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[Vermont] Bennington makes public sites smoke-free

Smoking will no longer be allowed at the Stark Street playground and the community-built park in Willow Park as well as the Bennington Senior Center and the Bennington Recreation Center.
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Feb 13, 2013 12:49
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[New Hampshire, Vermont] Association of Established Smoking Among Adolescents With Timing of Exposure to Smoking Depicted in Movies

JNCI J Natl Cancer Inst (2012) 104 (7): 549-555. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djs138 Volume 104 Issue 7 April 4, 2012
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added May 16, 2012 05:50
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[Vermont] Group pushes for smoke-free Montpelier

The Central Vermont New Directions Coalition says the numbers in teen smoking have gone down in Vermont. Now, they want to see a similar trend in adults. This group doesn’t want to see or smell cigarettes in their downtown area. "We are trying to build
WCAX-TV Ch. 3 (Burlington, VT)
added Jun 19, 2018 11:51
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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 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 considers raising smoking age to 21

Now 24 years old, Bermani says she supports a proposal at the Vermont House of Representatives to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21. The proposal, which would follow Hawaii and several cities that have already raised the smoking age,
Burlington (VT) Free Press
added Mar 27, 2016 01:07
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Some Vermont workers upset at smoking ban at leased offices

Some state of Vermont employees are upset over a plan to end smoking at a Montpelier office complex that is leased from the National Life Group insurance company. Currently the employees are able to smoke in designated areas outside in the parking garage
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 18, 2016 23:37
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[Vermont] COALITION CELEBRATES 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF SMOKE-FREE BARS AND PRIVATE CLUBS

Current and past legislators, health care providers, youth advocates and restaurant patrons gathered at the DoubleTree Hotel in South Burlington to celebrate 10 years of breathing clean indoor air in restaurants, bars and private clubs in Vermont and to
VTDigger.org
added Sep 3, 2015 18:38
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[Vermont] LETTER: Protecting whom?

Montpelier Mayor John Hollar know he has “not suffered a secondhand smoke problem” despite the fact that he spends “a lot of time” in downtown Montpelier...also asked if by enacting a ban the city would want to protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke or
(Barre, VT) Times Argus
added May 29, 2015 09:50
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[Vermont] Protect Your Kids from Second Hand Smoke

this week, especially with the new Vermont state laws reducing exposure to second hand smoke, let me cough up or out some information on this important topic.
WPTZ-5 (Plattsburgh, NY)
added Jan 12, 2015 20:00
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