Engage and Participate in Efforts to Create Smokefree Laws in Missouri

OBJECTIVE: Engage with state-level advocacy groups and participate in efforts to move the state towards an indoor tobacco use law.
STATUS MARCH 2017: A Tobacco Collaborative is forming and will engage stakeholders in local communities to work towards tobacco initiatives.
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STATUS JUNE 2017: The Tobacco Collaborative has formed. The collaborative is meeting regularly and hosting a regional tobacco training in September. Planning around this specific object has not yet begun.
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STATUS SEPTEMBER 2017: The HLA Tobacco Committee recently hosted a regional planning event to provide education and toolkit for more than 60 regional partners to advance local tobacco control.

The Springfield Tobacco Collaborative has now formed and is meeting on a regular basis.  The collaborative has plans to address Tobacco 21 and Smokefree Housing.

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STATUS DECEMBER 2017:
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