Government to limit use of e-cigarettes

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Quebec Liberal minister Lucie Charlebois will introduce legislation to limit the use of e-cigarettes among minors.

The law, the minister said, is expected to be put forward quickly, according to an report in Le Devoir.

It would also forbid people from smoking electronic cigarettes in public places.

The Quebec Coalitition for Tobacco control is on board with the idea, and said the law is due to be updated.

"We don't want these products to normalize smoking," said Coalition spokesperson Flory Doucas. "The proposal that she is putting forward means smokers can still access these products."

 

 

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  1. Richard posted on 08/15/2014 01:58 PM
    Well its official
    The government does not want people to stop smoking, they want to keep collecting taxes and not have to pay old age pensions
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