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New York City Smoking Rate Among Teens Stagnates

To be sure, the 8.5% is still a dramatic improvement from 15 years ago, when nearly a quarter of the city's high school-age students smoked, according to data from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The stagnation mirrors a national trend, exp
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 21, 2013 11:23

[South Africa] Smokers take note: current and future tobacco regulation

Tobacco legislation in South Africa is constantly changing, and ignorant smokers may find themselves on the wrong side of the law with fines of up to R100 000. Here's what smokers should know, and new changes thay can expect in future.
Health-E (za)
added Mar 18, 2013 09:49

Cigarette consumption in India rises in 2011-12: Govt

Cigarette consumption in the country increased in 2011-12 after declining in the previous year, Parliament was informed today. Quoting available data, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry D Purandeswari said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha th
Business Line (The Hindu)
added Mar 18, 2013 09:43

Federal Regulation of Tobacco > Overview

The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, enacted in June 2009, granted the U.S. Food and Drug Administration the authority to regulate tobacco products. Currently, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates cigarettes, cigarette toba
Altria Group, Inc.
added Mar 15, 2013 14:58

Calendar of Events

March 20, 2013 Kick Butts Day / May 7, 2013 World Asthma Day / May 31, 2013 World No Tobacco Day / November 2-6, 2013 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR)
added Mar 15, 2013 13:23

[USA] Tobacco Industry Tracking Database

bibliographic citations, abstracts, and detailed indexing for more than thirty thousand articles, news stories, and other materials regarding the tobacco industry; clean indoor air campaigns; and other tobacco policy issues.
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR)
added Mar 15, 2013 13:21

Smokefree Lists, Maps, and Data - 1/2/13

1) U.S. 100% Smokefree Laws in Workplaces AND Restaurants AND Bars 2) Municipalities with Local 100% Smokefree Laws 3) Overview List - How Many Smokefree Laws? 4) Summary List of U.S. Population Protected by 100% Smokefree State/Local Laws
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR)
added Mar 15, 2013 13:17

A Guide to California's Proposed Ban on Smoking in Apartments

What would the bill do? AB 746, currently in the Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee, would ban smoking in “any residential property containing two or more units with one or more shared walls, floors, ceilings, or ventilation systems.”
KQED (San Francisco, CA)
added Mar 15, 2013 06:36

[Florida] Engle v. Liggett: Has Big Tobacco Finally Met Its Match?

What the Future Holds With no further avenues of appeal left open in Martin, Gray, Campbell, and Hall, RJR, along with Philip Morris and Liggett in Campbell, have paid these and other judgments in the combined amount of $60,442,000.109 Over time, a
The Florida Bar Journal
added Mar 15, 2013 05:20

[Wyoming] Smoking Ordinance FAQ

Q1. When does the ordinance go into effect? Answer: September 1, 2012. Q2. Will I get a chance to vote on the Ordinance change? Answer: No.
City of Casper, WY
added Mar 14, 2013 07:08
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