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[India] Smoke prohibition at work leads to smokefree homes

Adults in India are more likely to abstain from smoking at home if they are prohibited from smoking at work, a new study has found. According to data from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey India, 2009/2010, 64 percent of adults who work in smokefree envi
Times of India
added Mar 26, 2013 14:07

[California] Is It Time to Ban Smoking in Marin's Apartments and Condos?

A state Assembly bill from former San Rafael City Councilman Marc Levine proposes to do exactly that.
added Mar 25, 2013 16:32

[California] Marin Assemblyman Levine draws attention with bill cracking down on smoking in multi-family housing

LEGISLATION THAT would ban smoking in California apartment, condominium and townhouse complexes has garnered freshman Assemblyman Marc Levine plenty of attention, most positive; but not all.
Marin (CA) Independent Journal
added Mar 24, 2013 15:45

[North Carolina] Asheville Terrace plans to go smoke free

Asheville Terrace Apartments, which offers subsidized housing for older adults, plans to ban smoking inside apartments. "We felt very strongly that really it's long overdue for the health of everybody who occupies the dwelling," said Lawrence Gilliam, pr
Asheville (NC) Citizen-Times
added Mar 11, 2013 02:10

[California] Update to the Guide to Berkeley’s Rent Stabilization Program January 2012

NOTE: State law allowing changes in smoking policy largely inapplicable in Berkeley. A new state law, Civil Code section 1947.5, allows landlords to ban smoking in residential dwellings, even if previously allowed. However, this law does not preempt loc
City of Berkeley
added Mar 5, 2013 10:50

Palliative Care versus Harmful Exposure: Secondhand Medical Marijuana Smoke in Multi-Unit Housing

Date and time: Tuesday, April 2, 2013 12:00 pm ... This webinar will review the interplay between medical marijuana laws and policies addressing secondhand smoke. The discussion will cover both private, market-rate properties and federally subsidized pu
Cisco Webex
added Mar 5, 2013 10:39

[Wisconsin] Grant promotes fresh foods, active lifestyle, smoke-free housing

Manitowoc County received one of six Transformation Grants from the Transform Wisconsin Fund to address tobacco-free, food system and active community initiatives. Another two-dozen counties received smaller Impact Grants to address one of those areas. Th
Manitowoc (WI) Herald Times Reporter
added Feb 3, 2013 12:37

How To Live With A Smoker Without Smelling Like One

So there you have it. Just because you live with a smoker doesn’t mean you have to live with his or her stench. You’re just a few bucks and some elbow grease away from fresh air forever. Or, you know, just get ‘em to quit.
added Jan 29, 2013 13:25

[Washington] Mercer Island landlord tries to ban pot in apartment building

A Mercer Island landlord is trying to ban marijuana in a tony apartment building, raising questions about what's allowed under Washington's medical-marijuana law and new legal-pot law.
Seattle (WA) Times
added Jan 14, 2013 11:09

[Vermont] Smokeless public housing could be trend

Buildings owned by the Housing Trust of Rutland County have gone smoke-free, and the Rutland Area Prevention Coalition is talking to private landlords about enacting similar measures.
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Jan 11, 2013 08:35
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