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[Netherlands] Smoking is back on the political agenda, as MPs back total cafe ban

opposition party ChristenUnie plans to make a new effort to have smoking banned in all cafes and bars. The Netherlands banned smoking in cafes, bars and clubs in 2008, but since then small bars have been made exempt from the rules. And according to healt
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jan 27, 2013 23:11
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[Netherlands] More cafes observe smoking ban, but it's still far from total

Some 57% of the Netherlands' bars and cafes now keep to the ban on smoking, compared with 51% in the spring, according to health ministry inspectors. Some 61% of discos and 88% of cafes which serve food are now smoke free, the inspectors said.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Dec 20, 2012 15:07
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[Netherlands] More cafes observe smoking ban, but it's still far from total

Some 57% of the Netherlands' bars and cafes now keep to the ban on smoking, compared with 51% in the spring, according to health ministry inspectors.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Dec 24, 2012 10:48
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[Netherlands] House Majority Wants to Hit Smokers Harder

The Lower House wants a more stringent approach to smoking. Public Health State Secretary Martin van Rijn should do more than just raise the legal age for buying tobaccco, according to a House majority.
NIS News (Netherlands Info Services) (nl)
added Dec 4, 2012 03:21
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[Netherlands] Minister confirms 18 age limit for buying tobacco products

Junior health minister Martin van Rijn confirmed on Friday he plans to introduce legislation to increase the legal age to buy tobacco from 16 to 18.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:10
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The Netherlands may increase legal age to buy cigarettes to 18

The legal age for buying cigarettes in the Netherlands is ‘very likely’ to be increased to 18, the Telegraaf reports on Wednesday.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 22, 2012 12:38
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[Europe, Netherlands] Health minister opposes tougher tobacco rules, says RTL news

European plans to put 'gruesome' photographs on cigarette packets and ban vending machines are opposed by Dutch health minister Edith Schippers, RTL news reports on Monday.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Nov 5, 2012 11:13
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[Europe, Netherlands] Health minister opposes tougher tobacco rules, says RTL news

European plans to put 'gruesome' photographs on cigarette packets and ban vending machines are opposed by Dutch health minister Edith Schippers, RTL news reports on Monday.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 5, 2012 10:29
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More smokers in the Netherlands

The number of smokers in the Netherlands will have risen to 26.2% of the adult population by the end of this year, anti-smoking lobby Stivoro says on its website.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 5, 2012 04:25
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[Netherlands] Fetal Smoke Exposure and Risks of Wheezing During Early Childhood

Question: Among children whose parents smoked during pregnancy, does the duration and timing of parental smoking affect the risks of wheezing in early childhood?
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Nov 1, 2012 18:36
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