Headlines Tagged with Elections/Politics — 21,838 headlines found
South Korea’s Health Ministry came under fire for using the money it raised from this year’s tobacco taxes for projects not related to smoking prevention, during a two-day parliamentary audit session which started Monday in Sejong. The criticism toward t
Oct 14, 2014 Korea Herald (kr)
added Oct 14, 2014 13:14
Students from five universities are petitioning parliament to pass the Tobacco Control Bill, arguing that it has stayed too long on the shelf. John Paul Nuwe, a student of Makerere University and also an official of Africa Tobacco Control Alliance said
Sep 18, 2014 The New Vision (ug)
added Sep 18, 2014 18:07
Next time you go to a playground and someone is smoking and your kids are breathing secondhand smoke, or you are lying on the beach surrounded by cigarette butts, thank Gov....The bill passed with overwhelming bipartisan support; we need an override to pr
Sep 14, 2014 Trenton (NJ) Times
added Sep 14, 2014 12:44
New Democrat Health and Long-Term Care critic France Gelinas was disheartened when she patronized a downtown Sudbury restaurant on the weekend and someone at the next table 'lit up' a cigarette at the next table.
Aug 20, 2014 Sudbury (Ont) Star (ca)
added Aug 20, 2014 23:32
Documents released by the federal government on Tuesday provided clues about how premium cigars got special treatment in federal tobacco regulations proposed recently.
Jun 25, 2014 New York Times
added Jun 25, 2014 00:15
Uganda Tobacco Growers Association (UTGA) have petitioned the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga to consider their views on the looming Tobacco Control Bill, yet to be tabled in Parliament.
Jun 12, 2014 The Independent (ug)
added Jun 13, 2014 11:18
The government has committed to a six-week consultation period and will need to notify the EU of the draft regulations – a process which can take up to six months. "We therefore ask you to confirm that they will be published in the next few weeks."
Jun 11, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 11, 2014 00:30
Obama administration abandoned regulations that would have restricted children younger than 16 from “participating in the cultivation, harvesting and curing of tobacco” after Republican lawmakers opposed the proposal by falsely claiming that the rules wou
May 18, 2014 New York Times
added May 18, 2014 06:43
A bill that would make it illegal to sell electronic cigarettes and similar vapor products to individuals younger than 18 years old was approved Thursday by the Oklahoma House of Representatives.
Apr 11, 2014 The Oklahoman
added Apr 11, 2014 15:12
But in fact, though he heads up the city's health department, not even Levy could realize the incredible revolution going on between smokers and non-smokers. The non-smokers were in the vast majority, and they just didn't want the two groups separated i
Apr 9, 2014 Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Apr 9, 2014 00:00