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[Massachusetts] Number of smoke-free college campuses has doubled since 2012

Massachusetts is among the states that prohibits smoking in schools and colleges. It defines smoking or smoke as "the lighting of a cigar, cigarette, pipe or other tobacco product or possessing a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or other tobacco or non-tob
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Jun 22, 2018 20:16
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MINTON: Last Chance for the 115th: Protect Lifesaving Vaping Products from Extinction

In CEI’s Free to Prosper: A Pro-Growth Agenda for the 115th Congress, we made the case that Congress must act before anti-tobacco zealots in and outside of government eliminate life-saving vaping products. To date, Congress has failed to take action. The
Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)
added Jun 22, 2018 20:05
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Government of Canada is consulting on proposed regulations for plain and standardized appearance for tobacco products

Today, the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, announced the launch of public consultations on proposed regulations on a plain and standardized appearance for tobacco products. The consultations, which will run until September 6, 2018
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 22, 2018 19:57
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Trump administration plan would shift USDA programs

The shift would leave FDA to focus on “drugs, devices, biologics, tobacco, dietary supplements, and cosmetics” after shifting about 5,000 FDA employees and $1.3 billion from FDA to the new USDA agency. This new agency would “cover virtually all the foods
Agri-Pulse
added Jun 22, 2018 22:06
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Trump Floats Moving All Food Safety Oversight To USDA ($$)

would give the agency the full mandate and budget it needs to oversee the entire U.S. food supply and would free up resources ... could focus on regulating drugs, medical devices and tobacco. "USDA demonstrates strong and...
Law360
added Jun 22, 2018 21:59
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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Policies in Colleges and Universities ― United States and Territories, 2017

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. colleges and universities had smoke-free policies, twice as many as in 2012. Among these campuses, 1,743 (83.7%) had tobacco-free policies and some specifically prohibited electronic cigarette use (1,658 [79.6%])
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49
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Smoke-Free Campuses Surge Nationwide

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. college and university campuses – including those of public, private, community, historically black and tribal schools – had smoke-free policies, up from 774 campuses in 2012 – the year the federal government and
U.S. News & World Report
added Jun 21, 2018 18:46
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Meetings: Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee

TPSAC Meeting in September 2018 to Discuss R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company MRTP Applications / This document is unpublished. It is scheduled to be published on 06/22/2018.
Federal Register
added Jun 21, 2018 16:57
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[UK-Scotland] Raising Scotland’s Tobacco-free Generation / Our Tobacco-Control Action Plan 2018 (PDF)

Scotland is one of the only countries in the world to have set a target to raise a tobacco- free generation. What we do over the next five years will help this generation get the best start possible in life. Let’s all commit to raising Scotland’s to
Scottish Government (uk)
added Jun 22, 2018 16:11
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[UK-Scotland] Action plan for 'tobacco free generation' unveiled

The Scottish Government's updated plan contains 44 measures aimed at addressing health inequalities and cutting smoking rates. It includes plans to ban smoking around hospital buildings and implement the ban on possessing tobacco in prisons. It also o
STV (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 19:56
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