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[UK] Jersey health say no plans for cigarette pack change

Martin Knight, from Jersey Public Health, said more work was needed before it could come to Jersey. He said: "We don't have plans for plain packs but it is something we will consider in the future when we review our strategy.
BBC Online
added Mar 13, 2015 14:25
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[Jersey, UK] More protection from second hand smoke

Jersey’s Health Minister says she’ll take “positive action” to stop smoking in cars. Deputy Anne Pryke is responding to feedback from a consultation in 2013. She says she wants to protect children from second hand smoke. The Minister will bring forwar
ITV Channel Television
added Apr 24, 2014 10:38
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[Jersey] Secondhand smoke consultation (je)

Whether you are a smoker or a non-smoker, we want to hear your views on smoking in homes, cars and outside spaces. Your feedback will help us shape future action on this important issue.
States of Jersey (je)
added Aug 5, 2013 17:53
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[Jersey] Tobacco Strategy 2017-2022: Creating a generation of non-smokers (PDF)

The purpose of this policy document is to provide a direction for preventing the uptake of smoking in young people, protecting families and communities from tobacco related harm and supporting smokers to quit in order to reduce the Island’s smoking ra
States of Jersey (je)
added Dec 13, 2016 14:54
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[UK] Minister pushes for e-cigarette law change in Jersey

Jersey's Minister for Health and Social Services wants e-cigarettes banned for under 18s. It comes as the UK made the decision to stop youngsters using the vaporizers amid concerns over health risks. Senator Andrew Green says the devices could potential
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Oct 5, 2015 10:22
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[Jersey, UK] Drop in Stop Smoking Service uptake

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) said that it was "disappointing" that the number of smokers setting a "quit date" through these services dipped last year. The comments come after new figures from the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC)
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added Aug 20, 2014 09:14
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Regulator begins Jersey tobacco sale study

The way tobacco products are sold in Jersey is to be the subject of a study. Regulator CICRA announced the move following a request from the States' Economic Development Department.
BBC Online
added Mar 15, 2013 10:51
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[UK] Jersey budget proposes tobacco and alcohol duty hikes

Duties on cigarettes and spirits will rise by 10% from 1 January, if proposals by Jersey's Treasury and Resources are approved by the States.
BBC Online
added Oct 18, 2012 15:45
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[Jersey, UK] La Moye prison to become smoke-free by the end of the year

It's all part of the Minister for Home Affairs plan to help inmates quit smoking. It follows the release of a new consensus statement for Jersey in which top health professionals have signed up to about the use of e-cigarettes, which means e-cigarettes
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Mar 19, 2018 15:11
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[UK] Plain tobacco packaging law enforced in Jersey

Jersey's Health Minister has signed off an order for a new law to be drafted to enforce plain tobacco packaging....The intervention hopes to support a number of actions that aims to reduce smoking and tobacco related harm by reducing the promotion appeal
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 10, 2017 15:08
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