Call to Action: California
If you live in California please read and contact your local state representative to politely and respectively let them know you oppose SB648.
ATTENTION: If you enjoy blu eCigs and live in California we are asking that you contact the legislators on the Senate Health Committee to voice your opposition to a newly proposed bill that would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in any public space where smoking is prohibited.
BACKGROUND: SB648, a measure that has been introduced in the California State legislature, is gaining momentum and would ban the use of electronic cigarettes in any public space where smoking is prohibited. The legislation is scheduled to have a public hearing on Wednesday, April 17th.
CALL TO ACTION: Please contact the legislators of the Senate Health Committee and tell them:
• You oppose SB648
• Electronic cigarettes should not be treated the same as traditional cigarettes
• Electronic cigarettes produce no tobacco smoke, ash, or odor.
• Banning electronic cigarettes in public spaces would negatively impact your ability to switch from traditional cigarettes to electronic cigarettes
• Your personal story about why you switched to electronic cigarettes
The legislators on the Senate Health Committee can be contacted both by e-mail and using the phone numbers listed below. Not all members have a public email address.
Senator Ed Hernandez (Chair) – (916) 651-4024; senator.Hernandez@senate.ca.go
Senator Joel Anderson (Vice Chair) – (916) 651-4036; senator.Anderson@senate.ca.gov
Senator Jim Beall – (916) 651-4015
Senator Kevin de León – (916) 651-4022
Senator Mark DeSaulnier – (916) 651-4007; senator.DeSaulnier@sen.ca.gov
Senator Bill Monning – (916) 651-4017
Senator Jim Nielsen – (916) 651-4004
Senator Fran Pavley – (916) 651-4027; senator.Pavley@sen.ca.gov
Senator Lois Wolk – (916) 651-4003; senator.Wolk@sen.ca.gov