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[Australia] Smoking ban comes into force in SA

stopping people from lighting up in alfresco dining venues. The ban from Friday applies to outdoor dining areas at all pubs, clubs, cafes, restaurants and fast-food outlets. The Heart Foundation says it will help cut the rate of heart disease.
ninemsn (au)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:47

Maine drive-in theaters told they can’t allow patrons to smoke in cars

drive-in owners were notified that the office “has received various compliance concerns” about drive-ins not complying with the state’s 2009 law banning smoking at commercial outdoor eating areas...the Attorney General’s Office, said the letter was prompt
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jun 12, 2016 15:18

[Canada] Smoking bans on patios: the picture across the country

Quebec smokers will no longer be able to indulge on bar and restaurant patios as of Thursday. A look at rhe situation in other Canadian jurisdictions: Newfoundland and Labrador: Smoking is prohibited on bar and restaurant patios.
Canadian Press
added May 27, 2016 19:00

[Ireland] Even tougher anti-smoking laws could be on the way

Health Minister Simon Harris has said he is committed to tougher anti-smoking laws as Finian McGrath came under fire for his remarks on the workplace smoking ban.
Irish Independent (ie)
added May 17, 2016 14:14

Shock as Junior Irish Health Minister calls for smoking in pubs and restaurants

In a head-scratching move Ireland’s Junior Minister for Health, Finian McGrath, who serves in the cabinet, has called for smoking to be allowed in designated areas in pubs and restaurants because smokers are hopelessly addicted. “We smokers have an addi
IrishCentral LLC (New York, NY)
added May 16, 2016 19:35

[Netherlands] New Study Says Restaurant Smoking Bans Had a Major Impact on Infant Health

In 2004 and 2008, the Netherlands passed legislation that kicked smoking out of workplaces and restaurants, respectively. A new paper published in Scientific Reports alleges that after the restaurant smoking ban, pre- and post-birth problems such as stil
added Apr 25, 2016 21:57

[New Hampshire] E-cigarette explodes in Keene restaurant

Diners at a downtown Keene restaurant Easter Sunday got a scare when an e-cigarette exploded. "We thought a bomb went off ... that's how loud it was," said Timoleon's Restaurant owner Timoleon "Lindy" Chakalos. About 1 p.m., a Timoleon's customer sittin
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Mar 29, 2016 23:18

[Indiana] Hearing on smoking ban set for March 29

The simple task of setting a hearing date on a proposed smoking ban proved contentious Monday, perhaps foreshadowing the debate to come. The hearing had been set for March 28, Dyngus Day. But out of consideration for bar and tavern owners, Common Council
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 15, 2016 22:51

Alaskans speak up about bill to smother smoking

The Alaska Senate is again considering a bill to prohibit smoking in bars, restaurants and public places across Alaska. Senate Bill 1 was the first piece of legislation proposed in the Senate last year, but it was sidelined by the need to address the st
Juneau (AK) Empire
added Mar 15, 2016 12:27

[Missouri] Man dies during smoke break in St. Louis

A man has died after a cardiac incident during a smoke break at a St. Louis restaurant Tuesday. Captain Gregg Favre of the St. Louis Fire Department said a dishwasher at Carmine's Steakhouse was smoking in a bathroom just after 4 p.m. when he ignited him
Lebanon (MO) Daily Record
added Mar 9, 2016 18:08
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