Arizona County Plans a Ban on Hiring Smokers

December 7, 2014 4:08 PM

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On Friday, Pima County, one of Arizona’s major counties, announced that it plans to ban smokers from municipal offices and sanction current employed smokers by surcharging them on health insurance.

On December 16, the Pima County municipality will vote the free-tobacco plan that would also give the right to county’s representatives to request nicotine tests whenever employees are suspected that they secretly smoke at work or at home.

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