A proposal to ban teenagers from using tanning beds is creating controversy in Springfield. Don Hirsch doesn't like the idea and says his teenage sons should be able to use tanning beds with his approval. The proposal would allow teenagers to get spray-on tans but would ban them from using tanning beds, even with parental consent. Representative Robyn Gables says it's the state's job to protect the health of children.
Lawmakers will vote on the proposal in committee in the next few weeks.