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heard more public comment regarding a current exemption to the indoor smoking ban. Three speakers urged the board to keep in place the current exemption that allows smoking in specified areas at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack and in limited video
May 10, 2017 Wheeling (WV) Intelligencer
added May 11, 2017 00:34
State lawmakers are considering expanding the Clean Indoor Act, House Bill 1309, to include 100 percent of public establishments - including bars, restaurants, casinos and clubs to be smoke free.
May 9, 2017 YourErie.com
added May 10, 2017 04:07
House Bill 1309 , introduced Friday by House Health Committee Chairman Matthew Baker, R-Tioga County, would scrap a list of exemptions in the 2008 Clean Indoor Air Act that let some businesses continue to allow smoking under certain conditions.
May 9, 2017 Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added May 10, 2017 04:06
The bill would get rid of a list of exemptions in the 2008 Clean Indoor Air Act that lets businesses continue to allow smoking under certain conditions. Bars can still allow smoking under the 2008 law if 20-percent or less of its sales come from food.
May 9, 2017 KDKA-TV (Pittsburgh, PA)
added May 9, 2017 21:03
Backers of proposed legislation to eliminate exemptions in Pennsylvania’s Clean Indoor Air Act say it would extend protections from the dangers of second-hand smoke in places like casinos, and also cover newer tobacco-related products such as e-cigarettes
May 9, 2017 Sanatoga (PA) Post
added May 9, 2017 20:12
the law also allowed many exceptions to the indoor smoking ban. "In 2008, I guess you could say, they picked winners and losers in the bill so the remaining exemptions, the big ones, are the remaining bars and restaurants that allow smoking, private club
May 9, 2017 Public News Service (PNS)
added May 9, 2017 20:12
[Australia] Federal Group, Labor, tobacco giant under spotlight as review of 1973 bribe allegations welcomed
Tasmania's Police Commissioner has agreed to review a four-decades old investigation into bribery allegations surrounding the resignation of the former deputy premier Kevin Lyons, which triggered the fall of the government in 1972.
May 8, 2017 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 9, 2017 20:38
the MSAR Government announced that they have submitted to the Legislative Assembly that concessionaires would be able to retain smoking lounges on the main gaming floor and that they would need to install smoking lounges into VIP rooms by 1 January 2019.
May 4, 2017 PR Newswire
added May 5, 2017 12:39
Smoking in public places in Georgia will be banned on May 1 2018, a year later than was originally planned. The author of the draft bill, Guguli Maghradze, says that the decision was made after active consultations between Parliament and the government.
May 3, 2017 The Messenger (ge)
added May 11, 2017 03:09
[West Virginia] Wheeling City Council: County-Wide Smoking Ban Would Burn Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack
Wheeling Mayor Glenn Elliott said imposing a full ban on indoor public smoking in the city would hurt business at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack. The city uses revenue from the track to help pay off police and fire pension debt. Photo by Casey Ju
May 3, 2017 Wheeling (WV) Intelligencer
added May 3, 2017 22:34