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[Massachusetts] Smokey Joe's Cigar Lounge, residents clash over smoking permit in downtown Springfield

located on the ground floor of the McIntosh Condominiums on Chestnut Street, has local and state permits to allow smoking by its members and guests, but the condominium association is opposed to renewal, saying they are harmed by second-hand smoke.
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Aug 10, 2016 18:32
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[Canada] Guelph-area health unit recommends smoke-free public housing

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is recommending a policy that bans smoking in social housing. In a report entitled "Second-hand Tobacco Smoke in Multi-Unit Dwelling of Social Housing," medical officer of health and chief executive Nicola Mercer
Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Dec 1, 2015 18:36
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[California] PD Editorial: Banning multi-family smoking

Smoke, like noise, knows no walls, which is why the city of Santa Rosa is on the right track... We sympathize to some degree with those who, as a result of this change, will be unable to smoke inside their own living areas. But we have greater sympathy
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Mar 31, 2015 12:32
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GOLDSTEIN: Is Exposure to Secondhand Smoke Child Abuse? Yes

As our understanding of the harms of secondhand smoke increases, so does our responsibility to advocate for those involuntarily placed in harm’s way. Today, parents who willfully and continually expose their children to secondhand smoke are committing ch
Annals of Family Medicine
added Mar 10, 2015 13:40
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[Canada] DSB moves towards smoke free rental units

Director of Integrated Social Services Donna Moroso delivered a report reviewing the issues in moving toward a smoke free social housing policy to the Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board (DSB).
Manitoulin Expositor (ca)
added Jan 30, 2014 14:47
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[Finland] New legislative crackdown on balcony smoking

A new health protection law could see the end of smoking on apartment balconies, if it damages neighbours’ health. The scent of smoke could be enough to prove an effect on health.
YLE24 (fi)
added Oct 30, 2013 15:44
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[California] Bill Text: CA AB746: Bill Title: Smoking: prohibition in multifamily dwellings.

May be heard in committee March 24.
LegiScan
added Feb 28, 2013 10:36
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[Australia] Law could stub out smoking on apartment balconies

LIGHTING up a cigarette on your apartment balcony will be a thing of the past if smoking bylaws are enforced by body corporate committees across Queensland. The dangers of passive smoking prompted regulations to prohibit smokers from smoking in the workp
Sunshine Coast Daily (au)
added Jan 27, 2013 23:08
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[California] San Rafael Passes Country's Toughest Smoking Ban

You can't light up in downtown San Rafael unless you are walking with purpose.
NBC Bay Area
added Oct 17, 2012 02:34
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[California] Secondhand Smoke Fact Sheet (PDF)

In response to community concerns, the City of San Rafael is considering several amendments to the current municipal code to strengthen policies and protect residents against the public health effects of secondhand smoke exposure. This fact sheet outlines
City of San Rafael (CA)
added Oct 17, 2012 02:30
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