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Public Health and Medical Groups Support U.S. Senate and House Bills to Raise Tobacco Age to 21 Nationwide
Our public health organizations support the legislation introduced this week by U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz (D-HI), U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and their cosponsors that would prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21 nationwide. T
Nov 9, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 9, 2017 03:52
US Senator Brian Schatz of Hawai‘i joined in reintroducing the Tobacco to 21 Act, bicameral federal legislation that would prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21.
Nov 8, 2017 Maui (HI) Now
added Nov 10, 2017 17:26
[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Tribune Opinion: Windsor Charter Academy’s decision to install cameras in student bathrooms is creepy
Safe could also mean no one will smoke in a boys' room, so the students are less likely to be exposed to pot or second-hand smoke or the influence of bad behavior. That may also fit some definitions of safe.
Nov 8, 2017 Greeley (CO) Tribune
added Nov 9, 2017 19:54
Singapore will raise the legal age for smoking from 18 now to 19 on Jan 1, 2019. It will be further raised every January until 2021, when people have to be 21 years old to light up.
Nov 8, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Nov 9, 2017 18:38
"We applaud Sen. Schatz and Rep. DeGette for their leadership in introducing this legislation to reduce the number of young people who start on a path that too often leads to addiction, disease and premature death," the groups said in a statement.
Nov 8, 2017 Yahoo Finance (uk)
added Nov 9, 2017 18:03
Why has Tobacco Nation been left so far behind the rest of the country? Three key areas play a big role. Policy More than 66 million people live in Tobacco Nation, roughly 20 percent of the U.S. population. Compared with the rest of the country overall
Nov 8, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 9, 2017 03:56
The Alliance for a Healthier Indiana is hosting a town hall meeting titled “Should Indianapolis Raise the Age of Tobacco Purchase to 21” on Wednesday from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at The Hatch at 6161 N. Hillside Avenue.
Nov 8, 2017 WRTV-Ch. 6 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Nov 9, 2017 03:40
Health Ministry move will add to list of public places where it’s forbidden to smoke, but Cancer Association says it’s not enough and will not support move
Nov 8, 2017 Ha'aretz Daily
added Nov 8, 2017 17:38
[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Parliament: Minimum age to buy, use and sell tobacco products to be raised
Starting Jan 1, 2019, smokers need to be at least 19 years old before they are allowed to buy cigarettes, under a new law passed by Parliament on Tuesday (Nov 7). This new legal age - which is one year older than the current 18 - will subsequently be rai
Nov 8, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Nov 8, 2017 17:21
[Australia] 'That poor child was breathing in at least 250 toxic chemicals': Furious mother's call to ban adults smoking in front of children after seeing 'smoke blown into a toddler's face'
A mother has called for smoking around children to be completely banned, launching a petition after witnessing three adults light up in front of a toddler. Nina Belle, 31, was driving near her local shopping centre in Sydney when she said she spotted th
Nov 8, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
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