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[Illinois] 'We're not the no-smoking police'

University of Illinois campus went smoke-free Jan. 1, and that means no more smoking indoors or out on university property. ...But police won't have no-smoking patrols scouring tailgates for offenders. "We're not the no-smoking police," said UI Deputy Po
Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added Aug 30, 2014 19:41

[Colorado] Golden passes outdoor smoking, vaping ban

Golden City Council has unanimously approved an ordinance to limit tobacco smoking and use of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers in public spaces. "I think this is a very healthy step forward for Golden to protect our kids and our citizens and our visi
Denver (CO) Post
added Aug 29, 2014 19:48

VIDEO: Final public hearing held on Oregon beach smoking ban

The last of four public hearings on a proposed smoking ban for Oregon beaches was held Thursday in Salem. The state says the smoking ban on all 362 miles of the Oregon coastline was proposed in response to the number of cigarette butts left in the sand.
added Aug 29, 2014 13:33

[California] Burlingame expands smoking restrictions in public areas; e-cigarettes not included

A recently amended ordinance in Burlingame extends smoking restrictions to public areas including certain parks, certain trails and city-maintained parking facilities. A recently amended ordinance in Burlingame extends smoking restrictions to public area
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Aug 29, 2014 04:13
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Ocean City Town Council votes to restrict smoking on the beach, boardwalk in Maryland

Officials in Ocean City have voted to draft a new law that would restrict smoking to designated area on the beach and along the boardwalk.
WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added Aug 27, 2014 21:53

[Australia] Pubs busted on alleged flouting of outdoor smoking laws

MORE than a third of outdoor smoking areas in pubs and other venues serving alcohol have been caught flouting the law. The Liquor and Gaming branch has discovered many venues have modified outdoor smoking areas by partly enclosing them. While the hospi
Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Aug 24, 2014 12:46

Illinois may soon ban smoking in beer gardens, outdoor seating areas

ew rules proposed by the Illinois Department of Public Health. Puffing would be explicitly banned in beer gardens, patios and other outdoor seating areas in the next six to nine months if the new regulations are adopted, according to a description of the
Peoria (IL) Journal-Star
added Aug 23, 2014 11:42

LOVE: Smoking ban would undermine Oregonians' relationship with the beach: Guest opinion

this ban on our beaches is a bureaucratic overreach that borders on draconian. It's probably unenforceable, and it's completely unnecessary. It also undermines Oregon's unique legacy of people freely recreating on the state's publicly owned beaches.
The Oregonian
added Aug 22, 2014 06:43

[Illinois] Emanuel urged to ban smoking in city parks, apply cigarette tax to other tobacco products

“Chicago’s beaches and playlots are smoke-free, but the parks themselves are not,” Joel Africk, president and CEO of the Respiratory Health Association, told a City Hall news conference called to kick off Smoking Cessation Awareness Week. “New York City
Chicago Sun-Times
added Aug 21, 2014 13:25

[Oregon] Beach smoking restrictions hearings set

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department reminds people wishing to comment on proposed rules that would restrict smoking of tobacco products on the ocean shore recreation area will have a chance to make comments in person at four public hearings ... All hea
Daily Astorian (Astoria, OR)
added Aug 21, 2014 13:21
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