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Smoking in and near public housing will be banned at the end of July

Smokers won't be able to light up in or near public housing starting July 31. They'll still be allowed to rent in the communities but will have to keep lit cigarettes, cigars and pipes at least 25 feet away from buildings. Electronic cigarettes will stil
CNN
added Jul 16, 2018 12:14
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VERIFY: Is it now illegal to smoke in cars nationwide with minors present?

the Verify researchers went to the National Conference of State Legislatures for answers and found eight states including Virginia, indeed do have local legislation prohibiting smoking of cigarettes, cigars or pipes in vehicles with minors from under 8 ye
WUSA 9 CBS (Washington, DC)
added Jul 14, 2018 01:42
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Smoking will be banned in public housing nationwide at end of July

Starting July 31, U.S. Housing and Urban Development will prohibit the use of cigarettes, cigars and pipes in all public housing units and common areas, as well as any outdoor area within 25 feet of public housing grounds. The ban does not apply to e-cig
CBS News.com
added Jul 12, 2018 21:00
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Health group calls for total ban on e-cigarettes

“We call on President Duterte to impose a ban on selling, distribution and use of e-cigarettes, vapes, and all products necessary and incidental to the use thereof, just as he had done in Davao City,” said Mary Ann Fernandez-Mendoza, president of HealthJ
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Jul 12, 2018 15:02
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Submit Comments: Tobacco Product Standard for Nicotine Level of Combusted Cigarettes

advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) to obtain information for consideration in developing a tobacco product standard to set the maximum nicotine level for cigarettes. Because tobacco-related harms ultimately result from addiction to the nicotine
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 12, 2018 14:34
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[Missouri] Public housing will go smoke-free by the end of the month, even in private spaces

Residents at the Parkview Apartments in the Central West End have strong — but mixed — opinions about the new smoking ban taking effect this month in public housing across the country. By July 30, residents of public housing will have to leave their home
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 12, 2018 14:15
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Request for Comments Concerning Proposed Modification of Action Pursuant to Section 301: China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation (PDF)

In light of China’s decision to respond to the investigation by imposing duties on U.S. goods.....Cigars, cheroots and cigarillos containing tobacco, each valued less than 15 cents... Cigarettes containing tobacco and clove / Cigarettes containing tobacc
Office of the United States Trade Representative
added Jul 11, 2018 19:53
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[China] Badger hair and frog legs among niche products on Trump's tariff list. U.S. officials want your thoughts.

U.S. trade officials have invited you to comment on their latest list of proposed import tariffs covering 6,031 categories of items from China... Bovine semen is targeted for the 10 percent tax along with ...more than 40 categories of tobacco products...
Bloomberg News
added Jul 11, 2018 19:29
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Kavanaugh on Health Care: How Might He Rule as a Supreme Court Justice?

In 2010, for example, he was a member of the three-judge panel that ruled the FDA lacks the authority to regulate e-cigarettes as drugs or devices under the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act as long as they are not marketed as smoking-cessation products or for
Law.com
added Jul 11, 2018 18:48
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As Juul Flies High With New Funding, Vapes Become a Target

But threats abound. After some success overseas, Philip Morris International Inc. is seeking approval to sell a vape product in the U.S., which would likely come with an overwhelming marketing budget. Meanwhile, officials and the public are waking up to
Bloomberg News
added Jul 11, 2018 14:11
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