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DFL Rep. Tina Liebling introduces bill to ban smoking in some private homes

Liebling wants to keep children away from smoking foster parents.
Liebling wants to keep children away from smoking foster parents.

Last week, we told you about how smoking is slowly becoming illegal in Minnesota.

SEE ALSO: Chuck Grassley, Iowa Senator, compares smoking pot to murder, rape, and child abuse

A new bill introduced today by Rep. Tina Liebling, D-Rochester,  takes another major step toward that end.

The bill would ban smoking in some private homes -- namely, those licensed to provide foster care.

Here's the bill:

DFL Rep. Tina Liebling introduces bill to ban smoking in some private homes


Last week, we wondered what would come first -- the outright ban of smoking in public places or the legalization of recreational pot. But now it looks like smoking in private places is in the crosshairs as well.


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