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Governor Schedules News Conference Regarding Smoking Ban

Publication Date: 5/9/2005
  • Author:AP
  • Publication:First Coast News
Governor Perdue has scheduled a 2 pm news conference where he will announce his decision on whether to sign or veto a statewide smoking ban.

The bill bans smoking in most enclosed places of work and recreation; it allows restaurants and bars to permit smoking if they don't serve or employ people under age 18.