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[New Jersey] PALOMA: N.J. did good to ban smoking on beaches. We can do more

the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has been working in tobacco control for more than 20 years. We applaud the new law and hope that it will spark action to further reduce tobacco use in public places. With this step, New Jersey builds on its stron
added Jul 29, 2018 22:37

ALEXANDER: New Jersey's beach smoking ban: Why include vaping?

Karen Blumenfeld, executive director of Global Advisors on Smokefree Policy (GASP), told New Jersey 101.5 that the inclusion of vaping lies in the New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act of 2006, which "ensures that workers have a safe, smoke-free workplace and th
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:19
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Researcher Christine Delnevo, of the Rutgers Medical School, says they are examining enforcement of age restrictions. More than 300 cities and five states restrict tobacco products to adults 21 and over. "We will be going into tobacco retailers througho
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Jul 27, 2018 21:44

[New Jersey, Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: 'Stop using the world as your cigarette-butt can' [editorial]

it seems some people seem to think cigarette butts are in some special category that makes it acceptable to drop them on city streets, suburban sidewalks, parks, beaches, anywhere people stroll. It’s not acceptable. And yet people who never would hurl a
Lancaster Online (Lancaster Newspapers)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:30
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[New Jersey] EDELSTEIN: Split Decision: Edelstein says banning smoking outdoors is kind of crazy

I don’t smoke anymore, wish I never did, will never again, and think it’s gross. But I also think people should be able to enjoy this particular legal vice outdoors.
The Trentonian
added Jul 25, 2018 15:10

[New Jersey] Just Breathe: Action Banning Smoking from Area Beaches and Parks Becomes Law

“New Jersey’s beaches and parks will now be smoke free,” said Senator Sweeney (D-Gloucester/Salem/Cumberland). “This law will help make the Jersey Shore and the state’s parks cleaner and healthier for everyone. Beachgoers and visitors to our parks will
added Jul 24, 2018 20:51

[New Jersey] Get the butts off the sand: N.J. (mostly) bans smoking on beaches

Jeff Tittel, Director of the New Jersey Sierra Club, lauded the bill signing. “This is a great day for our beaches and parks! Now going forward, they will no longer be turned into ashtrays! This is a victory for our lungs, communities, clean water and th
WHYY (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jul 24, 2018 20:51

[New Jersey] Gov. Murphy signs bill curbing smoking at beaches, parks

Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill Friday banning smoking at New Jersey’s public beaches and parks, yet local communities can explicitly opt out and set aside a small section for smoking. The state is the first in the nation to do so, according to Karen Blum
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 21, 2018 15:43

[New Jersey] VIDEO: Gov. Phil Murphy signs NJ beach smoking ban with $250 fine

signed into law a revision of the New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act which will formally ban smoking on public beaches and public parks. The ban goes into effect early next year and covers all local and state-owned beaches. Violators caught smoking on the be
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Jul 20, 2018 16:48

[New Jersey] VIDEO: LIVE: Murphy signs legislation banning smoking at public beaches

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added Jul 20, 2018 16:47
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