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[Kansas] The cost of smoking is cheap in Missouri ... relatively

At $1.177 million per smoker over a lifetime, Missouri ranked eighth among the states with the lowest total smoking costs. Kansas ranked 19th with a $1.319 million total cost.
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Jan 20, 2015 22:16

[Missouri] Ryan Richardson: Quitting smoking leads to healthier pets

Loden said that the impact of cigarettes on pets isn’t limited to smoke; loose tobacco and cigarette butts can cause troubles in the digestive and nervous systems of animals.
Joplin (MO) Globe
added Jan 18, 2015 12:25

[Missouri] City Amends Smoking Law for Shops That Sell Only E-Cigarettes

Shops in Washington that sell electronic, or e-cigarettes, exclusively have been granted a two-year exemption to the city’s Smoke-Free Air Act ban on inside smoking. This week, the city council voted 7-1 to amend the smoking law. Councilman Greg Skornia
Washington (MO) Missourian
added Jan 12, 2015 13:42

Missouri "Worst in Nation" for Tobacco-Prevention Spending

Missouri will take in $231 million in tobacco revenue this year, while spending just $70,000 to prevent kids from starting and to help smokers quit.
KOLR-TV Channel 10 (Springfield, MO)
added Jan 12, 2015 09:08

[Missouri] City May Alter Smoking Ban To Allow E-Cigarette Testing

Businesses that sell electronic, or e-cigarettes, exclusively could be exempt from Washington’s Smoke-Free Air Act ban on inside smoking if the city council agrees to change the ordinance. In December the council discussed a request from April Jacoby and
Washington (MO) Missourian
added Jan 3, 2015 22:40

Raising tobacco-purchase age to 21 sparks University of Missouri-area backlash

The Columbia city council voted 6-1 earlier this month to increase the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21. ...has angered Columbia residents and MU students alike: Opponents have launched three petition referendums to scuttle each part of the l
The College Fix/SFPA (Student Free Press Association)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:33

[Missouri] Recent changes to Columbia tobacco regs cover hookahs

The Columbia City Council voted on December 15 to change the minimum purchase age for tobacco and e-cigarette sales to 21. Hookahs will be regulated just like all other tobacco products, the city has said.
Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Dec 28, 2014 17:44

Campaign pursues a Missouri tobacco tax increase for early childhood health and education

a brewing Missouri campaign seeking dollars for early childhood health and education knows that getting voters to increase the tax for a cause is not the low-hanging fruit it might seem. Three times since 2002, different Missouri groups have petitioned v
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Dec 28, 2014 17:37

[Missouri] AN ACT To repeal section 407.926, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to vapor products.

Missouri House of Representatives
added Dec 24, 2014 22:40

[Missouri] Columbia raises tobacco, e-cigarette age to 21

Lawmakers voted 6-1 to ban the sale of tobacco products and nicotine vapor delivery products, popularly referred to as e-cigarettes, to anyone under 21. The council also passed a measure adding e-cigarettes to the city’s ban on smoking in public places.
KRCG-TV 13 (Jefferson City, MO)
added Dec 21, 2014 06:11
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