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[Utah] Activists: Salt Lake airport should not have smoking rooms

Salt Lake City International Airport already has five smoking rooms between its three terminals, but the airport plans to replace them over time with one master terminal that would include two smoking rooms. In this photo taken on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015,
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 14, 2015 07:56

[Utah] 2 smoking rooms planned for new SLC airport

"Eliminating smoking rooms doesn't eliminate the behavior of smoking," said airport spokeswoman Bianca Shreeve. "The bottom line is that smoking is a pretty powerful addiction, and providing a place for smokers to smoke gives us the ability to control it
KSL Channel 5 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Aug 10, 2015 04:40

New ACS CAN Report Shows Utah Falling Short on Cancer-Fighting Public Policies

Utah could go from yellow to green in ACS CAN's How Do You Measure Up? report if policymakers adopt policy to broaden access to affordable, comprehensive health coverage for low-income persons including childless adults. (Graphic: Business Wire)
Business Wire
added Aug 7, 2015 20:02

[Utah] Op-ed: Time to end smoking rooms at SLC airport

Given those facts, it is stunning to learn that the Salt Lake City Airport Board, its Executive Director Maureen Riley and Mayor Ralph Becker are proceeding with plans to include designated smoking rooms in the Salt Lake City airport renovation. The curre
Salt Lake Tribune
added Aug 3, 2015 02:29

Utah Clean Air Act is 20 years old

The Utah Indoor Clean Air Act (UICCA) has provided the state with 20 years of smoke free movie theaters and restaurants, going into effect in January of 1995. “We talk to younger people who didn’t realize that at one time you could smoke in a restaurant,
Cache Valley (UT) Daily
added Jul 29, 2015 11:57

Utah Indoor Clean Air Act enters 20th year

“The Utah Indoor Clean Air Act has protected a whole generation from secondhand smoke by eliminating the smoking section,” said Bear River Health Department Health Educator Emily Jewkes in a press release on the anniversary. Exposure to secondhand smok
Logan (UT) Herald-Journal
added Jul 23, 2015 12:49
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[Utah] Lawmakers resume deliberations of possible e-cigarette tax

Utah lawmakers are again considering whether to tax e-cigarettes. When the Legislature passed HB415 this year, the law tightened regulations on e-cigarette products by requiring a license to sell e-cigarette products and outlining criminal penalties for
Deseret News
added Jun 21, 2015 16:33

[Utah] Should we pay people to quit smoking?

A new study shows that paying people may be the most effective way to help them quit smoking. Critics of this approach, however, argue that paying people to do things that are good for them may have a corrupting effect.
Deseret News
added Jun 15, 2015 21:28

[Utah] ASUU Senate Passes Potential Smoke-Free Campus Bill

With only one opposing vote, the ASUU Senate passed joint resolution 14 that could make the U a smoke-free campus. Sponsored by Sen. Ryann Cooley and Rep. Kevin Shields, the bill calls for a task force of 10 to 15 students and faculty to examine tobacco
The Daily Utah Chronicle
added Apr 28, 2015 09:23

[Utah] H.B. 415 Fifth Substitute Regulation of Electronic Cigarettes

This bill enacts and amends provisions related to electronic cigarette products.... ▸ requires a person to obtain a license in order to sell or distribute an electronic cigarette product; provides criminal penalties for a person that sells an e
Utah State Legislature
added Apr 10, 2015 14:45
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