Headlines Tagged with Rhode Island — 1,206 headlines found
Last week, the East Greenwich Community Services and Parks Department installed new signage throughout town, alerting residents of the tobacco free zones. “If you’re out in our parks trying to get exercise and being healthy it’ll be great not to have sm
Mar 31, 2018 East Greenwich (RI) Pendulum
added Mar 31, 2018 18:02
“What is this in my hand?” an NBC 10 I-Team reporter asked parents in Warwick and Cranston. “I don’t know what that is, no,” said one father. “It has a USB cord,” said a mom. “Something for school, something electronic,” said another dad.
Feb 26, 2018 NBC 10 (Providence, RI)
added Mar 29, 2018 00:51
The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association (CASAA), is urging all vaping advocates to speak up against an unreasonable 80% tax on e-cigarettes, that may be implemented in Rhode Island.
Mar 25, 2018 Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 26, 2018 15:23
Rep. Teresa Tanzi, a Democrat who represents South Kingstown and Narragansett, introduced a bill that would raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes, to 21. (WJAR) The age to buy tobacco products in Rhode Island cou
Mar 15, 2018 NBC 10 (Providence, RI)
added Mar 16, 2018 18:07
A majority of University of Rhode Island students, faculty and staff support making the Kingston campus free of tobacco and electronic nicotine products. That’s the word from a survey of almost 2,300 members of the URI community done by the university’s
Feb 22, 2018 WRNI (Rhode Island Public Radio)
added Feb 22, 2018 23:03
would add secondhand marijuana smoke or vapor, regardless of how the smoke or vapor was generated, to any state law that protects people from exposure to secondhand smoke. The bill was referred to the House health and education committee. Diaz, of Provi
Feb 5, 2018 The Day (New London, CT)
added Feb 5, 2018 16:50
A state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would add marijuana smoke and vapor to Rhode Island's secondhand smoke laws. A measure by Democratic Rep. Grace Diaz would add secondhand marijuana smoke or vapor, regardless of how the smoke or vapor was gene
Feb 4, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 4, 2018 17:27
Rep. Grace Diaz (D-Dist. 11, Providence) has introduced legislation that would update Rhode Island’s secondhand smoke laws. The bill would provide that any law or regulation which prohibits or protects a person from exposure to secondhand smoke would als
Feb 3, 2018 GoLocalProv.com
added Feb 3, 2018 18:58
[Rhode Island] Rep. Diaz introduces legislation that would add marijuana, vapor to secondhand smoke laws
The bill (2018-H 7299) would provide that any law or regulation which prohibits or protects a person from exposure to secondhand smoke would also include secondhand marijuana smoke or vapor, regardless of how the smoke or vapor was generated.
Jan 31, 2018 State of Rhode Island General Assembly
added Feb 3, 2018 00:16
[Massachusetts, Rhode Island] VIDEO: American Lung Association gives mixed reports for R.I., Mass. tobacco policies
The ALA reports 1,800 Rhode Islanders die annually from tobacco use, along with 9,000 Massachusetts residents.
Jan 24, 2018 WPRI Fox 12 (East Providence, RI)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:09