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Utah declares pornography a public health hazard

"Pornography is more dangerous than secondhand smoke," Brown said. "If we can go against second-hand smoke and make such a difference, we can go against the pornography industry."
added Apr 19, 2016 22:02

Woman escorted off plane in Utah for refusing to put out e-cigarette

A woman flying from Bozeman, Mont., to Salt Lake City activated an e-cigarette and refused to put it out, said Nancy Volmer, spokeswoman for Salt Lake City International Airport. She said that when the plane landed, the passenger was escorted off the air
Salt Lake Tribune
added Apr 15, 2016 16:20
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[Utah] Jay Evensen: Smoking at the airport -- just curb it

Smokers just need to understand, if they don’t already, that society isn’t backtracking on this one, and, for them, winter connections in Utah are getting a lot colder.
Deseret News
added Mar 31, 2016 15:56

[Utah] Tobacco bills vaporized this year

Three bills attempted to change Utah tobacco laws this year, but all went up in smoke. Rep. Paul Ray, R-Clinton, attempted to put an 86.5 percent tax on e-cigarettes, the same as on other non-cigarette tobacco products.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Mar 12, 2016 16:49

[Utah] No more e-cigarettes at public parks, say Alpine officials

If you are caught by police using an e-cigarette or smoke at an Alpine city park, you could now face a $25 fine. Alpine officials approved a municipal ordinance Tuesday making smoking at a public park against the law, something long established as a reg
Provo (UT) Daily Herald
added Mar 10, 2016 15:33

[Utah] Grover Norquist Hammers Dem Demanding Massive E-Cig Tax

The Democratic minority leader in the Utah House of Representatives launched a broadside against President of Americans for Tax Reform Grover Norquist Thursday, while arguing for an 86 percent tax increase for e-cigarettes. Rep. Brian King argued the Hou
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Mar 7, 2016 16:34

[Utah] H.B. 333 Electronic Cigarette Products, Nicotine Inhalers, and Related Revenue Amendments

This bill modifies provisions related to the regulation and taxation of electronic cigarette products and nicotine inhalers and how related revenues are to be spent.
Utah State Legislature
added Mar 7, 2016 16:32

[Utah] Bill to tax e-cigarettes put on hold until summer

But the bill's run at the 2016 Utah Legislature likely came to an end when the House Revenue and Taxation Committee recommended it be studied over the summer. HB333 called for an 86 percent tax on the manufacturer's price of e-cigarettes.
Deseret News
added Mar 5, 2016 00:15

[Utah] Bill that would raise tax on e-cigarettes snuffed out… for now

House Bill 333 would have created a significant tax increase on the devices, more than an 80-percent hike. However, it got snuffed out Thursday. It didn’t die but was tabled to an interim committee despite a strong showing of support from about 200 hig
KSTU-TV 13 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Mar 4, 2016 17:59

[Utah] Legislative committee snuffs out bill to raise legal age to use tobacco

The House Revenue and Taxation Committee voted down a bill Monday that would have raised the legal age of tobacco use from 19 to 21. Rep. Kraig Powell, R-Heber City, presented a list of 10 reasons to support HB157 to the committee, helped by Joseph Ciesl
Deseret News
added Mar 1, 2016 10:04
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