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[North Dakota] Forum editorial: Smoking measure a good bet

The campaign against the measure will resurrect the old bugaboos about government intervention, personal freedom and business rights. But all of it has been hashed, rehashed and dismissed by voters in North Dakota cities and in cities and states all over
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Jun 20, 2012 07:24
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EXTRAS ON EXCISE: NORTH DAKOTA TOBACCO USERS ARE FEELING THE HEAT FROM PROPOSED TAX HIKES

Measure 4 , if passed, would increase the tax on a package of 20 cigarettes from $0.44 to $2.20. It would also increase the excise tax assessed on other tobacco products...text of the initiative includes liquid nicotine in its definition of tobacco produc
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Sep 15, 2016 04:01
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Cigarette makers fight North Dakota tobacco tax hike

Campaign finance disclosure reports filed with the North Dakota Secretary of State's office show Marlboro-maker Altria Group Inc. and RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co. have contributed more than $860,000 to fight the tobacco tax increase that will appear on the No
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 18, 2016 03:54
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[California, Missouri, North Dakota] New cigarette taxes could be on ballot in hesitant states

Victories by anti-tobacco advocates would add to a surge that has already raised tens of billions of dollars for states while helping drive down the nation's smoking rate, from about a quarter of adults in 1990 to fewer than 17 percent in the most recent
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 2, 2016 17:31
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[North Dakota] BISMARCK, N.D.: State launches campaign against secondhand smoke

North Dakota health officials are launching a campaign against secondhand smoke in multi-unit housing. The North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy says the campaign encourages the implementation of smoke-free housing policies to pro
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 8, 2014 10:19
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North Dakota Smoking Ban Initiative, Measure 4 (2012)

The North Dakota Smoking Ban Initiative is on the 2012 ballot in North Dakota as an initiated state statute. If enacted the measure would ban smoking in all indoor workplaces. The measure is being sponsored by the group Smoke-Free North Dakota.[1]
Ballotpedia
added Nov 7, 2012 05:34
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[North Dakota] Measure 4 Impacts on Williston

though studies have shown otherwise, Eide says a smoking ban would hurt his business. "It will, it will significantly affect it." But he also knows the health of his employees is important. Family physician Shu-Ming Wang says the exposure at bars in Wil
KFYR-TV-Ch.5 (Bismark, ND)
added Nov 6, 2012 09:34
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[North Dakota] Jay Taylor, Durbin, ND, letter: Secondhand smoke gets scarier with time

No one says people can’t smoke. The measure just regulates smoke away from other people’s noses and lungs.
Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Oct 19, 2012 09:09
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[North Dakota] Lisbon becomes 9th ND city to pass smoke-free law

Officials with North Dakota's Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy says Lisbon joins Bismarck, Cavalier, Devils Lake, Fargo, Grand Forks, Napoleon, Pembina and West Fargo as cities with smoke-free policies. Smoke-Free North Dakota is collect
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 15, 2012 13:31
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Smoke-Free North Dakota petition looks for signatures

The measure would amend law North Dakota law "to prohibit smoking, including the use of electronic smoking devices, in public places and most places of employment in this state, including certain outdoor areas."
 WDAY TV & Radio (Fargo, ND)
added Jun 25, 2012 12:55
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