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[Texas] Overflow crowd turns out for Arlington council vote on extending smoking ban

A divided City Council voted on Tuesday to extend the city’s workplace smoking ban after making a last-minute exception for bingo halls. In the first of two required readings, the council tentatively approved extending no-smoking regulations to include
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Apr 12, 2017 13:40
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[West Virginia] VIDEO: Would Ohio County be in trouble with a 100 percent smoking ban?

Smoking is still allowed in Ohio County anywhere you can place a bet, but some health officials would like to change that. On Tuesday, a meeting was held concerning making the county 100 percent smoke-free.
WTOV TV9 (Steubenville, OH)
added Apr 11, 2017 23:40
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[Pennsylvania] Player's Advantage: Pain, then gain— how a casino chose to go smoke-free

Robert Low offers succinct advice to any fellow casino owners thinking about making their operations smoke-free. “Get prepared for some pain!” says Low, who voluntarily banned smoking inside his Palace Resort Casino in Biloxi, Miss., in 2011. However, h
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Apr 11, 2017 14:47
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[Louisiana] Poll shows strong support for Hub City smoke-free ordinance

A poll released Tuesday by Healthier Air for All finds that nearly three-quarters of respondents favor a city-wide smoke-free policy that includes bars and bingo halls. Under the umbrella of the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living, Healthier Air f
The Independent Weekly (Lafayette LA )
added Apr 5, 2017 12:29
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[West Virginia] Wheeling City Council votes for economic impact study on completely smoke-free ban

City council has adopted a resolution to encourage the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department to do an economic impact study and to consider the economic impact of becoming completely smoke free. Last year, the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department expa
WTOV TV9 (Steubenville, OH)
added Apr 5, 2017 09:55
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[Michigan] SCHNEIDER: A smoke-free environment loved by bar, casino customers

it’s becoming easier for me to understand why my mother, a prodigious participant in video poker, fled to the smoke-free casino in Windsor in her later years. That’s an an inconvenient trip from Lansing. And crossing the borders these days can be a hassl
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 23, 2017 21:42
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[Asia-pacific] Macau smoking ban bill likely final vote in May: legislator

The revised draft bill dealing with smoking inside Macau casinos is likely to be presented to a plenary meeting of Macau’s Legislative Assembly for a second and final reading in May, said legislator Chan Chak Mo. Mr Chan chairs the assembly committee anal
GGRAsia (mo)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:19
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[California] El Cajon Resident Wins $21,960 Jackpot at Sycuan Casino

Non-smokers will also enjoy over 800 slots and table games in the comfort of San Diego's first and largest fully-enclosed non-smoking room, complete with a separate entrance and Paipa's Surf & Turf buffet. The GameDay Sports Bar & Grill has 39 wide-screen
PR Newswire
added Mar 16, 2017 18:28
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[West Virginia] Health department reconsidering smoking ban exemptions

“When it was finally approved last year it included two exemptions and so the board is going to go back and review to see if they need to remove the exemptions and make the county completely smoke free,” said Howard Gamble, administrator of the Wheeling-
WTOV TV9 (Steubenville, OH)
added Mar 16, 2017 12:59
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] AL COMMITTEE AGREES WITH CASINO SMOKING LOUNGES

The Second Standing Committee of the Legislative Assembly (AL) held its 10th meeting to discuss amendments regarding the Law on Prevention and Control of Tobacco Smoke yesterday. The majority of the committee (eight in favour and two against) agrees with
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Mar 15, 2017 23:51
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