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[Maryland] Local Hospital Passes Strict Anti-Smoking Rule

employees who want to work at Anne Arundel Medical Center will have to pass a test to prove they’re nicotine-free. Christie Ileto has more on the surprisingly tough move. The controversial hiring policy is legal and gaining popularity across Maryland and
WJZ 13 (Baltimore, MD)
added Jul 15, 2015 10:45
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[Maryland] Smoking and slots – casinos' terraces ignite debate

Smoking is barred inside Maryland's five casinos. But slots player Gregory Wilson believes Horseshoe Casino Baltimore hit the jackpot with its eight outdoor "smoking terraces," which allow him to light up while indulging his passion for the machines.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 8, 2015 21:55
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[Maryland] State Cracking Down On Retailers Selling Tobacco To Teens

you have heard commercials urging retailers not to sell tobacco to minors. This is part of a new campaign by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH), that is designed to stop tobacco sales to minors. This is apparently a growing problem as we
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added Jul 5, 2015 21:47
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[Maryland] State Cracking Down On Retailers Selling Tobacco To Teens

you have heard commercials urging retailers not to sell tobacco to minors. This is part of a new campaign by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH), that is designed to stop tobacco sales to minors. This is apparently a growing problem as we
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added Jul 5, 2015 20:43
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[Maryland] LETTER: Electronic cigarettes merit FDA oversight

considering grandfathering in e-cigarettes...American Lung Association in Maryland respectfully asks Mr. Ruppersberger to oppose this provision and instead act to protect our kids. Congress should not give a free pass to the tobacco industry and open the
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 4, 2015 16:51
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[Maryland] LETTER: Republican governors are backing tobacco taxes; how about Hogan?

The Republican governors and legislatures of Nevada, Kansas and Louisiana should inspire Republican Gov. Larry Hogan and our Democratic General Assembly to work together to save many lives from tobacco in our state as well enacting a dollar increase in t
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jun 26, 2015 21:55
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[Maryland] Vaping advocate says Howard council should take inspiration from Baltimore law

Howard County should follow Baltimore's lead and allow bars and restaurants to choose whether or not to allow vaping, rather than banning the practice altogether, the leader of an association of vaping businesses told the County Council Monday night.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jun 21, 2015 16:44
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[Maryland] Montgomery County Ban on E-cigarettes Effective Friday

A Montgomery County bill banning the use of electronic cigarettes in public places where traditional cigarettes smoking is prohibited goes into effect Friday. The County Council unanimously passed the bill in early March. It also prohibits the sale of li
NBCWashington.com
added Jun 15, 2015 17:14
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[Maryland] Howard council to consider vaping ban for public places

Weinstein's legislation would add e-cigarettes to a 2006 law banning smoking in public places, including inside bars, restaurants, stores and offices, and at open-air concert venues and sports arenas. The councilman said he decided to introduce the bill
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jun 3, 2015 22:02
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[Maryland] August - Biomarkers of Tobacco Exposure: A Public Workshop

August 3 and 4 / FDA White Oak Conference Center / to gather information on potential strategies and criteria for evaluating biomarkers of tobacco exposure and to start identifying biomarkers of tobacco exposure which could be useful in tobacco product re
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 30, 2015 11:52
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