American Lung Association http://wuis.org en Proposal To Ban Smoking While Driving Children Raises Privacy Questions http://wuis.org/post/proposal-ban-smoking-while-driving-children-raises-privacy-questions <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>State lawmakers are considering legislation to prevent smoking in cars with children. Though the measure is aimed at protecting passengers' health, the proposal is raising questions about personal privacy.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The measure would make it illegal to smoke in a car with a minor, but a police officer couldn't pull over drivers just for lighting up.</span></p><p>Even so, Kathy Drea, of the American Lung Association, says putting a law on the books sends a message to smokers.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:32:13 +0000 Hannah Meisel 19383 at http://wuis.org Proposal To Ban Smoking While Driving Children Raises Privacy Questions