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[Maryland] Proposed Smoking Ban in Salisbury

In Wicomico County, a proposed legislation is seeking to prohibit smoking on any land leased or operated by the city of Salisbury. The ban would include government facilities or public parks. One of the city's goals with the smoking ban is to protect ch
WBOC TV16 (Salisbury, MD)
added Aug 10, 2017 16:05
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[Maryland] VIDEO: Howard County Smoking Ban

NewsEdge
added Jun 30, 2017 22:53
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[Maryland] Rockville council votes to make outdoor dining and drinking smoke-free

The Rockville City Council voted 4-to-1 Monday night to prohibit smoking or vaping in open-air sections of restaurants and bars, becoming only the second Maryland locality to mandate smoke-free outdoor drinking and dining. Rockville joined LaPlata in Ch
Washington Post
added May 23, 2017 12:35
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[Maryland] Smoking may soon be off the menu when dining outside in Rockville

Monday, the Rockville City Council is expected to eliminate that refuge by passing a ban on smoking or vaping in outdoor dining areas and bar patios. The suburban Maryland city of 66,000 would become the largest Washington-area locality to snuff out the
Washington Post
added May 22, 2017 12:08
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[Maryland, New York, Virginia] Comptroller’s FED Agents Assist in Two-State Illegal Cigarettes Probe

Agents from the Comptroller of Maryland’s Field Enforcement Division (FED) assisted Maryland State Police and the Henrico County (Va.) Police Department, as well as federal and state law enforcement agencies, in a nearly two-year investigation of illegal
The Bay Net (Hollywood, MD)
added May 13, 2017 01:43
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[Pennsylvania] University of Maryland team uses Amish to study ill effects of secondhand smoke

"It was surprising that we found anything at all, and I think that this really tells us how detrimental secondhand smoke can be," said Reed, who is also a pulmonary and critical care specialist at the University of Maryland Medical Center. "I think there
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added May 9, 2017 14:45
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[Maryland] Baltimore beckons BAT scientists for key international tox conference

Top scientists from BAT headed to Maryland, USA to present new research at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) Annual Meeting. The SOT Opens new window is a US-based professional association “dedicated to creating a safer and healthier world by advancing t
BAT Science.com
added Mar 29, 2017 15:59
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[Maryland] Rockville considers smoking ban on restaurant patios

If it is approved, smokers could be fined for lighting up in the outdoor eating areas of local bars and restaurants. Adam Zimmerman is a longtime advocate of smoke-free spaces in Rockville, now pushing for the city’s smoking ban to apply to outside dining
WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added Mar 29, 2017 02:43
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[Maryland] ZIMMERMAN: Rockville can lead the way on smoke-free outdoor dining

On Monday, the Rockville City Council will hold a public hearing... When it comes to smoke-free outdoor dining areas, science, economics and health are all firmly on our side. Everybody wins. I look forward to the day in the very near future when this pol
Washington Post
added Mar 25, 2017 20:56
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[Maryland] No opposition to smoking ban in county parks ($$)

Legislation to ban the use of tobacco products in county parks faced no opposition at its public hearing Tuesday night at the Cecil County Council’s legislative session.
Cecil (County, MD) Whig
added Mar 22, 2017 16:52
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