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[Idaho] Rexburg City Council passes second reading of Tobacco 21 ordinance

Personal freedom versus “public virtue” — they were both part of the conversation during the Rexburg City Council’s discussion on increasing the legal age to purchase cigarettes from 18 to 21. During the meeting the council passed its second reading to r
Idaho State Journal
added Jan 24, 2018 16:29
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[Idaho] BIRR: Tobacco 21 Advocates Are Pushing The Debunked ‘Gateway’ Vaping Narrative

Officials are using alarmist tactics, pushing misinformation on the effects of vaping, in order to secure a tobacco purchasing age hike in Idaho, that will also apply to all vapor products. Proponents of the Tobacco 21 agenda in Idaho make the unsubstant
Libertarian Republic
added Jan 16, 2018 15:47
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[Idaho] Burley considers tobacco ban at 2 more parks

City Attorney David Shirley will draft a new ordinance banning tobacco at the East Park skate park and at Salmon Park, which includes the city’s swimming pool. A city ordinance is already in effect banning tobacco use at Burley’s Storybook Park on 13th S
Twin Falls (ID) Times-News
added Dec 21, 2017 20:32
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[Idaho] Letter: The number one killer drug ($$)

An international drug cartel with a retail outlet in Moscow is pushing - to children - the number one killer drug, in an open display at child level, hidden behind the last cash register, in that Moscow store. We all know that getting drugs into the hands
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
added Dec 13, 2017 14:09
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Idaho's tobacco-use age could rise

An Ada County lawmaker says he plans to introduce legislation during the 2018 session that would raise the legal age for tobacco use in Idaho from 18 to 21. Sen. Fred Martin, R-Boise, said the age restriction would apply to the purchase and use of all t
Lewiston (ID) Tribune
added Dec 7, 2017 04:36
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EDITORIAL: Our View: Washington, Idaho should follow Oregon on tobacco age ($$)

A week ago, Oregon joined California, Hawaii, Maine and New Jersey to raise the tobacco possession age to 21, affecting both traditional tobacco products and vaporizers. The law, which takes effect Jan. 1, targets tobacco vendors with fines ranging betw
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
added Aug 16, 2017 15:25
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[Idaho] St. Anthony bans vaping and smoking in city parks

The city council made that decision on Thursday after much discussion over the past month and a half. It was the third and final reading of the ordinance. The city initially considered only banning vaping at the Sand Bar and the baseball and skating par
Rexburg (ID) Standard Journal
added Apr 17, 2017 04:02
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[Idaho] Lewiston Smoking Ordinance passes city council unanimously

"The ordinance specifically addresses secondhand smoke and it prohibits smoking in public buildings and in parks, other public spaces,” said Jim Bennett, Lewiston City Manager. This ordinance comes just as the weather warms up and more families, especial
KLEW-TV Channel 3 (Lewiston ID)
added Mar 17, 2017 21:07
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Idaho Senate panel kills plan to raise smoking age to 21

A plan to bump Idaho's legal smoking age from 18 to 21 died Friday when it failed to win enough support among conservative lawmakers wary of curbing individual freedoms.
Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Mar 3, 2017 22:14
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IDAHO LEGISLATOR INTRODUCES TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE INCREASE BILL

On Friday, Sen. Fred Martin, R-Boise, introduced S.B. 1106, but it took convincing the Senate State Affairs Committee to print the bill, as there appeared to be a lack of a motion, according to a report from MagicValley.com. The issue, as it has been in
HalfWheel
added Feb 19, 2017 15:32
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