2016 Kicks Off With New Regulations
Politicians are starting 2016 with one thing in mind, vaping regulations. Falling in line with Chicago, the use of vaping is no longer allowed indoors in public places in Oregon. As of January 1st, House Bill 2546, signed last year by Governor Kate Brown, also bans vaping in restaurants, bars, ...Continue Reading...
Chicago Is Set To Put A Tax On Vaping
Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration is seriously tackling vaping, almost as if vaping were the major problem Chicago is facing right now. Starting New Year’s day, the city will introduce a tax on vaping products called The Liquid Nicotine Product Tax. The tax, which will apply along with ...Continue Reading...
Los Cerritos, Long Beach Passes Measures Banning New Vaping Businesses
New city laws governing the sale of electronic cigarettes in Los Cerritos, Long Beach, California will go into effect in late November after leaders approved the measures. One ordinance bans all new electronic cigarette business (the city’s one e-cigarette business will be grandfathered in), ...Continue Reading...
Erie County, New York Is Proposing E-Cig Regulations
Erie County could soon impose new E-cigarette regulations that are similar to already-existing cigarette regulations. The county will hold a public forum on Monday, January 26th at 4:30 p.m. to discuss E-cigarettes and their potential health hazards. Leaders will also discuss banning their use ...Continue Reading...
First City In Arizona To Ban E-Cigs In Public
Tempe will be the first city in Arizona to ban e-cigarette use in public areas. The Tempe City Council voted 5-1 Thursday to approve the ordinance, which mirrors regulation of tobacco cigarettes. E-cigarette users will no longer be able to light up in restaurants, bars or other enclosed public ...Continue Reading...
Look At What New Yorkers Are Doing About The Recent Ban
On Tuesday the New York City based smokers’ group, Citizens Lobbying Against Smoker Harassment, filed a lawsuit against the ban on e-cigarettes in restaurants and bars. The Federal regulators are trying their best to severely limit the use of e-cigarettes. In 2009, the Food and Drug ...Continue Reading...
Fort Collins Ban Starts July 26
Fort Collins City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to expand the city’s outdoor smoking ban to include electronic cigarettes and all city hotel rooms. Starting July 26, electronic smoking devices will now be banned from all places conventional smoking is prohibited under the city’s ...Continue Reading...
Daphne, AL Revisits E-Cig Ordinance
Daphne, Alabama city council met to revisit their city ordinance on e-cigarettes and clarified that e-cigarettes are not the same as regular cigarettes, that they are in fact a completely different device. In their original ordinance the city council decided that they were going to use the same ...Continue Reading...
Rhode Island Bills Imposes 80% Tax on E-Cigarettes
hB 7021 has been set for a hearing tomorrow, Thursday, May 29, 2014 before the House of Judiciary Committee. The hearing will be open to the public and testimony will be accepted. A bote may occur at the discretion of the chairman. The meeting will occur at the “rise of the House” ...Continue Reading...
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