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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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[Idaho] Ordinance for “Smoke Free Air” drafted by Lewiston City Council

The “Smoke Free Air” ordinance places a ban on smoking in public spaces, including 20 feet from any business entrances, parks, and any other property owned by the city. The ordinance was drafted by city council members, Cari Miller and Jesse Maldonado. Co
KLEW-TV Channel 3 (Lewiston ID)
added Feb 17, 2017 04:25
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Idaho father, 30, loses seven teeth and is left with second degree burns after vape explodes in his face WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT

'I Vape (I know, terrible and uncool) but I no longer do and I hope to possible sway those that do to maybe reevaluate or find other methods of smoking. 'I've been doing this for about a year now and assure you I did not do anything I wasn't supposed t
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 16, 2017 18:31
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[Idaho] National Experts Visit Coeur d’Alene to Reveal Dangers of E-Cigs and Vaping

“These dynamite speakers help reinforce the notion that vaping is far from harmless, and may in fact introduce a whole host of new health hazards that are especially dangerous for young people.” A state and federal drug prosecutor for 29 years, Monte Sti
University of Idaho
added Jan 9, 2017 20:42
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Idaho Residents Could Be Better Protected from Secondhand Smoke

Only 13.6% of Idaho’s population is protected from secondhand smoke by local comprehensive smoke-free laws... Idaho is one of 23 states that does not have a statewide comprehensive smoke free law. A comprehensive smoke-free law is recognized by the CDC a
Clearwater (ID) Tribune
added Jun 27, 2016 22:06
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Idaho insurer sees smoke screen on tobacco surcharge

Smokers are lying about their habit to avoid higher rates / The cheating results in pricier premiums for everyone else... Health insurers say smokers who don’t face up to their habit while buying coverage on exchanges drive up prices for everyone else.
The Idaho Statesman
added May 19, 2016 16:23
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[Idaho] New Push To Raise Legal Smoking Age To 21

Members of the Tobacco 21 coalition hope a new California law that will raise the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 will help spur support for a similar movement in Idaho cities and counties.
WFMY NEWS 2 (NC)
added May 8, 2016 17:42
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[Idaho] Councilors want parks free from smoking ($$)

The two Lewiston city councilors pursuing a ban on smoking in public places have decided to focus on the city's parks for the time being. Cari Miller said she and fellow Councilor Jesse Maldonado have been talking with city staff about what form a propos
Lewiston (ID) Tribune
added May 8, 2016 15:00
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