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[Hawaii] Opponents plan to exploit loophole in park smoking ban ($$)

Some people opposed to a smoking ban at city-operated beaches and parks say a bill approved by the City Council this week has a loophole that allows them to light up in state waters along the shoreline.
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Jul 23, 2013 19:13

[Hawaii] VIDEO: Smoking ban in effect for all Oahu parks, beaches, bus stops

Come Jan. 1, cigarette smokers could be fined if caught lighting up at any city beach, park, and or bus stop. Residents and visitors who smoke at these places will have to find somewhere else to light up.
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Jul 23, 2013 19:07

[Hawaii] VIDEO: Bill aims to expand smoking ban to all Oahu beaches, parks

bad wording says the ban can only be enforced on the sandy area at Ala Moana Park. “Being that we have to go back and fix that part of the policy anyway, I feel that now is the time to go ahead and enact a broader policy that will prohibit smoking at all
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Apr 11, 2013 12:51

[Hawaii] Beach clean up nets thousands of cigarette butts

Volcano Fine Electronic Cigarettes organized the clean up with a fifty-cents per butt incentive. "We are willing to donate up to $10,000". In just two hours, volunteers picked up 11,176 cigarette butts which resulted in a $5,588 donation to the Surfrid
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Apr 4, 2013 00:58

[Hawaii] VOLCANO Fine Electronic Cigarettes Partners With the Surfrider Foundation to Rid Oahu Beaches of Ugly, Toxic Cigarette Butt Litter

VOLCANO Fine Electronic Cigarettes is sponsoring a similar cleanup effort at Kakaako Waterfront Beach Park on March 30. The Oahu Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation is overseeing the cleanup. More than 100 people are expected to participate.
PR Newswire
added Feb 28, 2013 04:18

[Hawaii] LAQUIDARA: Ban Smoking On Beaches

Freshman Rep. Kaniela Ing of South Maui has just taken the long-overdue step of introducing House Bill 325, seeking a ban on cigarette smoking on all beaches in the state. If passed, finally those of us who don't want to be forced to inhale the fumes of
Maui (HI) Weekly
added Feb 22, 2013 13:55

[Hawaii] New Law Would Ban Smoking in Cars with Minors

A bill that would make it illegal to smoke in a vehicle with a minor present will be reintroduced in a special Maui County Council committee meeting on Jan. 5, 2018. Maui is the only county in the state that has not enforced such legislation. Last month
Maui (HI) Now
added Nov 29, 2017 00:42

Hawaiian island bans smoking in car with kids

A new law is now in effect making it illegal for anyone in a car to smoke while a child is present on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. The mayor of Honolulu Kirk Caldwell signed the bill into law October 17, just days after city council unanimously approved
WILX-TV NBC 10 (Lansing, MI)
added Oct 25, 2017 00:08

[Hawaii] Condo boards brace for medical marijuana smoke complaints

Right now there are some 13,000 medical marijuana patients registered in the state and that number is only expected to grow as the state’s first dispensaries open later this year. Many of those patients live in condominiums and apartment complexes.
KITV Ch. 4 (Honolulu, HI)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:41

[Hawaii] LETTER: Tighten up secondhand smoke law

My condominium is in a complex that has two- and three- stacked units with common air handling vents in the bathrooms....The law needs to be amended to include multi-unit buildings with common air handling, regardless if they are publicly or privately own
West Hawaii Today
added Feb 19, 2017 16:14
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