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February 8, 2012

 

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Indiana Senate Considers Statewide Smoking Ban

The Indiana Senate has never passed a smoking ban out of committee. Politicians say this year's bill has bipartisan support.

February 1, 2012

 

Indiana House Passes Statewide Smoking Ban

Why this may be the year the measure finally passes the Senate.

January 27, 2012

 

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More Exemptions Added To Statewide Smoking Ban

The bill originally exempted the gaming floors of gambling facilities, cigar and hookah bars, tobacco shops and social clubs.

December 14, 2011

 

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Republican Smoking Ban Proposal Snuffed Out In Indy

The latest proposal would have exempted some private clubs from the ban.

November 25, 2011

 

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Indiana Smoking Ban Could Pass In Next Session

Legislators on both sides of the aisle say they will have to compromise if they want to pass a smoking ban in Indiana.

November 14, 2011

 

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Group Wants Smoking Ban In Indianapolis Before Super Bowl

Smoke Free Indy is trying to convince the Indianapolis City Council and mayor to pass a tougher smoking ban before Super Bowl visitors arrive.

October 2, 2011

 

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Campus-Wide Smoking Bans Have Powerful Effects

Research shows some campus-wide smoking bans have powerful positive effects, even when they’re not enforced.

August 10, 2011

 

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Indiana Smoking Rates Down

The smoking rate in Indiana has decreased by 23% dropping from 27.4% to 21.2% from 2001 to 2010.

July 14, 2011

 

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E-Cigarettes Remain Unregulated by FDA

E-cigarettes have fallen through the cracks of FDA regulation because they’re not considered drugs.

June 20, 2011

 

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Cancer Society Says IN Could Save Millions With Smoking Ban

A comprehensive smoking ban in Indiana could save over $84 million in costs that currently go to treating smoking-related illnesses and complications.

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