Restaurant smoking ban passes Senate committee

MONTGOMERY, AL (WBRC) - Smoking in Alabama restaurants would no longer be allowed, under a bill approved by a State Senate Committee.
The bill, from Senator Vivian Davis Figures, has passed the Senate Education Committee.
The Mobile Democrat has tried for several years to pass bills restricting smoking in public places, but has had little success.

Copyright 2010 WBRC. All rights reserved.