Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,157 headlines found
Seeing it as unnecessary government intrusion, Texas lawmakers don't want to pass a ban on smoking in public places. But these cities have enacted comprehensive bans that prohibit smoking in public workplaces, bars and restaurants.
Apr 27, 2015 Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Apr 28, 2015 13:21
[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
Houston-Based Serious Cigars To Host Popular Event With 30 Top Manufacturers And Sellout Crowd
Apr 21, 2015 PR Newswire
added Apr 22, 2015 18:47
Using e-cigarettes, contestants vie to create biggest ‘clouds’; sponsors, cash prizes Contests called ‘cloud competitions’ are being held across the U.S., where vapers try to blow the biggest cloud.
Apr 22, 2015 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 22, 2015 09:40
Council member Nathan Scott proposed a discussion on the city’s smoking ordinance, calling it a public health issue, but the proposition was defeated when several city officials and residents questioned why stricter regulations were needed. Opponents ar
Apr 15, 2015 Dallas Morning News
added Apr 16, 2015 12:05
amends the smoking regulations of the Waco Code of Ordinances so that electronic smoking devices will be treated the same as tobacco products, which means they may not be used in grocery stores, restaurants, movie theaters or other public places.
Apr 8, 2015 KWTX-TV News 10 KWTX-DT Channel 53 (Waco, Texas)
added Apr 14, 2015 16:21
A recent push for stricter regulations in Wylie that would prohibit smoking in restaurants failed — even as officials noted the city lagged behind others in Collin County on the issue. The debate at a March 24 meeting came down to a political philosophy
Apr 9, 2015 Dallas Morning News
added Apr 10, 2015 17:28
55 new grant recipients ... School-Based Health Alliance Project Vida (El Paso, TX), in support of smoking cessation programs for youth and adults...Dr. James Gabbard Memorial Health Clinic (Corpus Christi, TX), in support of a smoking cessation study
Apr 7, 2015 PR Newswire
added Apr 9, 2015 19:50
– Peddlers of electronic cigarettes may claim their products only release harmless vapors, but a number of lawmakers are unconvinced and now working to quench sales to young people. Texas is one of nine states that don't limit sales of e-cigarettes to you
Mar 31, 2015 Jacksonville (TX) Progress
added Apr 2, 2015 13:42
it makes sense. When Brazoria City Council voted last week to allow smoking in the police department’s interrogation room, it would have been easy for folks who are against the unhealthy habit, and the second-hand smoke it creates, to protest.
Mar 18, 2015 The Facts (Clute, TX)
added Mar 18, 2015 16:23