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Which Tobacco Product Is Exempt from Pennsylvania’s New Tax?

The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue confirmed to NATO that information about the new cigarette and OTP tax rates will be posted on the agency’s website early next week, including the necessary forms needed to report and file the floor-stocks tax. Reta
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 16, 2016 01:52
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[Canada] Saskatoon council defers vote on smoking ban in city's public spaces

Today, council received a report from administration, which stated that there's no provision under provincial law for an exemption on the use of tobacco inside specialty shops, including cigar shops. Administration will bring forward amendments to the c
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 29, 2015 13:09
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LETTER TO CONGRESS RE: H.R. 662

We are writing to express our strong opposition to H.R. 662, legislation that would exempt many cigars from regulation under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (TCA). The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should retain oversight autho
American Family Physician
added Mar 8, 2015 16:57
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[Louisiana] Gov. Bobby Jindal signs bills for tax exemptions, gambling

• Senate Bill 210 by state Sen. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, temporarily exempts cigars and pipe tobacco sampled at a convention from state tobacco tax. The legislation targets the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association convention pla
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 20, 2013 19:31
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[Virgin Islands] Smoking ban enforcement begins today

Virgin Islands Daily News (vg)
added Feb 12, 2011 00:00
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[Wyoming] Casper City Council moves to repeal smoking ban

The Casper City Council took the first steps Tuesday night to lift a smoking ban on all public places, rather than set a special election to decide the matter. The two-hour discussion on smoking, which included comments from about 20 Casper residents
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Sep 17, 2015 17:29
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Fair taxation  just so much cigar smoke

what’s a Pennsylvania budget without some special-interest favoritism? Lawmakers rejected a tax on cigars while raising or establishing taxes on all other tobacco products...tobacco lobbyists have spent millions of dollars in Harrisburg warding off the ci
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Jul 27, 2016 13:44
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Tobacco Foes Push Oversight of Luxury Cigars by FDA

“We know that premium cigars have health risks, they cause cancers they have cardiovascular implications and so on,” Gregg Haifley...“Why should a product that has known disease health consequences be exempt from a factual scientific warning label?”
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Aug 10, 2014 17:36
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[Tennessee] Electronic cigarettes available to Putnam inmates

In recent months, the jail’s commissary has added electronic cigarettes to its shelves, offering a way for nicotine addicted inmates to get their fix and bringing in additional revenue for the county.
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added Jul 14, 2013 13:24
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FDA IS NOT “SUSPENDING ENFORCEMENT” OF CIGAR, E-CIGARETTE REGULATION

Earlier today The Washington Post published an article titled, FDA suspends enforcement of stricter standards for e-cigarette, cigar industry.... Attorneys for the government and groups negotiated out a second extension last week and it was agreed that th
HalfWheel
added May 3, 2017 12:07
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