Headlines Tagged with Hawaii — 994 headlines found
A bill prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes anywhere smoking traditional cigarettes is banned moved ahead Wednesday to its final vote, after attempts to first amend, then delay, the measure were batted away by a County Council majority.
Nov 24, 2014 West Hawaii Today
added Nov 24, 2014 15:11
Effective July 1, 2014, Hawaii County Ordinance 13-124 that Raises the Age of Sale to 21 years for all tobacco products including electronic smoking devices, will take effect.
Jul 14, 2014 Coalition for a Tobacco Free Hawaii
added Jul 14, 2014 11:58
The Honolulu City Council voted Wednesday to ban smoking at some beaches on Oahu, including Waikiki and Sandy Beach in Hawaii Kai. The ban, known as Bill 72, was proposed by City Councilman Stanley Chang late last year.
Mar 20, 2013 Pacific Business News - Honolulu
added Mar 21, 2013 13:55
Apartment owners who smoke may be forced to quit. Condos could soon have the power to ban smoking. It's not just in commercial areas, but inside individual units, too.
Jan 31, 2013 KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Feb 1, 2013 16:18
"Waikiki Beach is a giant ashtray!" So observed a Canadian visitor, whom I met on the beach at Kapiolani Park.
Dec 3, 2012 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Dec 3, 2012 11:44
The state Department of Health and the Department of Education on Monday released findings from a 2011 survey showing a 64 percent reduction of the number of high school students who have smoked in the past 30 days. That figure went from 24.5 percent in
Jun 5, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 5, 2012 15:20
The world’s biggest regional trade deal – Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) – is still within reach despite Australia walking away empty-handed from the latest talks, the federal government says. The trade minister, Andrew Robb, confirmed that a conclusio
Aug 1, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 1, 2015 09:25
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. The City Council on Wednesday passed two smoking b
Jul 13, 2013 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Jul 13, 2013 23:52
The Hawaii Public Housing Authority (HPHA), the state agency overseeing the state's 85 public housing properties, has approved administrative rules now under review by Gov. Neil Abercrombie. Then the ban will be carried out, probably sometime after the e
May 9, 2013 Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added May 9, 2013 17:25
State Sen. Rosalyn Baker wants to prohibit tobacco use and possession for people under age 18. She also wants to impose a $3.20 excise tax per net ounce of tobacco.
Feb 6, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 7, 2013 09:16