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[Canada] What's new for 2016: More fees for Toronto and new rules in Ontario

Under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, Ontario businesses won’t be allowed to sell flavoured tobacco products, many of which are designed and packaged to appeal to teens. The Ontario government says the ban will “help protect youth from the harmful effects o
CityNews CP24 (ca)
added Jan 2, 2016 16:59
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[Canada] Ontario hikes hydro fees, starts new rules in 2016

The province will crack down on smoking across the province, starting on hospital grounds where smoking will be completely prohibited. E-cigarettes to be restricted, flavoured tobacco to be banned in Ontario
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 2, 2016 16:57
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[Canada] How Ontario is changing in 2016

Premier Kathleen Wynne says that controversial proposal has gone back to the drawing board so officials can devise a comprehensive plan for vapers, whether they prefer tobacco or pot. “We know that we’re going to need to bring in regulation, and possibly
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jan 2, 2016 16:56
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[Canada] Ontario's latest smoking laws have vaping industry worried business could go up in smoke

Unless changes are made to the proposed legislation, customers will not be able to try out different flavours before they buy products at vape stores. And, that could be a death knell for some of the many specialty stores popping up across Toronto.
Metro (ca)
added Jan 2, 2016 16:50
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[Canada] Ontario bans sale of e-cigarettes to people under 19

Electronic cigarettes are now treated in the same way as regular cigarettes in the Canadian province that includes Toronto. The law also bans the sale of flavored tobacco. A ban on smoking e-cigarettes in public spaces and workplaces was also supposed to
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 2, 2016 15:54
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[Canada] Smoking Bylaw Changes Now in Effect

The City of Saskatoon reminds everyone that there have been changes to the Smoking bylaw, which are now in effect. It means no smoking or vaping allowed in outdoor public places owned and operated by the City.
SaskatoonHomePage.ca (ca)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:56
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[Canada] B.C. makes quitting smoking easier

The B.C. government's quit-smoking assistance program is now available to people who drop by a pharmacy to qualify for free nicotine replacement products. As of Jan. 1, 2016, participants no longer have to register by calling 8-1-1 to reach the HealthLi
Vernon (BC) Morning Star (ca)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:46
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[Canada] YEAR IN REVIEW CBC Investigates exposed manipulation of tobacco-litigation selection process

A CBC News investigation found the process that led to Alberta choosing a legal consortium to represent it in a multi-billion-dollar lawsuit against the tobacco industry was manipulated. Former premier Alison Redford, who chose the consortium while justi
CBC News (ca)
added Dec 31, 2015 17:02
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[Canada] Smoking and vaping now banned at Saskatoon outdoor public places

Saskatoon's outdoor public places will be smoke-free starting Jan. 1. The Smoking Bylaw will prohibit smoking and vaping (using e-cigarettes) in outdoor public places that are owned and operated by the city. The list includes:
CBC News (ca)
added Dec 31, 2015 17:00
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[Canada] Karen Selick: Just mention ‘electronic cigarettes’ and watch the politicians go berserk

“Holy non-smokes!”, they cry. “We can’t allow something new and unregulated to exist in the marketplace! People might just solve their own problems without us!”
National Post (ca)
added Dec 29, 2015 03:23
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