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[New York] Memo: BILL NUMBER:A2595

This bill bans the use of electronic cigarettes under the Clean Indoor Air Act and certain outdoor areas. Electronic cigarettes, commonly known as e-cigarettes, are electronic devices that deliver nicotine to the user. These devices do not contain tobacco
New York State Assembly
added Mar 3, 2015 04:00

[New York] A. 2595: AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to including electronic cigarettes within provisions regulating smoking in certain public areas

New York State Assembly
added Mar 3, 2015 03:58

[New York] Bill A296-2015 / Relates to the taxation of electronic cigarette cartridges

AN ACT to amend the tax law and the public health law, in relation to providing for the taxation of electronic cigarette cartridges
New York State Senate
added Mar 3, 2015 03:54

Portland Parks & Recreation Parks and Facilities to Become Smoke, Tobacco-Free

Portland City Council approved a policy today expanding Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R)’s smoking and tobacco ban throughout the entire parks system. Starting July 1, 2015, all City parks, natural areas, community centers, trails, golf courses, recre
City of Portland (OR) Parks and Recreation
added Mar 1, 2015 11:29

Government of Canada meets with Aboriginal leaders, provincial and territorial governments, on taking action to end violence against Aboriginal women and girls

Government of Canada Legislative Measures / An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in contraband tobacco) (Bill C-10) / This legislation will help combat the trafficking and cross-border smuggling of contraband tobacco. It will create a new Crim
PR Newswire
added Mar 1, 2015 09:39

[Australia] CHAPMAN: Reply to speech by Senator John Madigan (PDF)

On the evening of June 17, 2014 Senator John Madigan spoke at length in the Senate, in a speech entirely focused on me. ... On April 15, 2014 I commenced legal action for defamation against Senator Madigan, following public remarks he made about me on th
Parliament of Australia (au)
added Feb 27, 2015 16:35

[Pennsylvania] Meet Our Scientists at the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco 2015 Annual Meeting

Speak one-on-one with FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products’ (CTP) resident experts in disciplines ranging from epidemiology to engineering at the CTP booth. CTP experts will also be featured in a number of workshops...Speakers include: Mitchell Zeller, J.D.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 24, 2015 14:37

Understanding Smoking’s Impact on Your Heart

Did you know: Smoking is a major cause of cardiovascular disease (CVD), which includes coronary heart disease, high blood pressure, heart attack, stroke, and heart-related chest pain. CVD is the leading cause of all deaths in the United States, killing
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 24, 2015 14:35

Electronic Cigarettes and the Public Health: Second Public Workshop

March 9 and March 10, 2015 ... The purpose of this workshop is to gather scientific information and stimulate discussion among scientists about electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). This is the second in a series of three workshops intended to obtain inf
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 24, 2015 14:34


There is no longer any serious debate about the catastrophic toll smoking and second-hand smoke has on the health of our citizens and communities. It is not simply a matter of personal choice, but the scientific evidence establishes a conclusive link betw
added Feb 24, 2015 13:23
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