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[Spain] Spanish doctors propose smoking ban at bus stops

Murcia Today (es)
added Jun 28, 2017 14:48
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Tokyo vote becomes testing ground for national debates

From anti-smoking measures to waiving high school tuition, candidates in the closely watched race for the Tokyo assembly are bidding for the public's support on some of Japan's biggest policy debates.
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jun 28, 2017 13:34
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[UK] Alex calls out Government on Another Tobacco Control Plan Delay

Last week Alex used the parliamentary tool of submitting a written question to the Secretary of State for Health regarding the long-awaited tobacco control plan, and today received a response from a Health Minister simply saying that the Government are “
Alex Cunningham - Labour MP for Stockton North (uk)
added Jun 28, 2017 11:45
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[UK] Alex calls out Government on Another Tobacco Control Plan Delay

Last week Alex used the parliamentary tool of submitting a written question to the Secretary of State for Health regarding the long-awaited tobacco control plan, and today received a response from a Health Minister simply saying that the Government are “
Alex Cunningham - Labour MP for Stockton North (uk)
added Jun 28, 2017 11:45
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[Arkansas] Van Buren City Council ban tobacco use in parks

during its regular meeting Monday approved an ordinance prohibiting the smoking or use of any tobacco products, including all smokeless tobacco products, e-cigarettes, or vapor products in any city park. The city will post signs in conspicuous places in
Southwest (AR) Times Record
added Jun 27, 2017 14:45
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[Minnesota] To vape or not to vape

A proposed crackdown of vaping from electronic cigarettes drew widely different views at Monday's Alexandria City Council meeting. The council is considering whether to enact a local clean indoor air policy that would ban the use of e-cigarettes, e-ciga
Alexandria (MN) Echo Press
added Jun 27, 2017 14:44
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[Massachusetts] Beverly eyes new smoking regulations

Smokers visiting city parks may soon have to leave if they need a cigarette, and people under age 21 may no longer be able to buy tobacco products. The Board of Health will consider banning smoking in city parks and raising the legal age to buy tobacco d
Salem (MA) Evening News
added Jun 27, 2017 01:27
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[Asia, India] Policy makers to keep off tobacco industry

The state government has issued a notification prohibiting representatives of tobacco industry from accessing its officials engaged in making the policy framework and rules regarding the implementation of tobacco control laws in Bihar. Instead, they would
Times of India
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
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[Oregon] Commissioner Meieran sets July 13 public hearing on Tobacco 21

Commissioner Sharon Meieran called today for a public hearing on raising the legal age to purchase tobacco and vape products from 18 to 21. An emergency room physician, Dr. Meieran announced her intention at the regular June 22 Board of County Commission
Multnomah County
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
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Trump smokes tobacco industry

The Trump administration delayed implementation of the new FDA rules and says it will change them. Meanwhile, e-cigarette and smokeless tobacco companies are pushing for the ability to label their products as safer than smoking. Observers on both sides
YourErie.com
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
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