Her bill was introduced Monday in the Senate.
Faust-Goudeau said Wichita fire officials approached her about lighter sales. She said there are numerous instances in which children start fires with lighters.
The senator said they're readily available at discount stores and that the stores often have trouble with them being stolen.
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