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Delaware Senate passes indoor e-cigarette ban

Senate lawmakers passed legislation Thursday that adds e-cigarette devices to Delaware's Clean Indoor Air Act, but would exempt vape shops from such a ban. "It is a good day for the public's health," said Sen. Bethany Hall-Long, D-Middletown, the bill's
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jun 12, 2015 22:49
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Delaware bill would ban e-cigarettes indoors

would add e-cigarette devices to Delaware's 2002 Clean Indoor Air Act. That measure banned smoking in restaurants, bars and other indoor public places. "It's not a value judgment," Heffernan said. "A lot of people enjoy and want to smoke e-cigs. We are n
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Mar 19, 2015 11:32
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[Delaware] VIDEO: Bans on smoking gain momentum

Rehoboth became the last of Delaware's major ocean resorts to ban smoking on its beaches, adding in a boardwalk ban for good measure. On the same day, the University of Delaware Faculty Senate hosted an open forum to discuss expanding its policy that pro
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added May 15, 2014 11:05
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[Delaware] GENTRY: Smoking ban creates area of shame for smokers

The kids, at that age of not knowing when something is rude, point at the people huddled in the smoking area. "What are they doing?" ... These partial bans just set up the potential for an ugly situation, even if it's just one in which one group is made
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added May 15, 2014 11:02
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[Delaware] UD considers banning tobacco products on campus

The University of Delaware is considering a student-led initiative to ban the use of tobacco on campus. UD’s Faculty Senate held a public hearing Monday to discuss the proposed ban. Members of the UD community questioned some of the specifics of the ban
Newark (DE) Post
added Mar 17, 2014 00:16
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[Delaware] Petition aims to outlaw smoking on beach in Rehoboth

A man with a family history of lung cancer is circulating a petition to ban smoking on the town's beach. Steven Curson of Rehoboth Beach is collecting signatures to extend the scope of Rehoboth's nonsmoking laws to areas by the ocean.
DelmarvaNow.com
added Nov 18, 2013 12:54
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Delaware panel discusses tobacco settlement money

The Delaware Health Fund Advisory Committee is charged with making recommendations to the governor and General Assembly for appropriating tobacco settlement funds. Friday's meeting will include a litigation update and budget update, and recommendations
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 16, 2013 00:44
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[Delaware] No smoking gun in cancer cluster study

Officials found more indoor than outdoor pollutants ... Smoking was also blamed for poor indoor air quality, Knearl said.
Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added May 14, 2013 12:55
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[Delaware] Fenwick passes no-smoking ordinance for beach, town parks

FENWICK ISLAND — Town officials have implemented an ordinance to ban the burning of tobacco products on the beach or in town parks.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Feb 25, 2013 01:40
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[Delaware] Fenwick passes no-smoking ordinance for beach, town parks

Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Feb 23, 2013 21:56
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