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[Vermont] Smoke-free downtown discussed

but a skeptical City Council isn’t quite there yet. It could take councilors a while, because if they entertain the proposal that was formally floated Tuesday night, Mayor Thomas Lauzon warned it wouldn’t be a short conversation.
(Barre, VT) Times Argus
added Apr 13, 2017 15:23
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[Vermont] Advocates pushing to raise legal tobacco age

A cohort of cancer patients and survivors are holding an all day meeting on anti-cancer policy in the state. The meetings follows the Senate’s tabling of a bill to raise the tobacco sale and use age to 21 in Vermont. The meeting, hosted annually by the
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 9, 2017 19:33
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[Vermont] Advocates to push lawmakers to raise tobacco age

A cohort of cancer patients and survivors are holding an all day meeting on anti-cancer policy in the state. The meetings follows the Senate's tabling of a bill to raise the tobacco sale and use age to 21 in Vermont. The meeting, hosted annually by the
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 9, 2017 15:13
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[Vermont] Castleton to become tobacco free this summer

Castleton University will be a tobacco-free campus as of this summer. On Thursday, the University held a forum to discuss how the new policy will affect students and the community.
WPTZ-5 (Plattsburgh, NY)
added Mar 31, 2017 17:58
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Vermont bill to raise smoking age dealt major blow

The Senate voted 15 to 14 to table the bill last Friday. Lead sponsor of the bill Democratic Sen. Alison Clarkson said the Senate may decide to reintroduce the bill, but they will have to find more votes. The measure would have made Vermont the third U.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2017 20:41
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[Vermont] Pay people to stop smoking? It works, especially in vulnerable groups

At the University of Vermont’s Center on Behavior and Health , we have conducted a series of clinical trials examining the effectiveness of financial incentives (e.g., vouchers in the form of gift cards to restaurants, movies, baby stores) for quitting s
The Conversation (au)
added Mar 28, 2017 02:22
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[Vermont] WILLIAMS: Teen access to tobacco

Raising the tobacco sale age to 21 won’t eliminate teen smoking, but it will greatly reduce the availability of tobacco to teens. Keeping tobacco out of the hands of youth just makes sense. Our local leaders know this, just as the leaders of Castleton Un
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Mar 23, 2017 14:25
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[Vermont] Revenue loss threatens bill that raises legal tobacco age

The future of a Vermont measure that would raise the legal age for selling and using tobacco to 21 could be hampered by potential loss of tax revenue. A legislative analysis released Tuesday showed that Vermont could lose more than $2 million over the n
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 22, 2017 02:31
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[Vermont] CU goes tobacco-free

Castleton University announced Thursday that it will be joining nearly 2,000 colleges and universities across the country in becoming a tobacco free campus beginning Aug. 1. In November the Vermont State Colleges board of trustees unanimously approved a m
Killington (VT) Mountain Times
added Mar 8, 2017 23:46
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[Vermont] No butts about it: Smoking ban coming

There will be established smoking zones away from the quad, either near or on the other side of the road that encircles the main area of campus, but these designated smoking areas will only last until July of 2019, when a total ban will take effect. Afte
Basement Medicine (Johnson State College, VT)
added Feb 16, 2017 16:44
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