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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
[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
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
Representatives of the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) called a press conference today to support the adoption of the Tobacco-Control Law in Georgia. UN representatives stressed that the draft legislation
May 2, 2017 Agenda.ge (ge)
added May 5, 2017 18:14
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
[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
After hours of debate, council members on Tuesday night decided to approve a new smoking ban but with one exception. Council members voted to create a “carve out” for Bingo parlors, which can continue to have smoking on the grounds. The Knights of Col
Apr 11, 2017 CBS Dallas/Fort Worth (KTVT - CBS 11)
added Apr 14, 2017 23:04
“a vast body of empirical evidence” shows that employees are compensated by their employers with “risk/unpleasantry premiums” that mitigate any “inefficiencies and injustices” of smoke exposure. In other words, a waitress in a bar that allows smoking wi
Apr 13, 2017 Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Apr 14, 2017 00:35