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[New Jersey] Senior housing smoking ban may not happen here

many buildings owned by the Housing Authority of Bergen County will be exempt because the units are being converted to Section 8, project-based voucher rentals in January. As a result, the smoking ban will not affect residents of the 503 units the authori
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Dec 10, 2016 13:54
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[Colorado] Rule bans bars, many restaurants from creating pot-use areas

- Denver bars and many restaurants won't be able to offer on-site marijuana consumption because a new rule prohibits liquor-license holders from applying for the permit. State licensing officials have announced the rule, striking a blow to Denver's voter
KRDO TV 13 (Colorado Springs, CO)
added Nov 19, 2016 20:54
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[Wyoming] McDaniel: No need to revisit ban on smoking in public places

Smoke-free laws that prohibit smoking in all indoor areas of a venue fully protect nonsmokers from involuntary exposure to secondhand smoke indoors.” Here’s hoping Mr. Johnson’s colleagues will not take the bait. This matter was decided correctly 10 yea
Wyoming Tribune-Eagle
added Oct 8, 2016 15:38
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[Massachusetts] Extent of anti-smoking ban questioned as Board of Health postpones vote

But some local business owners said to forget about making smoking a thing of the past. Just eliminating smoking on patio areas – it is already banned inside restaurants – would hurt business for many. “We get a lot of people who come down here late at
Worcester (MA) Magazine
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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[Asia-pacific] SHAFFER: Oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership, Protect Public Health

The American Cancer Society is urging Congress to support the TPP...But the rest of the TPP still treats tobacco like other products, including for requirements that have proven problematic for public health in the past such as regulatory coherence. Tarif
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 4, 2016 00:56
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[West Virginia] With Controversial Exemption Withdrawn, Tobacco Tax Hike Set for Thursday Senate Vote

but the 45 cent increase with the exemptions for smokeless products is what can be approved in the House of Delegates, according to the Majority Leader. “If you vote green you are voting for big tobacco. If you vote red you are voting for the health and
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
added May 18, 2016 21:20
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban can accommodate exemptions

Reserving a 15 percent portion of a public space for smokers is not an unreasonable concession. Supporters of the ban point to the dangers of secondhand smoke, but those dangers are clearly minimal in the open air of a beach or a park; we’re not talking a (Bridgewater Courier News/East Brunswick Home News Tribune)
added May 16, 2016 19:43
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[Missouri] St. Louis County drawing fire as indoor tobacco ban extension continues to go up in smoke

Anti-tobacco activists, their patience tested by a three-year wait, are calling on the council to act. The time has come, they say, for an amendment to the smoking ban that will bring the county into conformance with St. Louis. Indoor use of tobacco is
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added May 11, 2016 13:10
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[Pennsylvania] Restaurant can have hookah smoking

A Hazleton restaurant owner withdrew her request for a hearing before the city zoning board after the zoning officer said hookah smoking complies with a smoking exemption that the business secured from the state.
Hazleton (PA) Standard-Speaker
added Jan 25, 2016 17:36
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[Utah] New bill may snuff out smoking rooms at Salt Lake airport

Sen. Evan Vickers, R-Cedar City, is sponsoring SB61, a bill that would ban smoking in the airport altogether by striking the terminal smoking lounge exception from the Utah Indoor Clean Air Act. What's more, Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski support
Deseret News
added Jan 17, 2016 02:44
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