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[Vermont] E-CIGARETTE RESTRICTIONS GET HOUSE APPROVAL

Lawmakers endorsed a bill Tuesday that puts limits on the sale and use of electronic cigarettes. H.171 would ban their use indoors at workplaces and restaurants. Introducing the bill on the House floor Tuesday, Rep. Jill Krowinski, D-Burlington, said t
VTDigger.org
added Mar 16, 2016 09:31
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[Vermont] GAETANO PUTIGNANO: A VOTE AGAINST E-CIGARETTES IS A VOTE FOR SMOKING

This commentary is by Gaetano Putignano, of Bellows Falls, who owns and operates 802 E-Cig Supply....As any vaping former smoker will tell you, a vote to treat e-cigarettes like cigarettes, is a vote for smoking.
VTDigger.org
added Mar 14, 2016 10:07
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[Vermont] Panel advances e-cigarettes bill

The House is poised to debate restrictions on e-cigarettes after the House Human Services Committee approved a bill to regulate them like traditional cigarettes. The committee voted 10 to 1 Thursday on H.171, which would require merchants to store e-ciga
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Mar 13, 2016 11:39
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[Vermont] JAN K. CARNEY: THE MYTHS AND FACTS ABOUT E-CIGARETTES

H.171, An Act Relating to Restriction on the Use of Electronic Cigarettes. Many Vermonters are wondering why a bill like this is necessary ...Unfortunately, myths about electronic cigarettes like these are widespread, unsupported by science, and distract
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added Mar 8, 2016 00:37
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[Vermont] Less VT Students Exposed to Second Hand Smoke

37 percent of students say they were directly exposed to second hand smoke within the last week, down 4 percent from 2013. "I think that has a lot do with the work that's been done in Vermont over the last couple of years," says Mariah Sanderson, Direct
WVNY ABC22 (Burlington, VT)
added Mar 7, 2016 08:00
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[Vermont] EXHIBIT 4 (PDF)

June 2, 2009 Robert Iger, CEO THE DISNEY COMPANY... This Office and Attorneys General from numerous states have repeatedly called upon the motion picture indstry to take a leadership role in protecting the health and lives of our children by eliminati
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Feb 25, 2016 21:38
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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] Teen advocates to rally at State House in opposition to e-cigarettes

plans to march to the Vermont State House on Tuesday to bring the attention of e-cigarettes to legislators. Our Voices Xposed (OVX) is a youth-led organization supported by the Vermont Department of Health. The group works to educate its school and commu
Bennington (VT) Banner
added Feb 11, 2016 19:25
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[Vermont] VIDEO: Parks officials: 'Embarrassed' by smoking ban inaction

In a scathing letter, Burlington's Parks, Recreation and Waterfront Commission criticized councilors for failing to enact a smoking ban in city parks.
Burlington (VT) Free Press
added Feb 2, 2016 01:13
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[Vermont] Tobacco ban at residential treatment centers deters clients

The sudden drop in clients at Maple Leaf Farm coincided with the implementation of a Vermont Health Department policy requiring residential drug treatment centers to be tobacco-free. Intended as a step toward improving public health and the well-being of
VTDigger.org
added Jan 28, 2016 02:57
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