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[New York] Albany Housing Authority bans smoking in all units

The new policy covers all 2,200 units. Smokers will have to be 25 feet away from the property to have a cigarette, said Steve Longo, the Housing Authority's executive director. He said the measure is being taken to protect the health of residents who do
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Aug 12, 2015 09:54
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[UK] Campaign to stop people smoking in their cars and homes to launch later this month

Residents are being encouraged to protect their children and pets from secondhand smoke by making their homes and cars smoke free. The Smokefree Homes and Cars campaign, which launches on August 26, encourages everyone to sign the pledge to make thei
Wisbech Standard (uk)
added Aug 11, 2015 18:49
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[Norway] Smoking bans spread to balconies

A new condominium project in the Oslo suburb of Bærum will ban smoking on balconies and in the garden terraces of those with units on the ground floor. Developers claim the smoke would otherwise bother neighbours. “We have developed housing projects in t
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Aug 11, 2015 11:49
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[New York] Geneva Housing Authority board approves smoking ban

Effective April 1, smoking will be prohibited in the 228 housing units managed by the Geneva Housing Authority. The smoking ban is included in the 2015-16 agency plan approved July 28 by the authority’s Board of Commissioners.
Finger Lakes (NY) Times
added Aug 10, 2015 19:34
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[Colorado] Boulder County Housing Authority expands smoking ban to cover pot, e-cigarettes and vaping

Effective Aug. 17, tenants of Boulder County Housing Authority properties will no longer be able to use electronic cigarettes or vapor-smoking devices inside any of the county's 611 rental units or on most of the grounds outside those units. On Thursday
Longmont (CO) Daily Times-Call
added Aug 6, 2015 20:14
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[France] Postnatal Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure Related to Behavioral Problems in Children [FREE FULL TEXT]

We observed that ETS postnatal exposure, alone or in association with prenatal exposure, increased the risk of emotional and conduct problems in children. Although additional investigation is required, these findings provide further support for anti-smok
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:54
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[Pennsylvania] Smoking Ban in Effect at All Philadelphia Public Housing

The ban starting Tuesday applies inside homes and on public-housing property except in designated outdoor areas. It affects about 80,000 residents in the nation's fourth-largest public housing system.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 5, 2015 14:29
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[Mississippi] Some push for greater smoking restrictions

Some feel more needs to be done. In 2012, smoking was banned in all six of Meridian's public housing units, Meridian Housing Authority Executive Director Ron Turner said. "It's been quite successful," Turner said. "The selling point for u
Meridian (MS) Star
added Aug 3, 2015 02:39
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[New York] Smokers irate as Canton Housing Authority moves to ban smoking in subsidized apartments

Residents of 217 units in the two Riverside Drive high-rises and at the Law Lane housing complex will soon be prohibited from smoking in their apartment or just outside the building. Many smokers in the Canton Housing Authority’s high-rise apartments are
North Country (NY) This Week
added Aug 3, 2015 02:36
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[UK] Authorities fear illicit tobacco trade is moving from Gloucester shops to 'tab houses' on estates

Fears have been raised that the war on illicit tobacco could soon take a sinister new twist after £20,000-worth of the stuff was found in a home in the Forest of Dean. The surprise discovery in Coleford means the trade could be moving from corner shops
Gloucester Citizen (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:30
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