ERIC Number: ED353457
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Tobacco Product Education and Health Protection Act of 1991, S. 1088. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Consumer of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session (November 14, 1991).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
This document contains oral and written testimony of witnesses who appeared before the Senate committee considering legislation aimed at reducing tobacco addiction among minors. Opening statements were made by Senators Bryan, Ford, Gorton, Kasten, and Sanford. Witnesses included the following: the chief of police, Waunakee, Wisconsin; a representative of the Tennessee Grocers Association; the president of Bozell, Inc.; the president of the American Psychological Association; a representative of the Coalition on Smoking or Health; the program director of the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan; the executive director of the Maine Grocers Association; a professor from Florida State University; the director of the Public Citizen Litigation Group; a professor of law from the New York University School of Law; a representative of the Outdoor Advertising Association of America; an elementary school principal; the president and general counsel of the Legal Studies Division, Washington Legal Foundation; the president of the Fraternal Order of Police; the Hon. Mike Synar, U.S. Representative from Oklahoma; a police sergeant from the Woodridge, Illinois, Police Department; a tobacco wholesaler; and a senior consultant to the Tobacco Institute. (CML)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Educational Legislation, Health Education, Health Promotion, Physical Health, Secondary Education, Self Destructive Behavior, Smoking, Substance Abuse, Tobacco, Young Adults
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.