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[Texas] City decides where you can smoke

SAN BENITO — Smokers won’t be allowed to light up in the city’s bars and pool halls — but they won’t be far away. Last night, city commissioners approved an ordinance restricting cigarette smoking in buildings such as businesses and restaurants. Mayor Be
Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, TX)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:31
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[Texas] Robinson: Council toughens smoking ordinance

Councilmembers in Robinson at a recent meeting toughened the city's ban on smoking at certain venues, including some outdoors....The new ordinance bans smoking in restaurants and bars and all buildings owned by the city, plus it expands the ban outside to
KWTX-TV News 10 KWTX-DT Channel 53 (Waco, Texas)
added Aug 15, 2017 17:09
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[California] Fairfield eyes limits to outdoor smoking next to downtown businesses

Smoking in designated outdoor areas of downtown businesses would be prohibited if City Council members go along Tuesday with a staff recommendation. “Patrons are less likely to enjoy an outdoor dining experience if they perceive that the outdoor space is
Fairfield (CA) Daily Republic
added Aug 13, 2017 01:37
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[Louisiana] EBR Metro Council approves proposed ban of smoking from bars, casinos

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - An ordinance to ban smoking from bars and casinos in the parish was approved by the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council Wednesday, August 9, 2017.
WAFB Channel 9 (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Aug 10, 2017 16:04
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Russian Heath Ministry to ban vaping and hookah smoking

"The general idea of the bill, which is being developed in the ministry, is that the use of vaping should be regulated the same way as the use of conventional cigarettes. Today, a great deal of adolescents use both hookahs and vaping devices, and all this
Pravda Online
added Aug 9, 2017 23:59
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[South Carolina] City reverses course on smoking ban: passes first reading ($$)

On second thought, Gaffney City Councilman Harold Littlejohn now realizes the dangers of secondhand smoke. Four months after voting against a smoking ban, Littlejohn on Monday joined council members Charles Montgomery and Bernard Smith and Gaffney Mayor
Gaffney (SC) Ledger
added Aug 9, 2017 15:16
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[Louisiana] Council member seeks to amend East Baton Rouge smoking ban before vote

A member of the East Baton Rouge Metro Council is backing a push to retool an anti-smoking ordinance before it is taken to a vote Wednesday. The proposal aims to ban smoking in all public places across the parish, including businesses like casinos and ba
WBRZ-TV (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:01
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[Louisiana] Metro councilman proposes smoking ban amendments he thinks will lead to its passage on Wednesday

District 11 council member Matt Watson said if the council turns over enforcement to police instead of firefighters, more clearly lays out their expectations and gives bar owners until next June to get ready, he can get a majority vote. From the beginnin
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Aug 8, 2017 00:47
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[Australia] LAKE: New smoking bans are riddled with loopholes

To appease the powerful Australian Hotels Association, the government compromised in its drafting of the new laws to allow smoking to continue in outdoor drinking areas. This has created a loophole for traders to exploit in popular dining strips througho
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 7, 2017 19:50
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[Indiana] Goshen may consider comprehensive smoking ban

A city council member is considering a comprehensive smoking ban that could cover all bars and include e-cigarettes as well as tobacco. Councilwoman Julia Gautsche introduced the idea Tuesday, saying she thought enough time had passed since the city's l
Elkhart (IN) Truth
added Aug 5, 2017 14:36
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