Headlines Tagged with waivers/exceptions — 6,260 headlines found
A group of Democratic senators introduced a bill Thursday that would close tax loopholes for tobacco companies, generating $3.6 billion in revenue over 10 years.
Feb 1, 2013 The Hill
added Feb 1, 2013 16:37
voted 16-13 to make smoke shops pay a user fee to cover the cost of their own licensure.... The money to certify the businesses and inspect them for compliance? Well, that was taken from the fund designed for tobacco prevention to deter kids from smoking.
Jun 30, 2015 The Lund Report
added Jul 1, 2015 12:06
The House Committee on Business and Financial Services has scheduled a hearing this Thursday, February 14 on legislation that would create a loophole in the voter approved, Initiative 901 and once again allow smoking in public places and places of employ
Feb 13, 2013 KNDU TV Channel 25 (Kennewick, WA)
added Feb 17, 2013 14:24
A congressional committee moved Tuesday to exempt so-called "premium hand-rolled cigars" from oversight by the Food and Drug Administration.
Jun 20, 2012 Miami (FL) Herald
added Jun 20, 2012 07:12
the new tax also exempts e-cigarettes and any other products that have been approved by the FDA for smoking cessation. An e-cigarette is defined as an electronic vaporizer producing an aerosol that simulates tobacco smoking.
Sep 24, 2014 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Sep 26, 2014 07:17
In Valley visit, senator pushes his measure that would bar regulation of large and premium smokes.
Aug 8, 2012 Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Aug 8, 2012 20:30
Rep. Brent Barton led six moderate Democrats to join with Republicans to support the cigar lobby, helping them to avoid paying any fees to the state for their certification, and perpetuating an unseemly state policy that steals money from the tobacco pre
Jul 3, 2015 The Lund Report
added Jul 4, 2015 11:33
No amount of regulations can end all smoking; therefore, it is still important to respect those who do smoke by creating laws that allow for people to smoke without harming putting others’ health at risk. Cigar bars that require an hour of ventilation be
Aug 16, 2013 Michigan Policy Network (MSU)
added Aug 17, 2013 14:33
Smoking anything other than medically-prescribed marijuana at San Francisco street fairs, festivals and other outdoor events held on city property would be banned under new legislation before the Board of Supervisors.
Jul 19, 2012 Channel 2000 (KCBS) (Los Angeles, CA)
added Jul 20, 2012 02:30
All federal prison inmates will be prohibited from smoking, unless they receive a religious exemption. Staff will also still be able to smoke in designated areas. The government said they are moving forward with the regulation, which goes into effect in
Dec 5, 2014 Washington Free Beacon
added Dec 5, 2014 17:24