Teen tanning ban advances
ST. PAUL — A proposal to ban youths younger than 16 from using tanning beds passed it first committee.
“This bill will prohibit minors from using indoor tanning facilities, require proprietors to hang signage to that effect and impose some penalties,” Rep. JoAnn Ward, D-Woodbury, said.
Fines of up to $300 could be assessed to businesses that do not follow the law.
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