NH Public Health Association Lauds Legislature on Smoking Ban

CONCORD– The New Hampshire Public Health Association commended state legislators today for passing the statewide smoking ban bill.

“This is an important step for public health in New Hampshire that will allow all of us to breathe a bit easier,” said NHPHA president Marilyn Watson Duffy.“We look forward to Gov. Lynch signing the bill into law.”

The NewHampshire Public Health Association is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization founded in 1992 with the mission to strengthen the public health system to more effectively protect and improve the health and safety of our population. The NHPHA has more than 200 members of individuals and organizations committed to the public health and safety of all state residents.

For more information about the New Hampshire Public Health Association, please go to www.nhpha.org.