Headlines Tagged with Hawaii — 977 headlines found
The first steps toward giving tobacco the boot at Lydgate began in 2012 with Tobacco Free Kauai and a statewide bill for tobacco-free beaches and parks, which didn’t pass. That didn’t stop the movement on Kauai, though.
Oct 19, 2016 The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Oct 19, 2016 15:57
The county’s public works and parks and recreation committee unanimously voted Wednesday to recommend passing a bill that would prohibit smoking in vehicles with children under the age of 18. “It comes down to taking care of our youth and the rights of ou
Jul 14, 2016 The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:50
Senate Bill 305 would ban the use of tobacco and electronic smoking devices inside and outside of the 13 HHSC facilities in the islands. The HHSC facilities on Oahu are the Maluhia and Leahi hospitals and Kuhuku Medical Center.
Apr 8, 2016 Honolulu Civil Beat
added Apr 9, 2016 13:42
What if these states included New York, New Jersey, and California? This would certainly be a cause for concern among investors of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM). For now though, we can probably expect a similar roller coaster ride for the sto
Jan 6, 2016 IR.net (Independent Reporter)
added Jan 9, 2016 12:11
While Hawaii is currently the only state with a state-wide 21 and under ban on smoking, 107 U.S. cities in nine states (not including Hawaii) have the same law, according to Tobacco21.org, including New York City. The effects have been tremendous: Needha
Jan 6, 2016 Metro International
added Jan 8, 2016 04:38
Hawaii is the first state in the nation to raise the minimum age to 21 (Act 122). A second measure restricts the use of e-cigarettes in all locations where smoking is illegal (Act 019).
Dec 28, 2015 KXAN-TV36 (Austin, TX)
added Dec 29, 2015 05:35
[Asia-pacific, Hawaii] Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Must Protect Nations’ Right to Enact Measures to Reduce Tobacco Use
shameful that tobacco companies are hiding behind tobacco growers to disguise their own wrongful and abusive behavior....increasingly has filed – or threatened to file – these costly trade lawsuits ...behavior is a real and direct threat to public health
Jul 31, 2015 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 1, 2015 09:21
Please find attached the communications TGANC sent regarding TPP today. Also attached is a congressional letter signed by 24 members of Congress today urging Ambassador Froman not to treat tobacco differently in the current round of negotiations.
Jul 30, 2015 SFNToday.com (Southern Farm Network)
added Jul 31, 2015 08:49
[Asia-pacific, Hawaii, North Carolina] Actually, The T.P.P. Would Screw Tobacco Companies, According to Thom Tillis
Sen. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) on Thursday said that the US Trade Representative is currently working to enshrine “discriminary [sic] treatment of tobacco” in the Trans Pacific Partnership...leveled the charge on the floor of the Senate on Thursday in a speec
Jul 30, 2015 The District Sentinel News Co-op (blog)
added Jul 31, 2015 08:28
The new law in Hawaii comes after researchers at the University of Hawaii reported that 30 per cent of 14- to 16-year-olds had experimented with e-cigarettes. It was feared that this would encourage them to consider smoking conventional cigarettes. Des
Jun 22, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:47