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A southern Utah “tobacco specialty” shop seeing changes with new ordinance

owner says customers will flock to him because a new city ordinance makes his business one of the few players in the city. Brendon Gunn, co-owner of Cloud 9 Vapor in Washington City, Utah has been involved in serious discussions with city officials for m
KUTV CBS 2 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Jan 20, 2018 01:23

[Utah] Washington City bans new tobacco specialty shops

unanimously passed by the Washington Council last week following some revisions. The ordinance, originally presented to the council during a June 2016 meeting, governs the regulation, licensure and land use permitting the sales of electronic cigarettes a
St George (UT) News
added Jan 19, 2018 09:06

[Utah] EDITORIAL: In our opinion: A smoke-free Capitol complex encourages healthy behavior

These bans aren’t antithetical to individualistic autonomy, or the rights of citizens, many of whom bear the insurance costs caused by smoking-related disease and cancer. The proposal is a common legal mechanism, based on evidence regarding the damage o
Deseret News
added Nov 16, 2017 00:00
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Lawmaker pushing to make the Utah State Capitol tobacco free

Rep. Bruce Cutler says it would ‘show we care about people’s health,’ but others say it could make life difficult for some state workers and Capitol visitors.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Nov 8, 2017 16:44

University of Utah becomes the Beehive State’s third tobacco-free campus

So, in 2016, a frustrated Miller decided to lead the tobacco-free charge, bringing a board of students, faculty and staff together each month to craft a new policy that would be fair to smokers and nonsmokers alike. That policy — which bans tobacco and
Salt Lake Tribune
added Aug 25, 2017 02:25

[Canada, Utah] New smoking bylaw for Main Street discussed at City Council

Flin Flon city council will consider a new bylaw that could restrict smoking on Main Street and address the eyesore of discarded cigarette butts. Mayor Cal Huntley said council would try to review the potential bylaw with the Flin Flon and District Cham
Flin Flon (MB) Reminder (ca)
added Jul 20, 2017 03:51

Utah House votes to give local health departments more control over cigarette, vape shops

A bill introduced in the Utah Legislature would give local health departments more authority to enforce regulations on tobacco and vaping shops.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Mar 1, 2017 06:23

[Utah] Shops caught selling tobacco to minors may face increased fines

A bill that would toughen penalties on smoke shops if they're caught selling tobacco to underage Utahns was given initial approval Friday. HB325 would impose greater fees on smoke shops on first and subsequent violations. On a fourth violation, the shop
Deseret News
added Feb 25, 2017 17:57
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Utahns lobby lawmakers to prioritize action against cancer

Osborne described his journey from the anti-smoking youth group to becoming a smoker, saying he started with e-cigarettes before moving on to hookah and then traditional cigarettes. Now, he's working to quit nicotine, he said. Osborne said he can relat
Deseret News
added Feb 18, 2017 00:56

Contraband cigarettes among Utah smokers’ favorite brands

More than a quarter of the cigarettes smoked in Utah — 26.8 percent — are smuggled in because tobacco taxes here are so much higher than in neighboring states. Studies released this week by the Tax Foundation and the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, a
Salt Lake Tribune
added Jan 20, 2017 20:10
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