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A bill prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes anywhere smoking traditional cigarettes is banned moved ahead Wednesday to its final vote, after attempts to first amend, then delay, the measure were batted away by a County Council majority.
Nov 24, 2014 West Hawaii Today
added Nov 24, 2014 15:11
[UK] MPs are left fuming by 'crazy' bid to ban e-cigarettes from the House of Commons, saying it would lead to a total ban at Westminster
Speaker John Bercow is being advised to ban e-cigarettes from Commons Plan is aimed at stopping those on tour groups from 'vaping' in Chamber One MP said it would lead to a total ban at Westminster, including offices Many MPs were outraged calling it
Nov 22, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:57
Since 2000, Ontario's smoking prevalence rate has fallen from 24.5 per cent to 18.1per cent in 2013, which equals approximately 332,000 fewer smokers in Ontario. Despite significant progress in curbing the use of tobacco products, 13,000 Ontarians still
Nov 24, 2014 Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:54
Ontario moved Monday to regulate the sale of electronic cigarettes, ban all flavoured tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, and mandate calorie counts on restaurant menus with its Making Healthier Choices Act.
Nov 24, 2014 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:41
Cigarettes are lethal, they’re expensive and they smell bad. Smokers should quit, but oppressive politicians can be worse than the evil weed.
Nov 17, 2014 Washington Times
added Nov 24, 2014 12:34
State health officials say too many children are being poisoned by contact with the liquid nicotine used in electronic cigarettes. Now, the state’s poison center wants the Legislature to adopt standards for making liquid nicotine packages child-resistan
Nov 23, 2014 Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Nov 24, 2014 03:25
Mantachie leaders voted to immediately ban the public use of e-cigarette and similar inhalers. Mantachie has become the first municipality in Itawamba County to do away with smoking’s high-tech 21st century counterpart.
Nov 21, 2014 Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
added Nov 24, 2014 03:19
COUNCILS should boot smokers from pedestrian malls and public transport waiting points, state Health Minister Lawrence Springborg said yesterday, leaving the door open to a statewide ban. Mr Springborg noted that councils had been slow to exercise their
Nov 24, 2014 Brisbane (QLD) Courier-Mail (au)
added Nov 24, 2014 03:14
Hamilton TV station CHCH says Associate Health Minister Dipika Damerla will announce ban on sales to minors on Monday morning..
Nov 23, 2014 Canadian Press
added Nov 24, 2014 02:47
Board of Health is moving to raise the minimum age to buy cigarettes in Framingham from 18 to 21. The three-member board will consider the change at its meeting Monday, one of several amendments to the town’s tobacco regulations that would also cut down t
Nov 21, 2014 Metro West Daily News (Framingham, MA)
added Nov 24, 2014 02:36