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To Pass Smokefree Ordinances

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In the Legislature

Publication Date: 2006-05-02
  • Publication:Charleston Post Courier

SMOKING BAN: A bill that would ban smoking in restaurants, bars, lounges and recreational facilities was narrowly defeated in the House. After nearly two hours of debate, the House voted 55-52 to send the proposal back to committee, killing it.