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In Depth (New Laws) #620761

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 01, 1998
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Mike Boettcher) The first day of new laws in various states and across the nation featured; details given of the tighter United States airport screening; state tax cuts and tax credits; new laws governing HMOs; literacy for drivers in Oklahoma; public breast feeding; drunk driving; leaf blowers; New York City cat laws; the ban on smoking in bars and restaurants in California. [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Gregory NOJEIM, Oklahoma state senator Howard HENDRICK, GARDENER, cat LOVER, SMOKER - comment on the new laws.]

Boettcher, Mike;
Williams, Brian

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