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[Canada] Ottawa Community Housing to ban smoking in May

The OCH board of directors approved the plan to mark World No Tobacco Day on May 31, 2014 by moving to a no-smoking policy for the majority of people. Only current tenants will be allowed to continue smoking until they choose to move out of their curren
CBC News (ca)
added Dec 13, 2013 15:24

[Michigan] Five more things to know about Muskegon County's smoking ban proposal

Board of Commissioners are expected Tuesday to affirm its endorsement of an ordinance amendment that will prohibit tobacco and electronic cigarette use on county- owned and single tenant leased property.
Muskegon (MI) Chronicle
added Nov 27, 2013 00:00

[California] Barnidge: Where there's smoke, there's trouble for Walnut Creek Council

Councilman Justin Wedel, the dissenter in a 4-1 pro-ordinance vote, said he planned to bring an initiative before the electorate to overturn the new law. Individuals and interest groups are forever introducing ballot-box legislation in California, the mo
Contra Costa (CA) Times
added Nov 22, 2013 19:40

[California] Bruce Ross' blog: Berkeley would ban smoking in homes, exempt pot

expand smoking bans to include single-family homes with children, seniors or lodgers. The ban would exempt e-cigarettes and in true Berkeley fashion, the use of marijuana.
Redding (CA) Record-Searchlight
added Nov 19, 2013 15:46

[California] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban Berkeley's latest Nanny State idea

"That's a good question," Arreguin replied to Chronicle reporter Carolyn Jones when asked where it would still be legal to smoke in Berkeley under his proposal. Another good question: How on Earth could the city hope to enforce such a law?
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Nov 16, 2013 00:51

[North Carolina] Public housing units go smoke free Jan. 1

Seven Robeson County public housing complexes will go smoke-free next year, according to Partnership Property Management of Greensboro, the company that manages the apartments.
Lumberton (NC) Robesonian
added Nov 15, 2013 16:54

[Florida] Q&A: Condo smoker, Columbus and tobacco

"Many times a smoker will not realize that his or her smoke is affecting other homeowners. Communicating in writing many times will correct the problem. I've also seen older buildings that have exhaust fans that need cleaning and or repair that may help t
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Nov 15, 2013 16:36

[California] Berkeley smoking ban proposed for single-family homes

Councilman Jesse Arreguin says his fellow council members should consider expanding the proposed ban to include single-family homes where children, seniors or lodgers are present. Cigarette smoking is already prohibited in Berkeley's commercial districts
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Nov 15, 2013 01:37

[Australia] Residents who smoke on balconies risk fines under strata bylaw changes

Tenants who ignore complaints about smoking on apartment balconies could face fines under proposed changes to strata laws, the state government says. New smoking-specific bylaws have been proposed by NSW Fair Trading Minister Anthony Roberts as a way t
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Nov 5, 2013 18:26

[Illinois] Franklin County housing to go smoke-free

The Franklin County Housing Authority board recently approved a policy that will, over time, turn its housing units smoke-free. The initiative is still in its early stages and will only affect future tenants in certain facilities for now.
The Southern Illinoisan
added Oct 31, 2013 13:28
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