Anti-Smoking Groups Urging ‘No” Vote On Proposed Indiana Smoking Ban

From the Associated Press: Sponsors of the Indiana smoking ban bill scrambled today to line up support among legislators for their proposal even as health advocates began lobbying against it because the compromise version doesn’t cover bars and taverns. The Indiana Campaign for Smokefree Air and the American Cancer Society argue the exemption for bars… Continue reading Anti-Smoking Groups Urging ‘No” Vote On Proposed Indiana Smoking Ban

Indiana Smoking Ban Proposal Awaiting Senate Hearing

A proposed statewide smoking ban is now in the hands of the Indiana Senate, where a committee hearing is expected soon. The House-passed measure would prohibit smoking in most public spaces, with exemptions for casinos and retail tobacco stores. Bars and taverns would have 18 months to go smoke free. The bill in its current… Continue reading Indiana Smoking Ban Proposal Awaiting Senate Hearing