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[New Hampshire] Republican-Controlled House Rejects Right-to-Work Bill\

Tax on premium cigars, removing the exemption for premium cigars from the tobacco tax were both rejected.
Patch.org
added Feb 17, 2017 23:51
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[New Hampshire] NH gets Ds and F on American Lung Association's anti-tobacco report card

got an "F'' grade for its funding of tobacco prevention and control programs and because it has not raised the minimum age of sale for tobacco products to 21. New Hampshire got a "D'' on three other measures: increased tobacco taxes, smoke-free workplace
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 25, 2017 21:40
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[New Hampshire] Citing ‘pet peeve,’ NH rep seeks to overturn smoking ban

Should New Hampshire become a “smoking tourist destination?” Those are the words and vision of NH Rep. Robert Hill, R-Grafton, who introduced House Bill 279, which would repeal much of the decade-old law that forbids smoking in most privately owned pub
New Hampshire Business Review
added Jan 24, 2017 00:36
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[New Hampshire] Cigarette smuggling highest from NH; eclipses all other states

According to information released by the Tax Foundation, relying on data from the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, more than 81 percent of the cigarette consumption in the Granite State is destined to be moved across state lines. The smuggling is like
NH1 News (WBIN)
added Jan 23, 2017 19:36
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[New Hampshire] Smoking restrictions head to hearing

A bill that would remove some of the restrictions on smoking in public places is scheduled... Rollo said cancer survivors and their families plan to attend the hearings for the bill, in opposition. He said he finds it hard to believe that the bill is bei
Foster's Democrat
added Jan 23, 2017 12:42
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New Hampshire Legislators Introduce Cigar Tax Proposal

A trio of New Hampshire state representatives is seeking to eliminate the exemption for premium cigars from the state’s tobacco tax law, which would result in a 65.03% tax. State Reps. Richard Ames (D-Cheshire), Katherine Rogers (D-Merrimack) and Timoth
HalfWheel
added Jan 15, 2017 19:13
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NEW HAMPSHIRE LAWMAKER SPONSORS BILL TO OVERTURN SMOKING BANS

state representative has introduced a bill that would let privately operated establishments like supermarkets and restaurants decide whether to allow patrons to light up indoors, WMUR-TV reports. A decade ago, the state approved a smoking ban that prohibi
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Jan 13, 2017 16:40
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[New Hampshire] Survey: Minors purchased 16.6 percent of tobacco in NH in 2015

an increase of 2.2 percentage points over the previous year, state health officials said this week. The figures are part of a survey of 338 randomly selected merchants that was mandated by the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Jan 2, 2017 00:32
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[New Hampshire] SUV rolls into Nashua River after driver drops lit cigarette on lap and jumps out

A man dropped a lit cigarette into his lap, causing him to jump out of his SUV, which then rolled into the Nashua River. The 2016 Dodge Journey rolled into the water at the Mines Falls boat ramp behind Stellos Stadium at 11:20 a.m. on Monday and sank abo
NH1 News (WBIN)
added Nov 17, 2016 23:27
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[Canada, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont] Border security issues are piling up for the new Government

in 2013, the federal government announced a $92M allocation to the RCMP to deploy sensor technology at the Canada-U.S. border from Quebec/Maine to Oakville as part of its ‘Anti-Tobacco Smuggling’ strategy. A year later, with no action taken, this funding
Frontline Safety & Security (ca)
added Aug 16, 2016 23:18
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