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Posey Reintroduces Bill To Block FDA Regulation Of Premium Cigars

U.S. Representative Bill Posey (R-FL) reintroduced a house bill, called the "Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2017," to block the U.S. Food & Drug Administration's efforts to impose its regulation on the premium
Cigar Aficionado
added Jan 16, 2017 21:20
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New Hampshire Legislators Introduce Cigar Tax Proposal

A trio of New Hampshire state representatives is seeking to eliminate the exemption for premium cigars from the state’s tobacco tax law, which would result in a 65.03% tax. State Reps. Richard Ames (D-Cheshire), Katherine Rogers (D-Merrimack) and Timoth
HalfWheel
added Jan 15, 2017 19:13
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Influence of the Flavored Cigarette Ban on Adolescent Tobacco Use

The results suggest the 2009 flavored cigarette ban did achieve its objective of reducing adolescent tobacco use, but effects were likely diminished by the continued availability of menthol cigarettes and other flavored tobacco products.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Jan 12, 2017 18:53
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[Indiana] Editorial: Erase the haze for a healthier community

It’s been almost five years since Indiana enacted a statewide smoking ban in public places. The law, however, excluded bars and casinos... But that loss will be more than made up for by attracting non-smoking customers to venues they long ago fled. It w
Anderson (IN) Herald Bulletin
added Jan 11, 2017 21:11
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[UK] DOCKRELL: Smoking and vaping in public places

Martin Dockrell, Tobacco Control Programme Lead at Public Health England, considers how vaping is changing thinking on smokefree policies... A key plank of PHE’s position is that vaping is not the same as smoking. You might prohibit both but you shouldn’
Royal Society for Public Health (uk)
added Jan 9, 2017 12:40
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[Asia-pacific] Taiwan plans to expand smoking ban to bars, nightclubs

The law currently bans smoking at most public places, but permits it at cigar houses as well as bars and nightclubs that are open after 9 p.m. and exclusively to people above the age of 18. Smoking is also allowed in certain indoor areas of hotels, rest
Focus Taiwan
added Jan 5, 2017 21:08
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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] Government mulls new anti-smoking measure

Health Ministry on Thursday proposed a ban...the revisions would eliminate a rule that allows for indoor smoking areas, by adding smoking rooms, bars, clubs and cigar lounges to the list of public spaces where smoking is not allowed. According to Luo, th
The China Post (tw)
added Jan 5, 2017 21:06
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[Connecticut] EDITORIAL: Cheshire smoking ban worth supporting

Town Council recently voted to hold a public hearing on the proposal... It’s in this spirit that Cheshire’s proposed ordinance should be viewed, not as a punitive measure (as in catching smokers and fining them) but as a measure to discourage smoking and
Meriden (CT) Record-Journal
added Jan 1, 2017 23:05
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MPs looking to remove smoking ban in enclosed public places, warns Romanian minister of health

The Romanian minister of health, Vlad Voiculescu, warned that social democrat MPs are trying to revert the provisions of the law that bans smoking in enclosed public places.
Business Review (ro)
added Dec 29, 2016 00:35
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[UK] Kate Middleton Pushes For Buckingham Palace Smoking Ban: Doesn’t Want Nicotine Users Near Prince George And Princess Charlotte

Insiders say there is one exception to the new non-smoking rule, though. The policy does not cover private apartments and staff accommodations. Yet, the smoking of e-cigarettes is permitted in designated areas until May of next year.
Celeb Dirty Laundry
added Dec 22, 2016 01:19
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