Headlines Tagged with Missouri — 4,174 headlines found
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
Dec 30, 2014 The College Fix/SFPA (Student Free Press Association)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:33
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.
Dec 28, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Dec 28, 2014 17:44
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
Dec 28, 2014 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.
Dec 24, 2014 Missouri House of Representatives
added Dec 24, 2014 22:40
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.
Dec 16, 2014 KRCG-TV 13 (Jefferson City, MO)
added Dec 21, 2014 06:11
These extremists, whose ultimate goal is prohibition, hide behind the political façade of “let’s protect the kids” and start by attacking unpopular adult issues like tobacco. If we, the people, allow this to happen, do not be surprised when the nanny stat
Dec 7, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Dec 7, 2014 17:26
The St. Joseph City Council’s decision to leave a 1993 smoking ordinance on the books, which contradicts the city’s smoking ban, continues to create problems. In the six months since the smoking ban went into effect, several establishments, including Unc
Dec 4, 2014 St. Joseph (MO) News-Press
added Dec 4, 2014 21:20
The policy is being considered for three main reasons: to improve residents’ health, fire safety and public housing stock. Radtke said CHA wants to make the units as smoke-free as possible, especially for residents who have asthma, Chronic Obstructive P
Nov 19, 2014 The Maneater (University of Missouri - Columbia)
added Nov 19, 2014 12:31
For the second time in two days, a public board has endorsed increased restrictions on tobacco sales and e-cigarette. The Columbia/Boone County Board of Health on Thursday endorsed proposals to ban selling tobacco products to people younger than 21 and
Nov 14, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Nov 16, 2014 22:10
CHA’s decision to ban smoking in public housing units starting on May 1 “has been made,” but the prohibition is still subject to a final vote by the housing authority’s Board of Commissioners, which is scheduled to occur in January.
Nov 11, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Nov 11, 2014 10:34