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[Alabama] EDITORIAL: No smoking with kids on board

House of Representatives passed a bill last week that will ban smoking in vehicles with anyone under 19 years old on board... Not smoking in a vehicle occupied by children is just another habit that needs to change, similar to learning not to text while d
Cullman (AL) Times
added Feb 4, 2018 17:26
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Alabama moves closer to banning smoking in cars around children: Here's why

The bill would make it illegal to smoke a tobacco product in a car if anyone age 19 or younger is in the car. The prohibition would apply whether the vehicle is moving or parked...children exposed to second-hand smoke also experience greater incidents of
AL.com
added Feb 2, 2018 18:02
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[Alabama] WEISS: Should we just go ahead and ban smoking everywhere?

[FCTC] established a method called MPOWER in 2008 that aims to end the “global tobacco epidemic”...The way to do this is not by banning it all at once, but instead by monitoring use and prevention, protecting citizens from second-hand smoke, offering ways
Yahoo!
added Feb 2, 2018 16:53
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[Alabama] VIDEO: Proposed ban on smoking in cars with children sparks heated debate

is sparking conversation on social media. Hundreds of you weighed in on our WKRG Facebook page. Under the proposed bill a driver would be fined $100 if they are smoking with a minor in the car. Authors of the bill say it aims to protect children from the
WKRG CBS 5 (Mobile, AL)
added Feb 2, 2018 15:41
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VIDEO: Alabama could soon make it illegal for you to smoke in the car if a child is present

The state House passed HB 26 41-30 this week. The Senate votes on it next. If it becomes law, the bill will make it illegal to smoke a tobacco product if anyone under 19 is in the car, whether the vehicle is moving or parked. Anyone caught breaking the l
CNN
added Feb 2, 2018 00:07
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ALABAMA HOUSE VOTES TO BAN SMOKING IN CARS CARRYING MINORS

Under the bill, violators would be fined $100. Representatives on Tuesday voted 41-30 for the bill by Rep. Rolanda Hollis, a Democrat from Birmingham. The bill now moves to the Alabama Senate.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2018 02:45
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[Alabama] House Votes to Fine Those Who Smoke in Cars with Minors

The Alabama House of Representatives has voted to make it illegal to smoke in a car carrying a child. Under the bill, violators would be fined $100.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2018 18:46
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In Alabama, it could soon be illegal to smoke in your car if kids are inside

A proposed bill in the Alabama legislature would make it unlawful to smoke tobacco products while a minor is riding in the vehicle. The bill, titled HB-26, was proposed by State Representative Rolanda Hollis (D-Jefferson County). Hollis pre-filed the bi
Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Jan 23, 2018 22:56
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[Alabama] VIDEO: Proposed house bill would prohibit adults from smoking in car with children

WSFA 12 (Montgomery, AL)
added Jan 23, 2018 22:37
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Alabama Democrat wants to ban smoking in vehicles with children

State Representative Rolanda Hollis (D-Birmingham) wants to ban smoking in vehicles that have minors inside. Hollis said she got the idea after riding in her husband’s truck. The bill will be considered today by the Alabama House Judiciary Committee.
YellowhammerNews (Birmingham, AL)
added Jan 19, 2018 09:21
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