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New Yorkers don’t support e-cigarette bans, support smokeless tax increase

While the New York City Council is seeking to pass a law to ban the use of e-cigarettes where smoking is also prohibited, a summary of a survey posted by the NYC Department of Health shows that New Yorkers do not “favor a proposal that would prohibit smoking electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes in indoor public places.” The New York Tobacco Behavior and …

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Cattaraugus Board Of Health Considers Regulating E-Cigarettes

Write the Cattaraugus County Board of Health and tell them how you feel about this! By Rick MillerOlean Times Herald ALLEGANY — A leader in enforcing New York’s Clean Indoor Air Act, the Cattaraugus County Health Department is turning its sights to electronic cigarettes.Dr. Kevin Watkins, Cattaraugus County public health director, recommended to the Board of Health Wednesday that they consider …

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