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[Washington] KCHA bans smoking in public housing ($$)

The King County Housing Authority starting Saturday will prohibit smoking in all its 3,366 public housing units.
Journal Of Commerce
added Nov 30, 2012 09:18

MaineHousing units to go smoke-free

The Maine State Housing Authority is imposing a new smoke-free policy in all future units, making Maine the first state to require protection of tenants from secondhand smoke in new units
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 4, 2012 01:07

[Wisconsin] Apartment renters must obey no-smoking rules of landlords ($$)

Kenosha (WI) News
added Nov 1, 2012 17:37

[Georgia] Albany Housing Authority snuffs smokers

The policy will restrict residents from smoking inside their homes, with proper smoking areas set up outside. Executive Director Dan McCarthy says these new regulations will be beneficial for the Housing Authority and the health of its residents.
WFXL Fox 31 (Albany, GA)
added Oct 24, 2012 17:34

[California] DENNEY: Tell Your Rent Board This Friday You Need to Breathe Clean Air

Tired of breathing your neighbor’s secondhand smoke? Come to the Ad Hoc Committee on Smokefree Housing on Friday, October 19, 1:00 pm (2001 Center Street, Law Library, 2nd Floor) and tell the Rent Board.
Berkeley (CA) Daily Planet
added Oct 18, 2012 15:24

San Rafael Smoking Ban: California City Bars Smoking In Duplexes, Condominiums And Other Multi-Family Homes

A San Francisco suburb on Monday banned smoking in duplexes, condominiums and other multi-family homes, with city leaders saying they hoped to lead a wave of such regulations across California and ultimately the country.
added Oct 16, 2012 07:35

[Florida] Manatee's $30,000 grant designed to convert properties to "smoke-free"

A $30,000 grant has been awarded to the Manatee County Health Department to promote smoke-free policies in multiunit apartments, condos and dormitories.
Bradenton (FL) Herald
added Oct 3, 2012 07:24

[New York] Smokefree Housing Options in NYC Need to Expand

The American Lung Association is committed to remedying this situation and bringing more options to those who both need and desire to live in a smokefree environment. Our website (, in addition to offering downloadable i
Huffington Post (blog)
added Sep 28, 2012 23:28

An inexpensive particle monitor for smoker behaviour modification in homes -- Semple et al.

The Dylos DC1700 can provide real-time data that may be converted to an estimate of SHS levels in smoky environments. Given the low cost, low noise and simplicity of use, this device is likely to be a useful tool for interventions to provide feedback of S
Tobacco Control
added Sep 27, 2012 08:13

[Spain] Second-hand smoke exposure and psychological distress in adolescents. A population-based study

In non-smoking adolescents, duration of exposure to SHS in the home had a positive dose-response relationship with the frequency of psychological distress. However SHS exposure outside the home did not show an association with mental health.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 24, 2012 14:01
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