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[UK] Council tenants ‘must stop smoking’

Smoking should be banned in new council houses to protect children, a public health chief has said. Tenants would be required to sign an agreement not to smoke in new local authority or housing association homes. Smoking in cars carrying children has b
Times Of London (uk)
added May 7, 2017 19:40

[Georgia (Country)] UN supports comprehensive tobacco-control legislation in Georgia

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 (ge)
added May 5, 2017 18:14
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[Africa, Nigeria] Activist accuses tobacco industry of ‘aggressive attempt’ to derail anti-smoking law

Oluwafemi said the industry had been coercing government officials to advocate on their behalf, interfering in policy making through trade committees and third parties, and aggressively lobbying and bribing policy makers. “As we speak today, there is an a
Premium Times (ng)
added May 5, 2017 18:10


New figures show an increase in the number of smokers despite efforts by the French government to stamp out smoking.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added May 5, 2017 16:46

[Asia] Awareness about anti-smoking related laws and legislation among general population in slums of Delhi, India

The study depicts opinion of one of the susceptible populations regarding tobacco control legislation, which has hitherto not been studied in the Indian context. This study has an important implication as it highlights the need for stringent enforcement
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 5, 2017 16:41

Retailers Gauge Tobacco Products, Promotions

Convenience retailers focused on the tobacco category can hear the latest news regarding taxes and regulation from the federal to local levels by joining a CSP-hosted webinar... Despite the upbeat signals that the Trump administration is sending the busin
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 5, 2017 16:33

Tackling Tobacco: April 2017 Legislative & Regulatory Roundup

Tobacco legislation and regulation is constantly under review at the local, state and federal levels. In this monthly roundup, Convenience Store News highlights the latest proposals and approved changes happening across the United States.
Convenience Store News
added May 5, 2017 16:05

House ACA Replacement will Cripple the Nation's Health, Trust for America's Health Statement

[CDC] will lose 12 percent of its budget, of which a significant portion—$625 million a year—goes directly to state and local health departments....Every day, the CDC and local public health departments are on the front lines in preventing disease outbrea
PR Newswire
added May 5, 2017 12:39

Big tobacco in 2017: Full steam ahead

Unmentioned was the fact that Cole ended the 2016 cycle at No. 10 among the tobacco industry‘s top recipients of campaign contributions, having raked in more than $33,000. Bishop received about half that, $16,000. Big tobacco’s favorite candidate of 2016 (Center for Responsive Politics)
added May 5, 2017 04:22

House Health Care Bill Harms Efforts to Reduce Smoking, Prevent Cancer and Other Costly Diseases

The bill eliminates the Prevention and Public Health Fund, which has supported critical initiatives to reduce tobacco use and prevent leading killers such as cancer and heart disease. It would also result in millions of Americans losing their health care
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 5, 2017 01:44
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