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[Indiana] Hoosier Security: E-Cigarette Bill Creates Mandated Monopoly

Hoosier Security announced today that it cannot comply with House Bill 1432 as it currently reads, which sets to create a mandated monopoly over security firms wishing to do business with e-liquid manufactures. Essentially, HB 1432 doesn’t allow for a f
Eagle Radio 99.3 FM WSCH (Lawrenceburg, IN)
added Mar 19, 2016 17:51
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[Indiana] Hearing on smoking ban set for March 29

The simple task of setting a hearing date on a proposed smoking ban proved contentious Monday, perhaps foreshadowing the debate to come. The hearing had been set for March 28, Dyngus Day. But out of consideration for bar and tavern owners, Common Council
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 15, 2016 22:51
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[Indiana] South Bend smoking ban back on the table

it appears the Common Council may be on board with the effort. Backed by the group Smoke Free St. Joe, Common Council member Gavin Ferlic on Wednesday introduced a bill banning smoking in all public places in South Bend. That includes bars, restaurants,
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 11, 2016 23:27
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[Indiana] VIDEO: 'Earth-shattering' blow to e-smoking industry?

Indiana General Assembly adopted a measure that would increase regulations on manufacturers of e-liquids...In addition to requiring that mixing be done in a clean room and that business owners undergo background checks, the measure also stipulates that ma
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Mar 10, 2016 20:46
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[Indiana] Proposed smoking ban aimed at SB bars and private clubs

There will be a third attempt to ban second hand smoke in all public places in South Bend. A proposed clean air ordinance filed today targets an estimated 60 to 70 bars and private clubs that still allow indoor smoking. A public hearing and possible vo
WNDU NBC 16 (South Bend, IN)
added Mar 10, 2016 14:41
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INDIANA’S TO PREVENT SMOKING, AS SMOKE-FREE POLICIES FAILING, PLANNING TO IMPOSE CIGARETTE TAX

Indiana has one of the highest adult smoking rates in the nation — 22.9 percent — and its youth smoking rate is in the high side as well — 13.7 percent.... Indiana’s cigarette tax is one of the lowest nationally — ranks 32nd.
MicroCap Magazine
added Feb 21, 2016 17:47
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[Indiana] LOEHRER/STACK: Support cancer fight by combating tobacco use

As directors of the IU, Purdue and Notre Dame cancer centers, we know the impact research can have on the fight against cancer... We ask you to join us in calling on our lawmakers to increase the price of cigarettes in Indiana by $1. We already know the
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Feb 21, 2016 17:18
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Feldman: Indiana should raise the cigarette tax

Tobacco continues to kill Hoosiers. Raising the cigarette tax can be good for highways, but it is an essential tool for improving Indiana’s health.
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Feb 20, 2016 20:19
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Indiana smoking prevention, smoke-free policies failing

Indiana's tobacco control policies are failing to reduce smoking rates among adults and youth, and tobacco use is costing the state more than $2.9 billion in healthcare costs and lost productivity annually, according to the American Lung Association's 20
Gary (IN) Post-Tribune
added Feb 19, 2016 21:21
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[Indiana] CRIPE: Tobacco is serious, so let's tax it seriously

Ostensibly a roads funding bill, HB 1001 offers great hope for a healthier Indiana through a provision that proposes to increase the state cigarette tax by $1 per pack. If enacted, this could make a very real dent in one of the greatest causes of ill hea
Fort Wayne(IN) News-Sentinel
added Feb 19, 2016 16:09
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