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S.J.Res.19 - A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.

Latest Action: 09/08/2014 Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 79 - 18. Record Vote Number: 259. Tracker:
Congress.gov
added Sep 9, 2014 11:24
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Re: Deeming Tobacco Products (PDF)

The National Association of Convenience Stores (“NACS”) appreciates this opportunity to provide comments on the Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA” or the “Agency”) proposed rule deeming tobacco products to be subject to the Food Drug and Cosmetic Ac
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 8, 2014 17:13
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[Kentucky] STEVEN L. BESHEAR GOVERNOR EXECUTIVE ORDER 2014-747 (PDF)

do hereby Order and Direct the following: I. The use of tobacco, any tobacco product, and any electronic cigarette or vaping device shall be prohibited on any and all properties owned, leased or contracted for use by the Executive Branch of the Commonweal
Kentucky.gov
added Sep 4, 2014 22:59
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Gov. Beshear’s Efforts to Reduce Tobacco Use in Kentucky (PDF)

Supports Statewide Smoke-Free Law Governor Beshear has been working with legislators for some time on proposed smoke-free legislation, and will again fully support the legislation next year. Increasing Cigarette Taxes
Kentucky.gov
added Sep 4, 2014 19:33
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[Kentucky] Gov. Beshear: State Properties to go Tobacco-Free

Citing Kentucky’s continued worst state ranking in smoking and cancer deaths, Governor Steve Beshear announced today that all executive branch state property campuses will be tobacco-free effective November 20 – the day of the Great American Smokeout.
Kentucky.gov
added Sep 4, 2014 19:01
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Statement by Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell on CVS ending tobacco sales

We applaud CVS Health for becoming tobacco-free and ending the sale of cigarettes and tobacco products at its 7,700 CVS/pharmacy locations. CVS accomplished their goal one month ahead of their deadline of October 1. We also commend CVS Health on the lau
US Dept. of Health and Human Services
added Sep 3, 2014 17:00
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[Australia] Liquid nicotine and personal importation for use in electronic cigarettes

Some recent media reports about electronic cigarettes suggest that the importation of nicotine in personal amounts is exempt from regulation. This is not always the case.
Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) (Australian Government Department of Health) (au)
added Aug 29, 2014 15:22
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[Australia] Liquid nicotine and personal importation for use in electronic cigarettes

Some recent media reports about electronic cigarettes suggest that the importation of nicotine in personal amounts is exempt from regulation. This is not always the case. The media reports appear to be in reference to the personal importation scheme for
Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) (Australian Government Department of Health) (au)
added Aug 28, 2014 12:35
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[Thailand] Bangkok launches 'No Smoking' campaign in public health facilities

Bangkok Metropolitan Authority (BMA) today launched a model of a smoke free public health facilities. .. The aim of this campaign is to reduce the smoking rate by 10 percent by 2025. All nine hospitals under the BMA Medical Service Department and 68 publi
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Aug 27, 2014 20:28
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American Lung Association Comments to the FDA (PDF)

The FDA must have basic oversight authority over all tobacco products. No tobacco product is safe and all are addictive. Indeed, the TCA which gives FDA authority over all tobacco products states:
American Lung Association
added Aug 25, 2014 17:32
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