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[New Jersey, New York] Committee advances bill to ban smoking on all NJ beaches

A state Senate committee approved the “New Jersey Smoke Free Air Act,” which would ban smoking at all of the state’s public beaches. “We don’t want our beautiful beaches to be used as ashtrays,” said state Sen. Steve Sweeney in a statement. “It’s a matt
News 12 (Yonkers, NY)
added May 11, 2018 20:19
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New Jersey Lawmakers Try (Again) to Ban Smoking on the Beach

now that Phil Murphy is in the governor’s office instead of Chris Christie. Senate President Steve Sweeney and Sen. Bob Smith introduced a bill (S2534) on Thursday that would prohibit smoking on all county and municipal beaches. The bill advanced from th
New York Observer
added May 11, 2018 01:58
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[New Jersey, New York] Hookah Smoking Is More Popular Than Cigarettes And E-Cigs Among Social Smokers

Public health agencies across North America largely focus on cigarette smoking when trying to convince people that tobacco is bad for them, but new studies show that hookah smoking plays a larger role in casual smoking habits than you might think. The s
Civilized.
added May 3, 2018 17:57
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[New Jersey] Asbury Park bans smoking at the beaches

City council voted 3-2 to ban smoking on Asbury Park beaches. Mayor John Moor voted in favor of the ban, along with council members Eileen Chapman and Yvonne Clayton. Deputy Mayor Amy Quinn and Councilman Jesse Kendle voted against the measure.
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Apr 29, 2018 00:37
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[New Jersey] Point Pleasant, Asbury Park Now Among 17th Beaches To Ban Smoking

There are now at least 17 places at the Jersey Shore where you can enjoy the fresh salt air without the smell of tobacco (see list below).
Patch.org
added Apr 28, 2018 15:40
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[New Jersey] Another Jersey Shore town bans smoking on the beach

Asbury Park's city council voted on Thursday to ban smoking from its mile-long beach, effective this coming season. Fines will be in place to enforce the ban, but the amount of the fine was not disclosed. Mayor John Moor said the idea for a ban came aft
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Apr 28, 2018 00:34
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[New Jersey] FDA warns 2 NJ vape shops over sale of Juul e-cigarettes to minors

Out of those 40, two locations were included in New Jersey: Top Line Vapor in Somerdale and Mode E Cigarettes in Blackwood. The FDA said that it is continuing to conduct a nationwide, undercover "blitz" on retailers throughout the U.S. that will continu
NJ.com
added Apr 25, 2018 20:22
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[New Jersey, New York] Studies show hookah also plays critical role in tobacco product landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes. “Taken together, the results from these tw
University of Buffalo
added Apr 9, 2018 15:58
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BRIEF-‍Fitch Affirms New Jersey EDA's Cigarette Tax Revenue Bonds At 'BBB+'

Reuters
added Apr 2, 2018 22:38
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New Jersey to refund junk tobacco bonds for $3.2 billion of high-grade paper

New Jersey will sell $3.2 billion of tobacco refunding bonds on April 4 in a deal that effectively strips the debt of its junk rating and elevates it to investment grade. The deal, the largest of next week’s $8 billion of U.S. municipal bond and note sal
Reuters
added Mar 30, 2018 16:08
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