Created: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 10:15:00 CST
Updated: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:43:46 CST
Nebraska lawmakers are one step closer to stamping out the sale and use of E-cigarettes to minors. Senators gave second round approval of the bill introduced by State Senator Russ Karpisek. Under the bill, minors who use E-cigarettes could be charged with a misdemeanor, as could businesses that sell the product to a minor.
Stores would need to keep the product behind the counter in a secure display case. Supporters of the proposal say there hasn't been enough study to show that e-cigarettes are safe. The measure faces one more round of consideration.