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passed a bill banning the use of electronic cigarettes in all places where traditional tobacco smoking is now prohibited, including county buildings, bars, restaurants and other businesses open to the public.
Mar 3, 2015 Washington Post
added Mar 10, 2015 16:42
D.C. transit riders: Definitely don’t smoke marijuana out of any device on the Metro. Don’t smoke cigarettes. And smoking an e-cigarette on the Metro is bad etiquette, but, well, it won’t land you behind bars.
Mar 10, 2015 Washington Post
added Mar 10, 2015 12:38
Council unanimously approved Bill 56-14 on Tuesday, banning the use of e-cigarettes in public places where traditional cigarette smoking is banned. The bill will now move to Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett for approval; it will go into effect 91 d
Mar 3, 2015 NBCWashington.com
added Mar 5, 2015 14:04
We hope the CDC will make haste in giving us answers. The easiest way to cap the e-cigarette debate in quick time would be to impose an all-encompassing federal ban. But that would be neither universally popular nor obeyed. Government edicts are funny t
Feb 24, 2015 Cecil (County, MD) Whig
added Feb 24, 2015 14:40
the bill before the council...would go further by prohibiting minors from using e-cigarettes and banning the products in all places where the county forbids tobacco use.
Feb 20, 2015 Washington Post
added Feb 21, 2015 21:21
Before class at Anne Arundel Community College, Devin Valcin stepped outside for a cigarette...come July, AACC students won't be able to walk 25 feet from any given building for a cigarette. They'll have to go to their cars, thanks to a new policy the co
Feb 22, 2015 Capital Gazette Communications
added Feb 21, 2015 20:57
E-cigarettes are prohibited, though they have no significant impact on public health. Therefore, the Clean Indoor Air Act would be banning e-cigarette use, only harmful to the user, on the same properties in which drinking is allowed.
Feb 12, 2015 The Diamondback (UMD-College Park)
added Feb 12, 2015 10:39
The Healthy Maryland Initiative is set for a hearing Wednesday before a Senate committee. The proposed legislation would increase the state’s tobacco tax by one dollar per pack.
Feb 4, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 4, 2015 14:44
Our Healthy Maryland Initiative aims to increase the tax on cigarettes and non cigarette tobacco products, reduce teen tobacco use and to raise $100 million for critical health care and public health needs. The money raised by the tax would to to restore
Feb 4, 2015 Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative Education Fund
added Feb 4, 2015 14:43
At a regular meeting held on Friday Jan. 16, the board decided the addition of e-cigarettes to the smoking ban would be effective immediately in all areas where smoking is currently banned including the beach, boardwalk and bandstand area.
Jan 16, 2015 WBOC TV16 (Salisbury, MD)
added Jan 17, 2015 20:34