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[Northern Marianas Islands] Smoking now prohibited in poker arcades

The Racial Ethnic Approach to Community Health, which is campaigning against tobacco smoke by making people aware of the dangers of secondhand smoke, was able to push for the enforcement of the Smoke-Free Air Act in poker arcades on Saipan last month.
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Oct 16, 2017 05:57
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Cigarettes prices go up

Cigarette prices went up by as much as $1.20 a pack over the weekend, due in large part to a law that increased the excise tax on cigarettes about three years ago and spread that increase over several years. The prices went up last Saturday, with many s
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:43
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[Northern Marianas Islands, Oceania] REACH effort targets dangers of secondhand smoke

The Racial Ethnic Approach to Community Health has launched a new anti-tobacco campaign, this time making people aware of the dangers of exposure to secondhand smoke. REACH project assistant Hee Jae Lee said the campaign is specific to reducing exposure
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Sep 11, 2017 06:23
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[Micronesia, Northern Marianas Islands] Community urged to call for smoke-free bars, other establishments

NON-COMMUNICABLE Disease Bureau Administrator Becky Robles is hoping that community members will continue to call for 24-hour, smoke-free bars and other establishments. “We need to work with our community stakeholders to continue to discover loopholes i
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Jul 21, 2017 05:14
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[Micronesia, Northern Marianas Islands] Massage therapist files pregnancy-discrimination lawsuit against employer

Mirage Corp. permitted its customers to smoke cigarettes inside one or more of its business locations and smoking was permitted in general areas in which other customers and or employees were present. There were no measures taken to designate an enclosed
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Jan 30, 2017 18:32
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[Northern Marianas Islands] STEPHENS: Return of the Marlboro man

The Marlboro man lives on a higher plane. He’s always in his element because he’s always in Marlboro Country.... the world consumes 5 trillion cigarettes a year. The top three markets are China, Russia, and the U.S. As for me, as tempting as it is, I’ll
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:41
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Smoke-Free Air Act educational training for all poker room and bar management

Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation, Division of Public Health extends an invitation to all poker room and bar managers, or a designee, in the CNMI for an educational training on P.L. 16-46 or the Smoke-Free Air Act of 2008 and P.L. 19-32. The event will
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Jul 11, 2016 23:11
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Smoking is illegal in NMI poker rooms

The Smoke-Free Air Act or P.L. 16-46 requires no smoking in poker rooms in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The Smoke-Free Air Act of 2008 prohibits smoking in and within 25 feet of government buildings and vehicles, public places, place
Marianas Variety (mp)
added May 13, 2016 03:25
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Public now able to report smoke-free air violations online

The Division of Public Health has launched a website and hotline where concerned citizens can report suspected violations of the Smoke-Free Air Act of 2008.
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Mar 15, 2016 22:47
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[Northern Marianas Islands] BSI installs enclosures, says they’re ‘fully compliant’

Best Sunshine International Ltd.’s live training casino inside the T Galleria in Garapan is now in compliance with the Smoke-Free Air Act, with the casino fully enclosed in glass walls.
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Jan 12, 2016 16:22
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