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[Australia] Smoking may soon be banned at Canberra's playgrounds

Smoking bans could be extended to children's playgrounds and play spaces in the ACT under a proposal out for community feedback. The ACT government on Wednesday published a discussion paper seeking public feedback on restricting smoking in public playgr
Canberra (ACT) Times (au)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:30
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[Australia] Government must quit tobacco tax addiction and support innovation: Matt Barrie

"Heaven forbid if the country stops smoking because the tax on a beer will be $40 a schooner," says Barrie. And he says the "small small steps" taken by Turnbull are already in peril due to the fact that "the conservatives within the Liberal Party are b
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jul 12, 2016 15:04
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[Australia, Latin America, Uruguay] Plain packaging: legal win confirms right to regulate in public interest

Many believe tobacco companies knew they did not have strong cases but used notoriously slow international legal processes as a means of pausing the spread of effective tobacco control measures. Countries such as Papua New Guinea, struggling to pay for
The Mandarin (au)
added Jul 11, 2016 17:19
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[Australia] 3RD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE Conference

09:00 11 July 2016–18:00 12 July 2016 Park Regis North Quay: 293 North Quay Brisbane Australia...Our RRPs Reduced Risk Products (“RRPs”) is the term we use to refer to products with the potential to reduce individual risk and population harm in comparison
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jul 9, 2016 18:09
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[Australia] Tasmania wants to increase the legal age to buy cigarettes from 18 to create a 'tobacco free generation'

Cigarette sales could be banned to anyone aged under 25 under a proposal being considered by politicians in Tasmania. MP Ivan Dean wants to go further and phase out cigarettes and is trying to stop the sale of tobacco to anyone born after the year 2000.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 7, 2016 12:48
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VIDEO: Australia's experience in tobacco control / Emeritus Professor Simon Chapman

You Tube
added Aug 1, 2016 14:54
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[Australia] McCabe Centre for Law & Cancer: A WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Knowledge Hub

Our Knowledge Hub website provides a public resource on legal issues relevant to defending measures implementing the Convention from legal challenge, both domestically and under international trade and investment law.
McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer (FCTC) (au)
added Jul 4, 2016 16:04
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South Australia: Smoking Ban in Dining Areas Commences Today

A new law has put a ban on smoking in alfresco dining areas throughout South Australia from Friday. The ban will cover both inside and the outside zones of the dining venues.
Australia Network news (au)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:58
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A breath of fresh air for diners: Smoking ban begins in all outdoor dining areas in South Australia

Smoking will be banned from all alfresco dining venues in South Australia, starting from Friday. The new rules apply to pubs, clubs, café, restaurants and fast food outlets after years of campaigning to try and protect the public from second hand smoke.
This is Money (uk)
added Jul 1, 2016 15:30
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[Australia] Smoking ban comes into force in SA

stopping people from lighting up in alfresco dining venues. The ban from Friday applies to outdoor dining areas at all pubs, clubs, cafes, restaurants and fast-food outlets. The Heart Foundation says it will help cut the rate of heart disease.
ninemsn (au)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:47
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