Headlines Tagged with Georgia — 2,570 headlines found
Smoking in public places in Georgia will be banned on May 1 2018, a year later than was originally planned. The author of the draft bill, Guguli Maghradze, says that the decision was made after active consultations between Parliament and the government.
May 3, 2017 The Messenger (ge)
added May 11, 2017 03:09
The state Board of Regents, meeting as a full committee, on Tuesday unanimously approved a tobacco ban for all 31 public colleges and universities in the University System of Georgia.
Mar 18, 2014 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Mar 18, 2014 15:53
The Smyrna City Council is considering a draft ordinance that calls for banning smoking in area parks. The idea first came after a number of residents complained about second-hand smoke from cigars and cigarettes.
Mar 5, 2014 WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added Mar 5, 2014 13:56
Saying that payments under the Tobacco Transition Payment Program (TTPP) should not be subject to sequestration cuts and that an Office of Management and Budget (OMB) plan to do so could erode confidence in government-backed financial programs, Georgia Fa
Nov 25, 2013 Southeast Farm Press
added Nov 25, 2013 17:23
In July 2005, the Georgia Smokefree Air Act became law. ... Richmond County residents and visitors deserve to breathe smoke-free air. A smoke-free air ordinance is a step forward to creating a healthy Augusta.
Nov 3, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Nov 4, 2013 12:37
Performer Tony Howard speaks with BreathEasy Augusta volunteer Lisa Hill during an event to build support for a tougher Augusta smoking ordinance. “The vocal cords are shot,” he said Tuesday. “I’ve sung in so many smoke-filled clubs, and I don’t smoke.
Jul 31, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jul 31, 2013 01:51
Atlanta's City Council has approved a ban on smoking in the city's parks.
Jul 17, 2012 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jul 17, 2012 06:34
granted a Canadian tribal-owned cigarette maker's bid to block the resale of a seized batch of its Seneca brand cigarettes, saying a distributor's peddling of the smokes years past their expiration date could violate the company's trademark rights. Grand
Feb 23, 2016 Law360
added Feb 24, 2016 21:00
proposed ban would include electronic cigarettes because they don’t want anybody even looking like they’re smoking. ... Commissioners’ opinions on the subject range from those who lean toward a nanny state and those who oppose government encroachment into
Nov 2, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Nov 4, 2013 01:49
A Georgia woman has invested in an e-cigarette hoping to improve her health and lifestyle, but instead she nearly lost her home when the device blew up. Elizabeth Wilkowski, of Atlanta, plugged the Chinese-made eHit electronic cigarette into her comput
Sep 3, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 11:02