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Hawaii House committee passes e-cigarette youth ban

The Hawaii House Committee on Health has voted to push forward a bill to stop people under the age of 18 from buying electronic cigarettes.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 14, 2013 15:48
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[Hawaii] Illegal Tobacco Sales to Minors Makes Historic Decline

Tobacco sales to minors dropped to 4.3%, its lowest level in Hawaiʻi since the Department of Health initiated the annual survey in 1996. Here on Maui, there were no sales recorded during a random sampling of participating stores in the spring of 2012;
Maui (HI) Now
added Dec 10, 2012 16:08
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[Hawaii] Tobacco ban at county parks goes up in smoke

COUNCIL REJECTS ORDINANCE, PASSES RESOLUTION WITHOUT ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITY
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Aug 9, 2012 16:57
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[Hawaii] FAND: Bill to ban smoking in public housing deserves to become law ($$)

Some readers may remember my story back in April, about a bill fighting for its life in the Legislature — a bill to ban smoking in Hawaii's public housing. This is the sequel about how this bill stands poised to win against all odds
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Jul 8, 2012 13:54
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[Hawaii] Teen Who Use E-Cigarettes More Likely to Try Tobacco

Teens who reported vaping in a recent survey were almost three times more likely than those who didn't vape to report smoking cigarettes a year later, suggesting that efforts to restrict access to electronic-cigarettes can have a positive impact on adole
MedPage Today
added Jan 26, 2016 14:33
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Longitudinal study of e-cigarette use and onset of cigarette smoking among high school students in Hawaii [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are more likely to start smoking cigarettes. This result together with other findings suggests that policies restricting adolescents’ access to e-cigarettes may have a rationale from a public health standpoint
Tobacco Control
added Jan 26, 2016 13:28
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Hawaii-based troops face new tobacco ban

Navy and Marine Corps Exchanges will stop selling tobacco products — including smokeless tobacco and E cigarettes — to anyone under 21, the messages say, because military installations in Hawaii "are subject to concurrent jurisdiction." Under the new la
Marine Corps Times
added Dec 30, 2015 22:44
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Marines Will Comply With Hawaii Law Raising Smoking Age to 21

Brilakis announced the Corps would cooperate with a new Hawaii law that raises the minimum age to use or purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. The law, signed in June, is intended to stop people from becoming habitual smokers. Hawaii officials have to
Military.com
added Dec 29, 2015 22:59
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[Hawaii] MURATA: Take smoking off the sidewalks

All of the time, effort and money that went into building a completely smoke-free campus should have been directed elsewhere. It would take just 10 minutes to buy signs designating smoking areas for the entire Mānoa; to install them, it would take the ti
Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Sep 1, 2015 18:15
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[Hawaii] PHILLIPS: BANNING E-CIGARETTES MIGHT BE MORE PRESSING THAN RAISING THE LEGAL SMOKING AGE

no matter how good cotton candy vaping tastes like, it still contains nicotine, just as regular cigarettes do and it still contains chemicals that are very bad news for your body, since they have carcinogenic effects themselves. So, instead of introducin
Wall Street Hedge
added Jun 24, 2015 16:20
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