Headlines Tagged with Vermont — 635 headlines found
The Vermont House passed a bill Friday that expands smoking bans to all hotel and motel rooms, outside state buildings and in cars carrying children.
Mar 4, 2014 Bennington (VT) Banner
added Mar 4, 2014 16:51
Smoking rooms in the state's hotels and motels would be eliminated under a bill endorsed by the Vermont House on Thursday. The bill also would set other restrictions on tobacco, including banning its use within 25 feet of a state building, or to its prop
Feb 28, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 28, 2014 19:44
The Vermont House has given its preliminary approval to legislation that makes it illegal to smoke in a car with young children as passengers. The proposal was added to a larger bill that clarifies existing restrictions on smoking in public buildings an
Feb 27, 2014 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Feb 28, 2014 05:40
the chief law enforcement officers of 44 states and territories are calling upon the United States Trade Representative to exclude tobacco and tobacco products from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which is currently under negotiation. This would preserve t
Jan 27, 2014 Vermont Office of the Attorney General
added Jan 28, 2014 07:42
More than $11 million from tobacco-related lawsuits will be used to plug holes in Vermont's budget in fiscal year 2015 and the Coalition for a Tobacco Free Vermont is not happy about it.
Jan 25, 2014 Bennington (VT) Banner
added Jan 27, 2014 14:28
The settlement is the result of a 2005 lawsuit over the company's marketing of the Eclipse brand cigarette. The state received $14 million overall with the remaining amount going to attorneys' fees and costs that will be divided among the Vermont Attorn
Jan 10, 2014 Bennington (VT) Banner
added Jan 10, 2014 05:38
A Vermont judge in 2010 ruled that Reynolds had intentionally misled customers through direct mail marketing, print and Internet ads, and ads on the cigarette packs that touted Eclipse as a reduced-risk cigarette.
Jan 6, 2014 VTDigger.org
added Jan 6, 2014 13:58
The Northeast Kingdom is about to get its first electronic cigarette store. Lyndonville will follow a trail blazed in Castleton, where there is a business that sells the vaporizers, and makes the liquid ingredients. E-cigs are also being sold in conveni
Dec 27, 2013 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Dec 28, 2013 01:45
As the Vermont Legislature prepares to chip away at a $70 million budget gap, tobacco use prevention advocates are asking that lawmakers stop raiding the tobacco settlement fund. The settlement fund is the result of a 1998 settlement between four tobacc
Dec 13, 2013 VTDigger.org
added Dec 27, 2013 22:00
While smoking rates have dropped, 16.5 percent of Vermonters smoke, compared to 10.6 percent of Hawaiians.
Dec 11, 2013 Vermont Department of Health
added Dec 13, 2013 00:34