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[Pennsylvania] Allegheny County votes to ban vapes in indoor public spaces

Allegheny County Council voted 8-5 on March 7 to ban the use of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers in indoor public places where smoking is forbidden. However, Duquesne’s campus had already acted ahead of the county. E-cigarettes have long been banned
Duquesne Duke
added Mar 16, 2017 13:41
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Vaping and smoking: County correctly limits use in public indoor spots

Allegheny County Council made the right call Tuesday with its 8-5 vote banning the use of e-cigarettes and handheld vaporizers in public indoor places...The state would be wise to enact a ban, too.
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 14, 2017 21:20
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Pennsylvania Department Of Revenue Removes Vaping Tax Suit To Federal Court ($$)

removed a suit in which it is accused of creating an overly broad list of e-cigarette and tobacco products under the Tobacco Products Act of Pennsylvania that are taxed to federal court in Pennsylvania because many of the claims are based in federal law (
Lexis Nexis
added Mar 14, 2017 15:22
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[Pennsylvania] Allegheny County Council votes to ban 'vaping' in public places

Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 10, 2017 23:27
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[Pennsylvania] Allegheny County bans indoor vaping in public places

E-cigarettes soon will be banned everywhere regular cigarettes are banned in Allegheny County, county council decided Tuesday. Allegheny County becomes the second county in the state to do so. The vote was 8-5 down party lines, with eight Democrats vot
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Mar 8, 2017 03:36
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[Pennsylvania] UPMC-Pitt Health Sciences Community Speaks Out in Support of E-Cigarette Regulations

University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences (UPMC)
added Mar 7, 2017 14:20
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[Pennsylvania] OFFICE OF ATTORNEY GENERAL: BUDGET REQUEST FISCAL YEAR 2017 2018 (PDF)

Tobacco Law Enforcement This appropriation is requesting a $170,000 or 8.7 percent increase in funding to cover mandatory pay and benefit increases and 1 additional position to help the Commonwealth receive the full amount it can receive under the Tobac
Amazon CloudFront
added Mar 4, 2017 18:01
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[Pennsylvania] Pa. AG Wants More Resources For Tobacco Litigation ($$)

to litigate required payments under the 1998 tobacco master settlement...He said that research suggests that cigarettes are missing a required chemical additive that prevents them from combusting when not being smoked.
Law360
added Mar 3, 2017 20:47
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[Pennsylvania] Allegheny County Council likely to vote on e-cigarette ban

Allegheny County Council likely will vote Tuesday on a bill that would ban the use of electronic vapor devices in public places. Nine members, sitting as the county’s Health and Human Services Committee, on Wednesday voted 6-2 to send the proposal to fu
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 3, 2017 03:46
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[Pennsylvania] Smoking ban in public housing cleans up air, sets Philly as national model

Well ahead of the curve, the Philadelphia Housing Authority prohibited smoking in its properties in 2015. A new study documents some recent success by the Philadelphia Housing Authority, the largest agency in the country to have banned smoking in all it
WHYY (Philadelphia, PA)
added Mar 2, 2017 12:02
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