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new rules will give more powers to the state relating to legal smoking age, labeling and advertising requirements and retailer licensing. House Bill 1645 is the first comprehensive e-cigarettes bill in the United States, according to sponsor Representativ
Feb 8, 2015 Austrian Tribune
added Feb 8, 2015 13:06
Mr. Obama would pay for the extension of the program by increasing tobacco taxes, a step that the White House said “will help reduce youth smoking and save lives.”
Feb 2, 2015 New York Times
added Feb 2, 2015 12:13
Rules on standardised plain packaging for cigarette packs could be introduced in the UK before May as the UK government said it would try to pass legislation before the general election.
Jan 21, 2015 Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 21, 2015 17:55
Plans to hold a pre-election Commons vote on enforcing standardised tobacco packaging offer the chance of a "momentous step" in creating a smoke-free generation in Britain, health groups have said.
Jan 21, 2015 Press Association (uk)
added Jan 21, 2015 17:51
Consider these numbers: In 2013, the China National Tobacco Corporation (CNTC) manufactured 2.5 trillion cigarettes. By comparison, Philip Morris International, it's biggest competitor, produced just 880 billion last year.
Dec 11, 2014 The Takeaway (NPR)
added Jan 8, 2015 11:36
Q: Why is tobacco use a health care concern in the U.S. correctional population? A: Exposure to tobacco smoke – even occasional smoking or secondhand smoke – can have immediate adverse effects that can lead to serious illness or death.7 Cigarette sm
Feb 1, 2012 Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Dec 8, 2014 21:33
The revised regulations indicate that smoking is generally prohibited in and on the grounds of Bureau institutions and offices, with the following two exceptions: Smoking is permitted as part of an authorized inmate religious activity; and, for Bureau
Dec 8, 2014 Amazon Web Services / Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
added Dec 8, 2014 18:24
A steady reduction in smoking rates means national insurers like UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH ) are likely to see a reduction in smoking-related chronic illnesses from their members, which helps save them money in the long run. One final note, let's n
Dec 6, 2014 Motley Fool
added Dec 7, 2014 18:01
Wheeler, owner of King Mountain Tobacco, argues that cigarettes manufactured on tribal land are shielded from state and federal tobacco taxes by the Yakama Nation’s treaty. The company stopped making federal excise tax payments in 2011 but has since resu
Oct 26, 2014 Yakima (WA) Herald
added Oct 26, 2014 20:13
We support requiring a label on nicotine’s addictive properties, but we ask the FDA pursue requirements for more extensive warnings that address health risks that e-cigarettes pose.
Oct 9, 2014 US Senator Barbara Boxer
added Oct 10, 2014 02:39