Tag Archives: tobacco legislation

Kagan tested by 1990s battles over tobacco legislation

She was a White House aide who, at the age of 37, had become President Bill Clinton’s point person on a big tobacco bill, impressing veteran Senate Republicans with her hard work and intelligence.

Senate Committee To Vote on Remote Sales of Tobacco Legislation

The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on November 5 on legislation that would crackdown on the illegal sale of tobacco products via the Internet and mail order. NACS has been leading a business coalition of retailers and distributors to rally around this legislation.

Nigeria Considers Tough Tobacco Control Legislation

The Nigerian parliament is currently debating sweeping new tobacco control legislation in a bid to break the growing tobacco addiction in the country. The bill has strong backing from anti-tobacco groups and health organizations.

President Obama Delivers Remarks on Tobacco Legislation

Legislation bans indoor smoking lounges

At Champlain Cable Corp., the employee smoking room was closed down last fall, sending smokers outside. Employees were offered help to quit smoking.