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ALCORN: Redefining public health in New York City

“We have really the nation's first and maybe the world's first public health mayor, who has made clear that he is willing to take controversial positions if they're going to improve the health of his citizens.” Of all Bloomberg's legacies to New York, len
The Lancet (uk)
added Jun 21, 2012 08:42
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[New York] Mayor Rosamilia signs smoking ban legislation into law

Specifically, the ordinance bans smoking at playgrounds, pools and other city-owned places where children generally gather.
Troy (NY) Record
added Jun 20, 2012 09:34
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[New York] APNewsBreak: No NY law seen soon for e-cigarettes

now even passage of legislation that would prohibit minors from buying e-cigarettes appears unlikely. With two dueling bills and less than a week left in the legislative session, lawmakers aren't optimistic about passing any new state laws dealing with e
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 15, 2012 13:56
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[New York] Healthy Living: Smoking on college campus

It seems never-ending: The battle over smokers' rights. Now, it's come to college campuses. YNN’s Geoff Redick reports. "Really what we're trying to accomplish is a cultural change," said Ralph Manchester, U of R Health Services.
Your News Now (YNN)
added Aug 19, 2012 03:55
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[New York] Is Mayor Bloomberg’s Nanny State Already Saving Lives?

We hate to admit it but what if Mayor Bloomberg is right? The smoking ban, the bike lanes, the soda ban, the mass force-feeding of cruciferous veggies—all of it may already be making us healthier.
New York Observer
added Jun 21, 2012 08:57
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[New York] Update on Status of Legislation Week of June 11, 2012 (PDF)

Cigarette Minimum Markup: By a vote of 48-11, the Senate passed the handling fee increase bill opposed by NYACS (A.8019/S.4736). We still have a chance of stopping it in the Assembly
New York Association of Convenience Stores (NYACS)
added Jun 15, 2012 14:28
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[New York] Statement on Supreme Court Decision on State Park Smoking Regulation

“State Parks has legislative authority to manage a wide variety of activities within state parks to balance often conflicting uses of our patrons. We believe this authority extends to the regulation of outdoor smoking on playgrounds, swimming pools, beach
Long Island (NY) Exchange
added Oct 11, 2013 19:17
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[New York, Oregon, Texas, Washington] Take Action

New York Advocates to Legislators: Show us the money! The 2012 "Broken Promise to Our Children" report shows that New York spends less than 1% of the $2.3 billion in revenue New York is projected to receive from tobacco taxes and the tobacco settlement
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 6, 2012 11:45
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[New York] The University Of Rochester Campus Might Go Smoke Free

At the University of Rochester, only the Medical Center is smoke free with designated smoking areas. The school is now thinking about extending this rule to the whole campus.
13WHAM TV (Rochester, NY)
added Aug 13, 2012 00:53
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[New York] Advocacy Group Lauds Brookhaven Town Beach Smoking Ban

Town adopts new language to include beaches with parks.
Patch.org
added Jul 21, 2012 15:33
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