Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,348 headlines found
Texas housing authorities are progressively moving toward no-smoking policies in buildings
Mar 31, 2013 Temple (TX) Daily Telegram
added Apr 1, 2013 09:04
Legislation filed by State Rep. Myra Crownover, R-Denton, proposes a smoke-free workplace law in Texas.
Mar 12, 2013 Austin Business Journal
added Mar 12, 2013 13:19
An attempt to increase the tobacco purchasing age from 18 to 21 is floating around the Texas legislature in an effort to curtail teen smoking rates.
Mar 4, 2013 National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Mar 4, 2013 06:52
rejected argument by the Texas Small Tobacco Coalition that a state law imposing steeper tax burdens on tobacco companies that did not settle a lawsuit violates the equal protection and due process clauses of the U.S. Constitution.
Mar 25, 2017 Law360
added Mar 25, 2017 20:56
said their business increased immediately after a smoking ban was amended by the Port Arthur City Council on May 31....“It’s been night and day,” Childs said. “We had 20 people in here on Tuesday night celebrating. They heard the news through messaging an
Jun 4, 2016 Port Arthur (TX) News
added Jun 4, 2016 12:25
[Texas] Sounding Off: Plano-area readers tell us whether cities should regulate smoking in public places
Should cities ban or regulate smoking in public places such as restaurants and bars?
Apr 24, 2015 Dallas Morning News
added Apr 24, 2015 14:38
To get to the birth of today’s anti-smoking zealotry it is necessary to look back about 85 years. ... Many of the laws and ordinances passed today derive from his beliefs...man behind all this and whose beliefs got it all started was Adolph Hitler.
Jan 20, 2015 Waxahachie (TX) Daily Light
added Jan 20, 2015 22:58
over a lifetime, costing a Texas smoker nearly $1.5 million on tobacco, health care, and income loss relating to puffing away or using smokeless tobacco. WalletHub ranked each state (plus the District of Columbia) by just how expensive it is to use t
Jan 20, 2015 Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Jan 20, 2015 22:10
Thank you, Mayor Robertson, for voicing support for “laws that protect me from other folks.”... I also extend an invitation to you and all Lubbock folks to get involved at www.makemycitysmokefree.com.
Jan 3, 2015 Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Jan 3, 2015 22:33
the debate is complicated by the fact that not all e-cigarette solutions contain nicotine, as vapors come in a variety of flavors. The main disagreement is about how local government should handle these relatively new products with uncertain consequences.
Feb 22, 2014 Dallas Morning News
added Feb 22, 2014 10:21