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California Senate passes Mark Leno’s E-cigarette bill

The Senate today, as part of the Legislature’s extraordinary session on health, passed legislation calling for new statewide regulations on electronic cigarettes. SB X2-5, authored by Sen. Mark Leno, protects the public against exposure to e-cigarettes b
LGBT Weekly
added Aug 27, 2015 23:18

[UK, USA] SULLUM: Wacky British Idea: Why Not Tell The Truth About E-Cigarettes?

Such misinformation can be lethal....Although they claim to be interested in reducing smoking-related disease and death, e-cigarette alarmists like Frieden are actively undermining that goal.
added Aug 27, 2015 23:15
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[California] Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Announces Support for Senator Mark Leno’s Bill to Protect Children From E-Cigarettes

announced her support for SBX2 5, legislation authored by Senator Mark Leno to protect children and youth from the harmful effects of electronic cigarettes. The bill ensures that e-cigarettes are included in existing laws that prevent underage smoking an
California Attorney General's Office
added Aug 27, 2015 23:03
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California Senate advances vaping, smoking regulation bills

Democratic lawmakers advanced a package of tobacco regulation bills on Thursday, reviving proposals that earlier stalled in the Legislature amid opposition from tobacco companies. They include measures to raise the age for buying tobacco products to 21 an
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 27, 2015 22:09

California lawmakers act to raise smoking age to 21, restrict e-cigarettes

The state Senate on Thursday approved six anti-tobacco bills, including measures that would raise the smoking age in California from 18 to 21 and bar electronic cigarettes from restaurants, movie theaters and other public places where smoking is banned.
Los Angeles Times
added Aug 27, 2015 22:05
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UPDATE 1-Bill to regulate e-cigarettes clears California legislative hurdle (Adds Senate passage of bill to raise smoking age to 21)

The e-cigarette regulations, introduced by State Senator Mark Leno, a Democrat from San Francisco, would ban use of the devices, also known as vapor cigarettes or vapes, in the workplace, at schools and other places where cigarettes already are forbidden
added Aug 27, 2015 22:04

Anti-Smoking Bills Head to California Senate

A package of anti-tobacco bills were passed by a state Senate committee Monday, including bills raising the legal smoking age to 21 and defining e-cigarettes as tobacco products. The two bills passed the Senate Appropriations Committee by a 5-2 margi
Courthouse News
added Aug 27, 2015 14:27

[UK, USA] E-Cigs 95% Less Harmful Than Smoking and Helpful for Cessation

a study published at the same time as the PHE report arrived at a different conclusion about the gateway issue (JAMA. 2015;314:700-707). In an editorial accompanying the JAMA study (2015;314:673-674), Nancy A. Rigotti, MD, from the Massachusetts General
Medical Tribune
added Aug 27, 2015 14:23

[California] Toughened smoking ban falls short in Hermosa Beach

Electronic cigarettes aren’t illegal in Hermosa Beach. Yet. The City Council on Tuesday stopped short of banning the liquid nicotine vaporizing devices and imposing a new tax on tobacco retailers to discourage illegal tobacco sales to minors. Instead,
Torrance (CA) Daily Breeze
added Aug 27, 2015 14:06

[Missouri] Parents need to be more aware of harmful effects of e-cigarettes on kids

In two-third of the homes where children were exposed to e-cigarettes, they also were exposed to regular cigarettes. The researchers found that 36 percent of the e-cigarette users neither locked up e-liquid bottles nor used childproof caps. Such caps, w
ANI (in)
added Aug 27, 2015 13:42
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