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[Arkansas] Base snuffs 83 smoking areas

Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., is decreasing the number of designated tobacco areas on base from 172 to 89 beginning Monday through August 30. The changeover process has been approved for execution in accordance with new guidance, Air Force Instructio
U.S. Air Force
added Jul 23, 2013 00:08

[Arkansas] CDC: Fewer Americans are smoking

According to the CDC, 18 percent of Americans smoke. That's down from the 21 percent that was reported over the past seven years. "Were seeing a lot of younger patients come in with heart disease now and I think that's an eye opener for a lot of people,"
added Jun 19, 2013 22:32

[Arkansas] E-Cigarettes? Library Foretells Looming Debate ($$)

At first glance, the Rogers Public Library’s ban on electronic cigarettes has the appearance of the nanny state run amok. After all, these are not tobacco products.
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Apr 19, 2013 13:24

[Arkansas] Electronic Cigarettes Banned in Library ($$)

Electronic cigarettes have been banned from the Rogers Public Library.
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Apr 18, 2013 21:57

[Arkansas] Bills seek to douse electronic cigarettes ($$)

Consumers must prove that they are 18 years old before purchasing tobacco products, but no such restriction exists in Arkansas for the sale of imitation cigarettes that vaporize liquid nicotine instead of burning tobacco.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Mar 26, 2013 14:12

[Arkansas] Bills seek to douse electronic cigarettes ($$)

Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Mar 25, 2013 20:26

Arkansas House Votes To Ban E-Cigarettes For Minors

The Arkansas House has approved legislation to prohibit the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors. The House voted 76-8 to pass a bill calling for a $100 fine on anyone who gives or sells a so-called "e-cigarette" to a person who is younger than 18 y
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 24, 2013 19:42

[Arkansas] Ark. House to vote on e-cigarettes for minors

The Arkansas House is scheduled to vote Friday on a bill that would impose a $100 fine on anyone who gives or sells an "e-cigarette" to a person who is younger than 18 years old. The measure also prohibits minors from possessing the products.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 22, 2013 12:31

[Arkansas] New Bill Aims to Ban Smoking in Public Places

The Clean Indoor Air Act of 2006 banned smoking in many public places, like restaurants. Now, Representative John Walker is going after the handful of places that are left. If House Bill 2119 passes, it would strike smoking from the list of indulgences pe
KOLR-TV Channel 10 (Springfield, MO)
added Mar 15, 2013 13:25

[Arkansas] Ark. AG announces agreement with tobacco companies

Arkansas' attorney general says an arbitration panel has issued a ruling that will allow a settlement to proceed between Arkansas and several tobacco companies that signed a 1998 anti-smoking agreement. The tobacco companies said Arkansas and certain oth
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 14, 2013 15:04
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