June 15, 2015

PennLive June 12, 2015 By Madison Russ The House of Representative’s Health Committee will hold a public hearing on Monday to revisit the issue of expanding the state’s Clean Indoor Air Act and close exemption loopholes. Rep. Thomas Murt, R-Montgomery, is spearheading the proposed update. Under Murt’s amendment, the indoor smoking ban would be …

June 10, 2015

KRON 4 June 9, 2015 Starting next year, anyone buying tobacco products and electronic smoking devices in unincorporated Santa Clara County must be at least 21 years old. The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an ordinance on Tuesday that will raise the age to purchase tobacco products from …

December 15, 2014

JohnsonCityPress.com December 14, 2014 by Tony Casey In 2007, the Non-Smokers Protection Act was enacted by the state, disallowing smoking in most places, including workplaces, but still allowed smoking in places like bars where only people over 21 years old are permitted. And, unlike Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Maine, Oregon, Utah, …