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[New Hampshire] Keene debates merits of raising tobacco age to 21

A City Council committee has taken the first step in a process to consider raising the legal age to buy and possess tobacco and nicotine products in Keene. At its meeting Wednesday night, the council’s municipal services, facilities and infrastructure c
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Oct 3, 2018 07:32

[New Hampshire] Keene officials table proposal to raise tobacco and nicotine age to 21

Members of a City Council committee voted unanimously Wednesday to delay action on a proposal to raise the minimum age in Keene to buy and possess tobacco and nicotine products, saying they need city staff to review the matter. “To me, this came out of n
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Jul 27, 2018 21:44

[Massachusetts, New Hampshire] EDITORIAL: Raise tobacco age to 21

we urge New Hampshire legislators to follow the lead of those in Massachusetts by raising the minimum age for tobacco purchases to 21. Doing so will make it more difficult for children to get their hands on cigarettes and tobacco, which, in turn, will red
Nashua (NH) Telegraph
added Jul 23, 2018 18:14
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[New Hampshire] AUDIO: Who Should Be Allowed to Use Tobacco?: Cities and Towns Reconsider the Smoking Age

Last week, the city of Dover became the first New Hampshire municipality to raise their smoking age from 18 to 21...57:52 The recording begins with the conversation about the smoking age. The discussion of marijuana laws begins at :33 into the recording.
New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR)
added Jul 6, 2018 02:27
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[New Hampshire] Dover Raises Its Smoking Age To 21

Dover has become the first city in New Hampshire to raise the age to possess, use and purchase tobacco products to 21. Foster's Daily Democrat reports City Council voted to approve the ordinance in a 6-1-2 vote Wednesday night. Mayor Karen Weston recuse
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2018 21:42
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[New Hampshire] Dover passes ordinance to raise smoking age to 21

City councilors passed an ordinance Wednesday night that would raise to 21 the age to buy and use tobacco products. Prior to the vote, councilors heard from people for and against the measure.
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Jun 28, 2018 21:42

[New Hampshire] LETTER: Landlords can enact no-smoking policies

In the absence of laws, there is still a simple solution. The landlord can amend the lease to prohibit smoking in and around the property. It is perfectly within the landlord’s right. The 2008 U.S. Surgeon General’s Report “The Health Consequences of In
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added May 21, 2018 18:46

[New Hampshire] Marlborough tenant wants to clear the air; not easy to curb smoking in rental homes

The Sentinel published a letter to the editor from Hansen April 7, in which she laid out her concerns. She alleges her downstairs neighbors, who moved into their apartment in October, smoke indoors, and some of that smoke enters Hansen’s unit. Specifica
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Apr 16, 2018 19:26

[New Hampshire] NH Senate tables bill to raise tobacco age to 21

A bill pushed by a group of Seacoast teenagers that would raise the legal age in New Hampshire to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products to 21 suffered a major setback at the Statehouse. On a voice vote Thursday, the Senate overwhelmingly agreed to ta
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Feb 16, 2018 22:00

[New Hampshire] Seacoast teens push to raise NH tobacco age to 21

it’s far too easy for minors to get access to cigarettes and other tobacco products. The three Seacoast teenagers took that message to the Statehouse on Thursday, as they testified at a hearing in favor of a bill that would raise the legal age to buy cig
Foster's Democrat
added Jan 19, 2018 09:48
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