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NEW HAMPSHIRE TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE INCREASE TO GET FIRST HEARING

S.B. 545, which was introduced by Sen. David Waters, D-Dover, and Sen. Jeb Bradley, R-Wolfeboro, is scheduled for a hearing by the Senate Health and Human Services Committee at 2:15 pm today. It has already garnered five cosponsors, with a split of three
HalfWheel
added Jan 18, 2018 19:04
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[New Hampshire] Support for bill to keep tobacco away from youth

Dover Youth to Youth has once again chosen a cause worth fighting for — raising the age for sales and possession of tobacco products from 18 to 21 years old in New Hampshire. It’s a battle we should all support because the health and well-being of New H
Foster's Democrat
added Jan 18, 2018 01:59
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[New Hampshire] WATTERS: Raising the smoking age to 21: A breath of fresh air for N.H.

As a senator, I have worked relentlessly to improve the health of New Hampshire children and youth. It is time for lawmakers to stand up for our youth and allow them to flourish in the Granite State by being free of addiction. SB 545 is a smart and prove
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Jan 16, 2018 14:43
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[New Hampshire] MCNALLY: Your Words: November was a big month in the world of tobacco prevention and cessation

First, locally, the Cheshire Coalition for Tobacco Free Communities hosted its second Butt Stop initiative to increase access to tobacco cessation resources throughout the region. Nearly 20 trained volunteer tobacco treatment coaches were stationed aroun
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Nov 30, 2017 04:42
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[New Hampshire] Editorial: Truth in advertising, finally

In New Hampshire, those costs... include 1,900 residents who die from smoking every year...Schools should post the newspaper ads in hallways and teachers should explain why the ad campaign is being conducted – because tobacco companies spent huge sums to
Concord (NH) Monitor
added Nov 29, 2017 15:19
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[New Hampshire] Big Tobacco fesses up with landmark ads

"It's been a long time coming, and it's reinforcing what we've known for decades, which is that these products are harmful and that this industry has used deceitful tactics to keep people using their product, which they know is causing harm," he said.
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Nov 19, 2017 15:36
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[New Hampshire] NH woman sues Merrimack business over e-cigarette burns

“The public needs to be aware about the possible dangers involved with e-cigarettes and vaporizers. This victim would hate to see this happen to someone else,” McGrath said in a statement. “More and more people are vaping, thinking it’s a safe alternati
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Sep 1, 2017 14:13
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[New Hampshire] Paul Feely's City Hall: The unintended consequences of smoking ban in Manchester parks

Long is hoping committee members - and ultimately the full board - will reconsider how the ordinance was narrowed to include just five parks, and leave the original ordinance as intended - banning smoking in all city parks. And the golf course? Long didn
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Aug 28, 2017 21:40
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[New Hampshire] Manchester passes smoking ban in some city parks

Manchester's aldermen passed a temporary ban on smoking in some of the city's parks Tuesday night. The ban, which passed easily with only one vote against it, is a modified version of the original proposal.
WMUR-TV Ch. 9 (Manchester, NH)
added Aug 17, 2017 16:07
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[New Hampshire] Manchester aldermen OK six-month smoking ban in city parks

Mayor Ted Gatsas proposed the six-month ban after several aldermen questioned whether the proposed ordinance is too broad, for example, forbidding someone to light up a cigar on the Derryfield Country Club golf course. “There are going to be people see
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Aug 16, 2017 15:31
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