Friday, 12 February 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  26°
High 60°
Saturday
Low  34°
High 60°
Sunday
Low  33°
High 59°
Monday
Low  37°
High 66°
Tuesday
Low  35°
High 66°
Wednesday
Low  42°
High 73°
Thursday
Low  46°
High 85°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 38°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Kansas Gov. to Sign Smoking Ban on Friday
03/10/2010

Kansas Gov. Mark Parkinson plans to sign a bill that will ban smoking in bars, restaurants and other public places.

Parkinson has scheduled a ceremony for 10 a.m. Friday in the

south wing of the Statehouse's second floor. He's also planning to

re-enact the signing Monday in Kansas City, Kan., and Salina.

Legislators approved the bill two weeks ago, and it will take

effect July 1.

The bill bans smoking not only in restaurants and bars, but in

retail stores, libraries, theaters and most places of employment.

It has exceptions for tobacco shops, private clubs and

designated smoking areas in nursing homes. The most-criticized

exception is for the gambling areas of new state-owned casinos.

© Copyright AP
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
UPDATE: Liberal Kenworth Catches Fire
Torres Taken into Custody Wednesday, Makes First Appearence
Amparan Crowned New Miss Liberal
Parsons Time Not Enough for Record Setting Olney
2016 Babycakes Is Born
LFD Report On Kenworth Fire
USPS Offers Pancake Day Cancellation
2016 Pancake Day Parade Results
Board Taps Local Talent to Emcee Talent Show
2016 Pancake Day Eating, Flipping Results
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Diamond Bailey is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
High School Juniors Win Cooperative Leadership Trip
Seward County United Way Surpasses Goal
2016 Babycakes Is Born
Friday's Games
Great Bend Edges LHS Bowling at Ayr Lanes
Dodge City Spoils Liberal's WAC Title Hopes
LHS Homecoming is Friday Night
Torres Taken into Custody Wednesday, Makes First Appearence
City, County Offices Close For Presidents Day
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group