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Smoking ban shouldn't include veterans homes
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We all know that smoking is unhealthy, but I find it appalling that the statewide smoking ban includes King Veterans Home, which includes 13 glass enclosures with separate ventilated systems used by residents for smoking. These designated rooms allow residents an environmentally controlled place to smoke, without infringing on nonsmokers' rights.Rep. Kevin Petersen drafted an Assembly amendment which would exclude our country's heroes from the statewide smoking ban.

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