering nitrous oxide to individuals under the age of 18, subject to a $500 fine. Current law bans selling or delivering nitrous oxide (laughing gas) for purposes of getting high, but reportedly young people are buying N2O cartridges and devices that use it in food preparation applications.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on January 30, 2018
Reported in the House on February 28, 2018
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 104 to 3 in the House on March 8, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To ban selling or delivering nitrous oxide to individuals under the age of 18, subject to a $500 fine. Current law bans selling or delivering nitrous oxide (laughing gas) for purposes of getting high, but reportedly young people are buying N2O cartridges and devices that use it in food preparation applications.
Received in the Senate on March 13, 2018
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on March 13, 2018
Reported in the Senate on April 12, 2018
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 36 to 0 in the Senate on April 24, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To ban selling or delivering nitrous oxide to individuals under the age of 18, subject to a $500 fine. Current law bans selling or delivering nitrous oxide (laughing gas) for purposes of getting high, but reportedly young people are buying N2O cartridges and devices that use it in food preparation applications.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on May 9, 2018

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