Miami Beach prohibits use of electronic cigarettes

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Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

#U.S Mayor of Miami Beach this week banned the use of nicotine vaporizers and other types of electronic cigarettes in all city parks. This as part of a campaign to tackle what they describe as a "health crisis”.

This measure of, following an investigation in the state of Florida, which performed to determine the existence of electronic cigarette companies with strategies that capture the attention of minors as customers.

"As the fundamental purpose of the municipal government is to protect the health, safety and general welfare of residents and visitors, Miami Beach prohibits smoking with nicotine vaporizers and similar products in all parks ", He said Bylaw arranged.

Miami Mayor, Dan Gelber, said signs will be placed in all city parks warning of the ban on the measure.

So far no reports about punishment for those who violate the rules.

This week the Florida attorney general announced an exhaustive investigation 22 companies producing alternatives to the conventional cigarette, to determine if teenagers are the target of their sales and marketing policies online.

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