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[Bermuda, Caribbean] Weeks to meet minister over tobacco bill

Shadow health minister Michael Weeks is to meet with health minister Jeanne Atherden to discuss amendments to the Tobacco Control Act... “Purchasing single cigarettes....serves as a way for many to kick the habit of smoking. With the nature of this bill
The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:14
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[Bermuda, Caribbean] Anger over changes to tobacco legislation

Ministry of Health revealed last night that the sale of premium cigars would still be permitted at public events. The Tobacco Control Bill 2015 was tabled in the House of Assembly in June by Jeanne Atherden, the Minister of Health. But its introduction b
The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Aug 7, 2015 05:24
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[Caribbean] Bermuda Airport Smoking Lounge Closed Down

The smoking lounge at the airport has been closed effective April 1st, with the Ministry saying the lounge has now “been decommissioned” however “smoking continues to be permitted at designated outdoor areas.” In explaining why it was closed, the Minist
Bernews
added Apr 7, 2016 20:10
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[Bermuda, Caribbean] House: Tobacco bill stopped

“Punitive and draconian” tobacco legislation brought to the House of Assembly has been delayed after rigorous opposition from the Progressive Labour Party. While the Opposition broadly agreed with the spirit of the legislation brought by health minister
The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Dec 5, 2015 16:12
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[Canada] Smoking charges dropped against Sunwing passengers who forced emergency landing in Bermuda

David McNeil Jr. denied a charge of smoking on the aircraft, while he and his father both denied disobeying a lawful order. The Crown elected to offer no evidence on the matters which the defendants denied, and the smoking charges were dropped.
National Post (ca)
added Feb 6, 2013 12:18
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Tobacco: The intriguing story of Bermuda and Virginia

The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Apr 30, 2012 18:21
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[Bermuda] SEYMOUR: Time to pull the plug on smoking

The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Oct 4, 2009 00:00
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[Bermuda, Canada] Smokers cause expensive diversion after lighting up on flight from Halifax

Due to required safety checks, and the regulated maximum number of consecutive flight hours for staff, Sunwing had to place the aircraft’s 174 passengers, and the flight crew in hotels overnight in Bermuda, Mr. McWilliams said. The airline also had to fl
National Post (ca)
added Feb 4, 2013 13:32
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[Bermuda, Caribbean] Smoking ban imposed on hospital grounds

The Bermuda Hospitals Board has imposed a smoking ban on the grounds of the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre. Starting on Monday, August 1, it will be an offence to smoke anywhere on these properties. “The BHB is c
The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Jul 25, 2016 16:27
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[Bermuda] Smoking ban making a difference, top doctor says

The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Nov 10, 2006 00:00
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