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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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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[Utah] Investigation underway for threats allegedly made to students over support for e-cigarette tax

Some student leaders from Students Against Electronic Vaping have received threats of physical harm from members of the Utah Vapor Association, the Utah Smoke Free Association, and other individuals on various social media posts and through direct messag
Deseret News
added Mar 1, 2016 09:49
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High school students threatened over support for e-cigarette bill in Utah legislature

Hyde created Students Against Electronic Vaping - or SAEV- in November...Unfortunately, instead of pride, Hyde and his friends in the coalition are afraid. In the past few weeks, Hyde and other members of SAEV have been receiving threats on social media.
KSTU-TV 13 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Mar 1, 2016 09:47
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PLATTS: Vaping industry shares Utahns' goals for reducing youth tobacco use

We couldn't agree more with Rep. Paul Ray's pledge of putting the tobacco industry out of business. The vapor industry was founded by entrepreneurial former smokers... Contrary to some opinions, vapor products are not tobacco products.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Feb 21, 2016 16:23
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VIDEO: Utah man burned by exploding battery urges other e-cigarette users to be cautious

WARNING: This video contains photos of second-degree burns. Viewer discretion is advised. ...FOX 13 News’ Kiersten Nuñez spoke with one man who recently suffered second-degree burns after just such an explosion, and he said he had no idea such things were
KSTU-TV 13 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Feb 21, 2016 17:29
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