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[New Jersey] N.J. tobacco 21 age of sale law, new cessation funding has experts hopeful

New Jersey was at the bottom and it’s still not at the top, but a recent report on the state’s tobacco control and cessation initiatives indicate things are looking up. Increased state funding and a 21 age of sale law have improved New Jersey’s standing
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jan 25, 2018 01:32
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[New Jersey] Letter: Put the brakes on legalizing marijuana

No one speaks about second-hand smoke and marijuana. What new laws will need to be enacted to keep New Jersey’s air clean from marijuana smoke? Where is the public outcry on this critical issue?
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 19, 2018 09:22
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NEW JERSEY LEGISLATURE WILL TAKE UP PARK AND BEACH SMOKING BAN FOR THIRD TIME

but this year, it has a chance of being approved without falling victim to a gubernatorial veto. Eight members of the Assembly have co-sponsored A1703, which was introduced at the start of the new session and has since been referred to the Assembly Touri
HalfWheel
added Jan 19, 2018 09:21
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[New Jersey] Editorial: Forget the vaping, take the cannoli

There is a lot about vaping that even the CDC admits it does not know. That lack of knowledge should not prevent the state from becoming more proactive in stemming its use among teens.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 18, 2018 18:25
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VIDEO: New Jersey Schools Crack Down On Vaping With Stricter Punishments For Students

You vape, you get drug tested — that’s the deal in Essex County school districts, like Millburn and Montclair, and in Bergen County districts, like Ramsey. Policies are being upgraded as e-cigarettes become more popular among teens. If caught using a va
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Jan 18, 2018 18:23
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[New Jersey] Chris Christie's final acts: Bills he made law and killed, from drones to circus animals

Chewing tobacco on school property in now outlawed in New Jersey. Students caught with chewing tobacco would lose parking lot privileges and forfeit their place on team sports and other extracurricular activities, according to the bill (A493). Adults wo
NJ.com
added Jan 18, 2018 19:04
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[New Jersey] BUTTERFLIES, BOOZE, BUT NOT BACTERIA — WHAT NJ’S LAST-MINUTE LAWS COVER

A-3975/S-3361 permits smoking in certain facilities for medical or health-related scientific research. It is now legal to smoke indoors in New Jersey, but only for scientific purposes. The new law carves out a pocket in the strict “no smoking” state pol
NJ Spotlight
added Jan 9, 2018 22:07
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Just say no to smoking at the Jersey Shore

Matt Doherty, mayor of Belmar, told a New Jersey radio station that after his Monmouth County borough instituted its smoking ban in the spring of 2014, merchants along the beach noticed an uptick in business.
NJ.com
added Jan 8, 2018 15:45
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NEW JERSEY DIVISION OF TAXATION MINIMUM LEGAL PRICES ON CIGARETTES AS OF JANUARY 3, 2018 (PDF)

IT IS HEREBY DECLARED, SUBJECT TO SUBSEQUENT CHANGE, THAT THE MINIMUM PRICES AT WHICH CIGARETTES MAY BE SOLD IN NEW JERSEY IS SET FORTH ON THIS PAGE AND ON THE NEXT TWO PAGES.
State of New Jersey
added Jan 18, 2018 19:04
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[New Jersey] Christie signs laws to fund anti-tobacco efforts, make birth control more accessible

The outgoing Republican governor also signed another health-related law, this one dedicating a small mount of tax revenue to fund smoking cessation programs. Christie gutted most state-funded anti-smoking efforts early in his first term.
NJ.com
added Dec 18, 2017 15:03
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