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The city council on May 16 officially approved a prohibition on using tobacco and other smoking products in city parks, trails and open spaces. Set to take effect 30 days after its approval, residents and park visitors will have a six month grace period b
Jun 5, 2017 Patch.org
added Jun 7, 2017 02:23
IPPA’s Executive Director, Mr Thompson Ayodele, who made the call in a statement in Abuja, said Nigeria had made substantial progress with the enactment and passage of National Tobacco Control Act (NTCA, 2015). He said “This Act is a customised version o
Jun 5, 2017 Pulse.ng (ng)
added Jun 5, 2017 16:51
Thompson Ayodele, executive director of Initiative for Public Policy Analysis, a non-governmental organisation, has urged the federal government to implement laws on tobacco control instead of leaving the task to the private sector.
Jun 5, 2017 The Cable Newspaper (ng)
added Jun 5, 2017 16:50
between the change in the presidency and the subsequent confirmation of Gottlieb, the May 2016 “deeming rule” was likely just vapor smoke and mirrors in the rapidly evolving world of e-cigarettes.
Jun 5, 2017 Law360
added Jun 5, 2017 16:25
LAST week Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah in a surprise announcement canceled an anti-smoking campaign that was to have taken place shortly...As innocent non-smoking people, we should not tolerate anyone smoking in public and we should pressurize
Jun 5, 2017 Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Jun 5, 2017 15:19
The Government is currently reviewing the Smoking Control Act of 1992 so as to enact a much stronger Tobacco Control law which shall be compliant with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Convention on Tobacco Control.
Jun 5, 2017 Weekend Post (bw)
added Jun 5, 2017 15:16
Town council has voted unanimously to ban smoking from its five recreation facilities: Wall Park, Vestal Field Complex and Trail, Devlin Park, Lorraine G. Rogers Soccer Field and the Vincentian Recreation Complex.
Jun 5, 2017 Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Jun 5, 2017 14:45
An ongoing clash between the health ministry and the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) has extinguished hopes a bill to strengthen anti-secondhand smoke measures will be passed during the current Diet session as planned, government and opposition sou
Jun 3, 2017 Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Jun 3, 2017 11:36
In a letter to the council, Elorza says that while the ban is ostensibly about smoking, the true target is the homeless community. He says the ordinance would criminalize poverty, be a waste of police resources and be ineffective.
Jun 2, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 5, 2017 21:02
From 1 January next year smoking will be banned in and around places frequented by children, such as playschools, creches, recreational centers, play parks and holiday camps. The measure was passed on Thursday in Parliament.
Jun 2, 2017 Portugal News (pt)
added Jun 5, 2017 20:52