Pa. Closes in on Safe-Cigarette Law
- Builders Try to Pre-Empt Sprinkler Regs. // Fire Chief;Feb2009, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p14
The article focuses on the new state legislation that allows to stop new code adoptions for residential fire-sprinkler requirements in the U.S. It states that fire service groups in Arizona and North Dakota were already engaged of fighting the legislation. However, International Association of...
- IAFC issues challenge to national code organizations. // Fire Chief;Apr2003, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p12
Reports on the International Association of Fire Chiefs' fire safety challenges to national code organizations in the U.S. Fire disasters in Rhode Island, Chicago and Connecticut; Need for code development process; Adoption of safety precautions to inform the public about safety measures and...
- Less Flamable Cigarettes. Sunenblick, Jesse // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jul2000, Vol. 83 Issue 7, p38
Reports on the fire-safety bill for cigarettes passed by legislators in New York. Provision under the bill; Reason behind the modification of the bill; Views from anti-smoking advocates.
- Russian chief assesses XTREME training. // Industrial Fire World;Summer2014, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p22
The article discusses the participation of a Russian industrial fire chief, who flew from Moscow, in the Tyco Williams Fire & Hazard Control XTREME Industrial Fire & Hazard Training held in Beaumont, Texas in May 2014.
- The Proposed Regulatory Fire Safety Order. // Fire Safety Engineering;Jan2003, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p4
Reports on the comments made by BFPSA on the consultation document which has been circulated on the Reform of Fire Safety Legislation in Great Britain. View of BFPSA on the Office of Deputy Prime Minister; Requirement that BFPSA believes should be included in the order; Proposal supported by BFPSA.
- Don't flick that butt. // State Government News;Apr2001, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p7
Deals with a bill sponsored by Representative Joseph Brooks of Maine to create the first returnable cigarette-butt law in the United States. Features of the bill; Reasons the Maine Innkeepers Association is supporting the bill.
- National. // Convenience Store News for the Single Store Owner;Ari2014, p8
The article discusses various legislations of the U.S. which includes enactment of Save American Workers Act or HR 2575, proposal to prohibit marketing of electronic cigarettes to minors and Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act for menu labeling.
- Gov. Pataki Veto Of `Fire Safe' Cigarette Brings Recriminations And Supplemental Bill. Flood, Betty; Gibbons, Muriel // Insurance Advocate;06/03/2000, Vol. 111 Issue 23, p7
Reports that New York State Governor George E. Pataki has vetoed a legislative bill that would have mandated the use of fire safe cigarettes. Provisions of the bill questioned by Pataki; Number of accidents due to cigarette-ignited fires in New York City in 1999; Organizations supporting the bill.
- IAFC clarifies role in mutual-aid initiatives. // Fire Engineering;Aug2006, Vol. 159 Issue 8, p51
The article reports that the International Association of Fire Chiefs' National Fire Service Mutual Aid System (IMAS) and Mutual Aid System Task Force in the U.S. were developed to help the fire service support called the National Response Plan and implement concepts in the National Incident...