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[New York] In Bay Ridge, change, but not hookah smoke, is in the air

That sweet scent may soon disappear from the streets. After years of debate, a bill which will regulate shisha in ways similar to tobacco, passed the New York City Council on September 27, by a vote of 37-5. “This bill will make New York City healthier,
Brooklyn (NY) Reporter
added Oct 19, 2017 10:19
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[New York] New hookah bars banned from opening in NYC

The legislation adds “hookah” to the city’s indoor smoking ban — allowing existing spots to stay open only if at least half their sales are from hookahs and they get a permit. Councilman Vincent Gentile (D-Brooklyn), who has pushed the move for years,
New York Daily News
added Oct 19, 2017 00:03
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[New York] Some residents at 400 Towers slow to comply with new no-smoking policy

A group of non-smoking residents at 400 Towers are demanding stronger enforcement of a no-smoking policy that was instituted in April and they've prepared a petition for the Housing Authority asking for sterner measures against rule violators. Nathan Va
The Batavian (Batavia County, NY)
added Oct 18, 2017 22:29
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[New York] Niagara County Department Of Health Cites Facilities For Tobacco Sales To Minors

Between April 1, 2017 and September 1, 2017, ninety-three (93) compliance checks were conducted. The following two facilities were cited and fined for violations related to selling tobacco products to minors:
Public.
added Oct 18, 2017 22:08
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Smoke break: 'Bad boy' Australian model Jordan Barrett takes time out of his party planning to have a cigarette with some lady friends in New York

Dressed in a all-red jumpsuit, longtime accomplice Alana O'Herlihy joined in on the laughs, but appeared more focused on ashing her cigarette into the bin.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 18, 2017 22:08
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[New York] TOBACCO POLICY IMPLEMENTED ON JOHNSTOWN OFFICE COMPLEX

The Johnstown Office Complex is pleased to announce that on Aug. 1 a tobacco policy was implemented. The policy limits smoking on the complex grounds to a designated area according to Tricia Terleckey, Community Engagement coordinator for Advancing Tobac
Amsterdam (NY) Recorder
added Oct 18, 2017 02:42
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[New York] De Blasio, Gentile sign hookah regulation bill

adding non-tobacco hookah to the Smoke Free Air Act. This makes New York City the first city to have a law governing the cleanliness of hookah paraphernalia. Like cigarette smoking being prohibited indoors under the current law, hookah smoke will now be
Brooklyn (NY) Daily Eagle.
added Oct 18, 2017 02:41
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[New York] Chamber Urges 2nd Circ. To Trim UPS Penalty In Tobacco Suit ($$)

Chamber of Commerce and others on Friday urged the Second Circuit to reverse an order from a federal judge in New York slapping UPS with $237 million in penalties for helping move untaxed cigarettes from tribal lands, arguing that the amount is unconstitu
Law360
added Oct 17, 2017 18:07
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[New York] Hookah bars banned from opening in NYC, minimum age to use raised to 21

Mayor Bill de Blasio added hookah to the city’s indoor smoking ban. Already existing hookah bars will only be allowed to stay open if at least half their revenue is hookah-related sales. They’ll also be required to display signs with the risks of hookah
WPIX-TV (New York, NY)
added Oct 17, 2017 13:42
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[New York] Mayor de Blasio Signs Legislation to Better Promote Construction Site Safety, Clean Air and Government Efficiency

139-C adds non-tobacco shisha to the City’s Smoke-Free Air Act; Intro. 1075-A requires hookah bars to post signage warning of the dangers of hookah smoking; Intro. 1076-A raises the minimum age for purchasing shisha;
New York City: NYC.gov
added Oct 17, 2017 13:42
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