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Smoke-Free Multifamily Housing / New! HUD's Action Plan to Create Smoke-free Multifamily Housing

The purpose of this Action Guide is to encourage PHAs and owners/agents of subsidized or market rate multifamily housing to adopt smoke-free policies. The guide also includes insights from some of the early implementers, referred to as smoke-free pioneer
US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
added Jan 25, 2015 00:36
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[UK] Government backs standardised packaging of tobacco

After carefully considering the evidence for standardised packaging, and other relevant information, Public Health Minister Jane Ellison confirmed today (21 January) that the Government backs the public health case for introducing the policy. Ministers i
GOV.UK
added Jan 21, 2015 17:36
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STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ON NATIONAL NON-SMOKING WEEK

during this year’s National Non-Smoking Week, we are renewing our commitment to propose amendments to the Tobacco Act to restrict further the use of additives, including flavouring additives, that are used to market cigars that appeal to youth. “Due to a
Prime Minister of Canada (ca)
added Jan 19, 2015 10:09
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Attorney General Settles With Vermont Tobacco Dealer

Fired-Up Tobacco, Inc. failed to file required reports, failed to maintain records, failed to report the sale of certain tobacco products, and illegally sold their own store-brand of roll-your-own tobacco.
Vermont Office of the Attorney General
added Jan 18, 2015 17:55
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[Michigan] SNYDER VETO LETTER (PDF)

Michigan should not enact new state law that is not consistent with a legally-mandated approach proposed by the U.S. FDA...House Bill 4997 and Senate Bills 667 and 668 do not ensure that e-cigarettes are regulated in the interest of public health. Enac
Office of the Governor Michigan
added Jan 17, 2015 06:35
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[Michigan] Gov. Rick Snyder vetoes bills relating to ‘e-cigarettes,' measures do not go far enough, threaten public health

House Bill 4997, Senate Bills 667 and 668 ...would have excluded alternative nicotine products including e-cigarettes from the definition of tobacco products and prohibit them from being regulated as tobacco products under Michigan law.
Office of the Governor Michigan
added Jan 17, 2015 06:32
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[UK] Statistics on NHS Stop Smoking Services in England April 2014 to September 2014 (PDF)

. 207,883 people set a quit date through NHS Stop Smoking Services and at the 4 week follow-up 103,899 people had successfully quit (self-reported)b, 50 per cent of those setting a quit date. . 70 per cent of successful quitters (self-reported)b had t
GOV.UK
added Jan 16, 2015 17:36
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[UK] The NHS Five Year Forward View

The Five Year Forward View starts the move towards a different NHS, recognising the challenges and outlining potential solutions to the big questions facing health and care services in England. It defines the framework for further detailed planning about
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jan 12, 2015 09:12
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[UK] The role of smoking in the progressive decline of the body’s major systems (PDF)

The author was commissioned to review the evidence on the role of smoking in the progressive decline of the body’s major systems including the respiratory, cardiovascular and musculoskeletal systems, cognitive function, oral health and vision. A brief
GOV.UK
added Jan 5, 2015 15:42
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[UK] Smoking: progressive decline of the body’s major systems

Public Health England commissioned review on the impact of smoking on musculoskeletal system, cognitive function, oral health and vision. ... The role of smoking in the progressive decline of the body’s major systems
GOV.UK
added Jan 5, 2015 15:39
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