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[Hawaii] EDITORIAL: Steer kids away from e-cigarettes ($$)

With a state law to restrict sales to minors now in effect, the onus is on parents to learn about the risks of these devices and to persuade their children not to take up the addictive, expensive habit
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Dec 16, 2014 03:24

Hawaii County Council advances e-cig ban

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.
West Hawaii Today
added Nov 24, 2014 15:11

[Hawaii] E-cigarettes shown to help curb tobacco use

Tapering off tobacco cigarettes can be a challenge, but research released by the University of Hawaii Cancer Center found some smokers can get a kick-start to kicking the habit with e-cigarettes. "Smokers who use e-cigs to stop smoking are highly motiva
KITV Ch. 4 (Honolulu, HI)
added Nov 17, 2014 13:57

[Hawaii] Council committee advances e-cig beach ban

Riding a wave of apparent public support, the council Public Safety and Mass Transit Committee on Thursday voted 6-2 to forward Bill 302 — outlawing the use of e-cigarettes anywhere tobacco smoking is prohibited — to the County Council with a positive re
West Hawaii Today
added Nov 8, 2014 14:52
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[Hawaii] Up in smoke

Some people are in favor of a new policy which prohibits electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, use in state government buildings. “I think it’s good,” said Leong Lim, a state worker. “I don’t smoke, but I don’t like the smell (e-cigarettes) emit.”
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:34
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[Hawaii] Kanuha wants to ban e-cigs at beaches, parks

They don’t leave butts on the beach. And there’s no secondhand smoke. But Kona Councilman Dru Kanuha thinks electronic cigarettes and vaporizers ought to go the way of the traditional leaf-and-fire tobacco product and be banned from county facilities, p
West Hawaii Today
added Oct 14, 2014 14:03

Electronic cigarettes banned in Hawaii state buildings

e-cigarettes are prohibited from use in any enclosed or partially enclosed area such as offices, lobbies, lanai, interior courtyards, patios, covered walkways, and 20 feet from entrances, exits, windows that can be opened, and ventilation intakes that se
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Oct 14, 2014 01:43

[Hawaii] New Policy on E-Cigs to Mirror Regular Cigarette Ban

The policy to regulate the use of the cigarettes, also known as electronic smoking devices or e-cigarettes, went into effect this month as part of the State of Hawai'i's commitment to keep workplaces and public locations smoke-free.
Big Island Now
added Oct 13, 2014 23:36

[Hawaii] EDITORIAL: CVS makes right move to end tobacco sales

Critics will point out that tobacco is legal and people have the right to buy it and use. And they still can. They just can’t buy it from CVS. We don’t begrudge anyone the right to smoke. We just ask that they look into its health effects and ask themsel
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Sep 13, 2014 17:54

[Hawaii] Bill raising Honolulu smoking age advances

The Honolulu City Council's Public Safety and Economic Development Committee has advanced a bill to raise the legal smoking age to 21.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2014 20:06
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