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[Florida] Am I grandfathered in from new rental restrictions?

when they smoke on their lanai, I can't use my lanai. I have had cancer twice and I do not want to be exposed to secondhand smoke...You may have the legal right to address the smoking issue if you can prove it is a “nuisance.”
Naples (FL) Daily News
added Dec 17, 2016 15:52

[Michigan] Bills let landlords ban medical pot smoking, growing

Michigan landlords have a contractual right to prohibit tenants from growing or smoking medical marijuana in their buildings, according to legislation heading to the desk of Gov. Rick Snyder. The proposal, which
Detroit (MI) News
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47

House ‘Freedom Caucus’ Asks Trump To Undo 232 Rules On Net Neutrality, Tobacco, Nursing Homes & Ceiling Fans

wants cigarettes and other tobacco products removed from under the regulatory thumb of the Food and Drug Administration... The caucus also seeks to prevent the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development from banning smoking inside of all public housing.
The Consumerist (blog)
added Dec 16, 2016 16:44

[Illinois] Local housing authorities tasked with enforcing smoking ban

learned last week they have a daunting task ahead of them — ensuring their buildings and perimeters are smoke-free in little more than 18 months’ time. “It’s going to be a challenge for us to enforce it,” said Greg Denton, executive director of the Alton
Illinois River Bend Telegraph
added Dec 15, 2016 11:10

[California] People who live in public housing would be banned from smoking and vaping in their homes under new bill

“This is a great step forward in protecting families by significantly reducing exposure to second-hand smoke and this bill codifies federal regulations,” Wood said. “In AB 62, we are taking it a step further by including the use of e-cigarettes to be con
Los Angeles Times
added Dec 15, 2016 05:00

[Indiana] Public housing gets mandate to go smoke free

“The nation is pretty much going smoke free everywhere, so it’s just another thing to follow suit.” In Anderson, the public housing that will be affected is Westvale Manor and Linwood Village, Weatherly said.
Anderson (IN) Herald Bulletin
added Dec 13, 2016 16:05
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[New Jersey] Senior housing smoking ban may not happen here

many buildings owned by the Housing Authority of Bergen County will be exempt because the units are being converted to Section 8, project-based voucher rentals in January. As a result, the smoking ban will not affect residents of the 503 units the authori
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Dec 10, 2016 13:54

[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Our view: Smoking ban clears air, saves money

Numbers provided by the government make a sound, convincing case for the ban, especially when the interests of taxpayers are factored in.
Erie (PA) Times-News
added Dec 9, 2016 21:38

[Massachusetts] VIDEO: HealthWatch: Second-Hand Marijuana Smoke Warning

Researchers just published the first study to show that when kids are around marijuana users, not only do they inhale harmful smoke but their bodies also take up the psychoactive chemicals that produce the “high” from marijuana. This is a good reminder t
added Dec 9, 2016 03:30

[New York] MARCANO/TORRES: Is It Fair to Ban Public Housing Tenants From Smoking?

Overcoming My Misgivings, I Saw That It Would Save Lives / Smoking Is Awful, but So Is Invading People’s Privacy
New York Times
added Dec 8, 2016 21:05
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