SB 2 Prohibits certain activities on the rivers of this state
Sponsor: Scott
LR Number: 0281S.01I Fiscal Note: 0281-01
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 2/2/2009 - Hearing Conducted S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page:
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2009

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SB 2 - This act prohibits certain activities from being committed on the rivers of this state, including:

1) Possessing or using beer bongs or other devices intended for rapid consumption of alcohol;

2) Possessing or consuming any alcoholic substance that is produced in gelatin form (Jell-o shots);

3) Possessing or using any large volume alcohol containers that hold more than one gallon;

4) Distributing Mardi Gras bead necklaces or similar paraphernalia; and

5) Possessing Styrofoam coolers on or within fifty feet of any such river, unless in a campground, picnic area, landing, road, or parking lot.

Violation of these provisions is a Class A misdemeanor.

This section is similar to a provision of CCS/SS/SCS/HCS/HB 62 (2009).

SUSAN HENDERSON MOORE