Hannibal City Smoke-Free Question (April 2012)

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A Hannibal City Smoke-Free Question was on the April 3, 2012 ballot in the city of Hannibal which is in Marion and Ralls Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,642 (55.8%)Approveda
  • NO 1,296 (44.2%)[1]

This measure sought to prohibit smoking indoors. Proponents of the measure noted that the health benefits are important, that customers in establishments should not have to be subjected to second hand smoking. Though opponents noted that smokers should be free to smoke in any public area which it is currently allowed.[2]

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