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Many new laws take effect Tuesday

INDIANAPOLIS | Dozens of Indiana state laws take effect Tuesday. Here are some of the new laws that may directly affect area residents:

June 28, 2014 10:30 pm

State lawmakers send more measures to governor

INDIANAPOLIS | The Republican-controlled Indiana House and Senate met briefly Thursday to give final approval to another batch of legislation that now goes to Republican Gov. Mike Pence for his signature or veto.

March 06, 2014 6:15 pm

Child tan ban, cursive writing mandate approved by Senate

INDIANAPOLIS | More than two dozen legislative proposals were separately approved Thursday by the Republican-controlled House and Senate, sending them across the Statehouse rotunda and into the opposite chamber.

January 23, 2014 3:39 pm Related

VU students want tan ban for minors

INDIANAPOLIS | Two Valparaiso University students asked state lawmakers Monday to prohibit Indiana residents younger than 18 from using ultraviolet tanning beds.

September 16, 2013 7:00 pm

Another Illinois city prohibits teens from tanning

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. | Another major Illinois city has passed a ban on minors using commercial tanning beds.

September 06, 2012 11:30 pm
YOUNG VOICES: Excessive tanning is a half-baked idea

YOUNG VOICES: Excessive tanning is a half-baked idea

It’s summer time, a time of long days, short nights, hot weather, cool swimming pools and, inevitably, tanning.

July 02, 2012 12:00 am

Senate panel: No teens to darken tanning salon doors

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. | Illinois lawmakers are creating a line in the tan -- those 18 and younger dare not cross.

March 30, 2011 11:17 am

To tan, or not to tan?

The 21st century finds people confused when it comes to sun exposure. On one side you have tanning bed fanatics and on the other, 30 SPF sunscreen proponents. And then there's the research that finds most of us are deficient in vitamin D. What's the health-conscious body to do?

February 02, 2011 12:00 am

Local tanning salons don't want to get burned by new tax

Lucas Hyre just opened Always Tan in Highland last month -- just ahead of the new federal tax on tanning.

July 06, 2010 12:00 am
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