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[Michigan] 77 parks in Ann Arbor going smoke-free on Feb. 1

A new smoking ban in Ann Arbor parks, including 73 parks with playgrounds and four downtown parks, will take effect on Feb. 1. The move comes nearly 10 months after the City Council approved an outdoor smoking ordinance empowering the city administrator
Ann Arbor (MI) News
added Jan 23, 2015 17:55
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American Lung Association's "State of Tobacco Control 2015" Report Shows Michigan is failing to Save Lives

Michigan's failing grade shows much more needs to be done. Report provides steps state elected officials must take to achieve bold lifesaving goals
readMedia
added Jan 21, 2015 06:18
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[Michigan] Smoking burns up more than $1.4M in a lifetime

Smoking costs the average Michigan smoker more than $1.4 million over a lifetime, according to new WalletHub state-by-state analysis of the financial cost of the habit.
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Jan 21, 2015 06:03
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[Michigan] SNYDER VETO LETTER (PDF)

Michigan should not enact new state law that is not consistent with a legally-mandated approach proposed by the U.S. FDA...House Bill 4997 and Senate Bills 667 and 668 do not ensure that e-cigarettes are regulated in the interest of public health. Enac
Michigan Office of the Governor
added Jan 17, 2015 06:35
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[Michigan] Gov. Rick Snyder vetoes bills relating to ‘e-cigarettes,' measures do not go far enough, threaten public health

House Bill 4997, Senate Bills 667 and 668 ...would have excluded alternative nicotine products including e-cigarettes from the definition of tobacco products and prohibit them from being regulated as tobacco products under Michigan law.
Michigan Office of the Governor
added Jan 17, 2015 06:32
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[Michigan] Snyder vetoes bills on e-cigarette regulation

"Michigan should not enact new state law that is not consistent with a legally mandated approach proposed" by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Snyder said. "To do so will unnecessarily sow confusion (and) send a mixed health message to the public
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 17, 2015 06:30
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[Michigan] Snyder vetoes e-cigarette bills

vetoed a package of bills seeking to regulate electronic cigarettes .... Critics noted the governor’s veto leaves Michigan one of 10 states where minors can purchase e-cigarettes.
Detroit (MI) News
added Jan 17, 2015 06:29
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[Michigan] Snyder vetoes e-cigarette bills

vetoed a package of bills seeking to regulate electronic cigarettes .... Critics noted the governor’s veto leaves Michigan one of 10 states where minors can purchase e-cigarettes.
Detroit (MI) News
added Jan 17, 2015 06:29
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[Michigan] Gov. Rick Snyder vetoes e-cigarette bills, says not tough enough

vetoed legislation to ban the sale and use of e-cigarettes to minors, saying he wants a tougher laws that treat the devices like regular cigarettes..."...be treated like tobacco products and help people become aware of the dangers e-cigarettes pose."
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Jan 17, 2015 06:18
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[Michigan] STIER: Will Gov. Snyder drop the ball on e-cigs?

treating e-cigarettes like cigarettes would undermine a central tenet of the U.S. FDA’s approach to securing the potentials benefit of e-cigarettes, while minimizing any potential harm....a ban on sales to minors should not be delayed because some groups
Detroit (MI) News
added Jan 16, 2015 17:46
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