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EXTRAS ON EXCISE: WHILE STATES START TAXING E-CIGARETTES, PROPOSED FEDERAL RESTRICTIONS GO UP IN VAPOR

With the implementation of taxes in a number of jurisdictions and recent federal scrutiny, e-cigarettes may be feeling the heat in 2017.
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Jan 18, 2017 21:57
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Government Abruptly Kills Proposed Vaping Ban in National Parks but Won't Explain Why

“The proposal was opened, earlier this month, for 60 days comment,” NPS spokesperson Jeffrey Olson told Gizmodo over email. “The withdrawal is based upon a need to engage in additional interagency coordination and review of the proposal.” What does “a
Gizmodo
added Jan 18, 2017 21:43
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FDA Offers Compliance Policy for Certain Vape Shop Activities in New Draft Guidance

vape shops that create or modify these products are considered manufacturers under the FD&C Act and, therefore, are responsible for complying with the requirements under the law that apply to manufacturers. Five of these requirements include submitting ap
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 18, 2017 19:11
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Cigarette Taxes and Cigarette Smuggling by State, 2014

Key Findings: Excessive tax rates on cigarettes approach de facto prohibition in some states, inducing black and gray market movement of tobacco products into high tax states from low tax states or foreign sources. New York has the highest inbound smuggl
Tax Foundation
added Jan 18, 2017 17:58
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EDITORIAL: The Assault on Health and Safety Begins

The third bill, the Regulatory Accountability Act, is arguably the most dangerous of all because, as the most arcane, it is likeliest to fly under the public radar. It would complicate the already slow rule-making process by imposing dozens of new legal
New York Times
added Jan 17, 2017 22:04
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Smoking Costs the Average New York Smoker $2,313,025 Over a Lifetime

When a friend of mine moved back to Buffalo from Seattle a couple of years ago, one of the first things that she said to me was that she was surprised at how many people still smoked here. Before she mentioned that, I never thought much about it, because
Buffalo (NY) Rising
added Jan 17, 2017 19:14
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[South Carolina] How much does smoking cost over a lifetime? More than you think.

Wallet Hub ranked every U.S. state by the lifetime and annual costs of smoking. South Carolina is eighth from the bottom in the newly released report because of relatively low cigarette and tobacco tax costs, but the overall price tag is still sobering: $
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Jan 17, 2017 19:14
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Alabama ranks high in study of the cost of smoking

Alabama came in 6th on the list just behind Tennessee and Mississippi. Over the course of a smoker's lifetime, they will spend on average $1,196,752 in smoking related expenses. In a year the expenses can also pile up, totaling on average about $23,00
WAAYTV (Huntsville, AL)
added Jan 17, 2017 19:14
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Study: Kentucky is the cheapest state for smokers

A new study reveals that Kentucky has the lowest smoking costs in the United States- but you'll still be spending a lot of money. Personal-finance website Wallethub released a new report in an effort to encourage the estimated 36.5 million tobacco users
WXIX-FOX19 (Cincinnatti, OH)
added Jan 17, 2017 19:13
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WalletHub: How much does it cost to smoke in Connecticut?

The site found that Connecticut is the third most expensive state for smokers both over a lifetime and over the course of one year.
Connecticut Post
added Jan 17, 2017 19:12
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