🎰 Casino becomes first in Western Iowa to offer a non-smoking room

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A recent push to bring Iowa casinos into the fold of the Clean Indoor Air Act of Not that we have much say in the matter, the lobbyists for and against will​.


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Currently, there's an exemption in Iowa's SmokeFree Air Act, which allows smoking at casinos and most have a non-smoking area. Advertisement.


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They shouldn't need to be told to do this, just do it. If one property made the change, I think the rest will follow. I get that smoking, drinking and.


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Casinos remain exempt. Iowa is one of 27 states with smoking bans for workplaces, restaurants and bars, according to Missouri is the only state among Iowa's geographical neighbors that does not have a similar ban.


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Nobody liked the idea of the smoking ban and many said they would visit the casino less often if it passed, but none were willing to go on the.


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Check out this story on desmoinesregister. You will need to register before adding a comment. A smoke-free casino would be better for Iowans. Comments Welcome to our new and improved comments , which are for subscribers only. A study showed more than , people worldwide die of second-hand smoke every year. And personally, his committee hasn't been asked. The message they sent was this: What's good for the health of Iowa workers and customers just isn't that important if it might interfere with the state's revenue streams from gambling. They're right — to a point. Instead, lawmakers should undo the loophole. But if state officials are really concerned about the health of citizens — beyond any healthy state designation — it makes far more sense to have all casinos smoke-free, not just one. A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. What was that all about if not second-hand smoke? In fact, it is a safety concern, no matter what Ohorilka or any other official says. Well, let's just say we're asking, Director. According to a report on Iowa Public Radio , the exchange went like this:. Democrat Kirsten Running-Marquardt asked Gaming Commission Administrator Brian Ohorilko about the safety standards the casinos are supposed to have in place. Iowa shouldn't OK a new casino just so it has one that is smoke-free. Except for casino workers. And then: "It depends on who you ask. Even taking into consideration those mixed motivations, the arguments the Cedar Rapids folks are making aren't wrong. If it's not, why did the state ban smoking in public places in ? CT Oct.{/INSERTKEYS}{/PARAGRAPH} In , the same lawmakers were hoping for a gaming license for Cedar Rapids, cigarettes and all. Iowa shouldn't feel compelled to OK a new casino just so it has one that is smoke-free. If Iowa wants to be known as the healthiest state, it makes sense that we have smoke-free casinos. Why not make all Iowa casinos smoke-free? Cancel Send. They shouldn't have stopped there. If you see comments in violation of our community guidelines , please report them. Typed comments will be lost if you are not logged in. After a pitch for a smoke-free casino in Cedar Rapids failed in the Iowa legislative session, a group of lawmakers formed this study committee to keep the issue alive. This shouldn't be that difficult. This is a test to see whether we can improve the experience for you. Is a smoke-free casino a good idea? The committee this week met with the director of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission to talk over the possibility of licensing a smoke-free casino in Cedar Rapids. Post to Facebook. Why don't they consider it a safety issue? Instead, lawmakers should undo the poor, even duplicitous decision they made years ago when they handed gambling facilities a huge loophole in the state smoking ban. A link has been sent to your friend's email address. How about making all of the casinos smoke-free? The IRGC rejected that bid, citing studies showing the casino market is saturated. You do not need a Facebook profile to participate. Lawmakers congratulated themselves on doing the right thing to protect the health of Iowa workers. If restaurants, bars, government buildings, hospitals, workplaces and virtually all other facilities of public accommodation are smoke-free, why not casinos? So, the director of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission isn't sure if second-hand smoke is a safety concern. It's a great idea. The Cedar Rapids lawmakers and others on the committee aren't just motivated by wanting a healthier gambling atmosphere. He thinks it depends who you ask. Share This Story! It's OK to disagree with someone's ideas, but personal attacks, insults, threats, hate speech, advocating violence and other violations can result in a ban. Welcome to our new and improved comments , which are for subscribers only. They're hoping the smoke-free approach allows them a back door to a casino license. Now those same lawmakers are back, this time making the case for a casino that's smoke-free. Please be polite. It's as if some state officials haven't noticed the reams of evidence that have stacked up during the last 50 years making the case against smoking and second-hand smoke. {PARAGRAPH}{INSERTKEYS}Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Let's just say the people of Iowa and the workers in Iowa casinos would like to know if you consider second-hand smoke a safety concern.