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[New Hampshire] Manchester considers ban on smoking in public parks

Manchester officials are considering a plan to prohibit smoking in all public parks. The proposal was brought forward last month and has been gaining momentum among city leaders. Supporters said it would be a good idea for a variety of reasons that incl
WMUR-TV Ch. 9 (Manchester, NH)
added Aug 11, 2017 02:15
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[New Hampshire] Dover teen gets national tobacco-free award

Martuscello, a sophomore at Dover High School, has testified before the Dover City Council in favor of including e-cigarettes in the city’s smoke-free policy. She and other members of Dover Youth to Youth advocated successfully for the removal of tobacco
Foster's Democrat
added May 13, 2017 01:44
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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 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] 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] Tobacco use down, vaping up

The 2015 New Hampshire Youth Risk Behavior Survey released last month showed the use of electronic cigarettes among state teens has exceeded the use of any other substance.The 2015 New Hampshire Youth Risk Behavior Survey released last month showed the u
Foster's Democrat
added Mar 8, 2016 04:46
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[New Hampshire] Shelter for Legion Smokers

Members of the American Legion Post No. 22 in Lebanon voted to ban indoor smoking nearly two years ago. Now they aim to make smokers more comfortable by constructing an outdoor smoking shelter. Though private clubs and fraternal organizations in New Hamp
Valley News (West Lebanon, NH)
added Nov 22, 2015 16:30
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[New Hampshire] EDITORIAL: We shouldn't have to legislate common sense Senate bill seeks to ban smoking with children in the vehicle

Yes, smokers have the right to smoke. That right stops at the end of other people’s noses — particularly those of children. The Granite State motto is Live Free or Die, not Live Free and let anyone around you Die while you make bad choices.
Foster's Democrat
added Mar 4, 2015 17:56
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[New Hampshire] Editorial: Missed Opportunity; Battle Against Tobacco Waits to Be Won

According to the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, the state ranks 48th based on what percentage of the CDC-recommended amount it spends; the $125,000 budgeted for New Hampshire’s fiscal year 2014 budget is only 0.7 percent of the guideline. Vermont is doin
Valley News (West Lebanon, NH)
added Dec 16, 2013 21:22
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[New Hampshire] NH revenues $48M above projections in April due to business tax receipts, tobacco settlement

April revenue collections were $48 million above projections with $18 million from business taxes and $21 million from a settlement of litigation with tobacco manufacturers. The state also counted $6 million from a lawsuit over gasoline additive, MTBE.
AP - Associated Press
added May 3, 2013 23:00
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