No Smoking?

The State of Florida may be headed for a limited ban on smoking.

It's a referendum that's going on the ballot in the next election. On November's election ballot, voters will decide if the state has the right to "ban" smoking from eating establishments.

Those in favor of the ban say it will promote a healthier lifestyle. But smokers say it's a violation of their rights.

Some statistics indicate that most of Florida's smokers live in Northwest Florida.

One state that does have a full ban on smoking is California. Their law was passed in 1994, but it wasn't fully enacted until 1998.