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[Canada] Elgin St. Thomas Public Health campaign kicks sand on smoking at the beach

About 40 Central Elgin Collegiate Institute students scoured Port Stanley's Main Beach Tuesday afternoon for cigarette butts to kick off Elgin St. Thomas Public Health's Butt Free Beach initiative. The anti-smoking event, a partnership with the Municipal
St. Thomas (Ont) Times-Journal (ca)
added Jun 1, 2016 20:06
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[Canada] Why your condo neighbours might not be allowed to smoke on their own balconies

But, in June of 2015 after seeking further legal advice, the Strata council issued a notice to owners stating smoking on balconies was prohibited because they met the definition of substantially enclosed areas, and were within three meters of doorways an
infonews.ca (ca)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:36
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[Massachusetts] Northampton health board approves new smoking restrictions

City smokers have until June 1 before new regulations take effect that will curb where they will be able to light up and restrict cigar and other tobacco sales. And, no, electronic cigarettes, or “e-cigs,” are not exempt.
Hampshire (MA) Gazette
added Mar 24, 2014 10:03
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[Australia] Tourism industry supports proposed extra restrictions

TOURISM operators have supported the State Government's proposal to introduce "smoke-free zones" on the Sunshine Coast. Under a plan being considered by Health Minister Lawrence Springborg, smoking would be banned in parks, tourism areas and pedestrian
Sunshine Coast Daily (au)
added Oct 30, 2013 00:44
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[Georgia] Commissioners To Talk About Smoking Ban Next Week

In Augusta, smoking is still allowed in bars, but city leaders are trying to change that "We want most public places to be smoke-free. And for the students who are working, some of them have places of employment where they do allow smoking inside, they
WJBF-TV ABC Channel 6 (Augusta, GA)
added Oct 26, 2013 03:24
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[Australia] Smoking bans at railway station to widen

Smokers will be banned from lighting up anywhere on Ballarat railway station platforms from early 2014 and similar laws could be rolled out to all bus stops next, the state government announced yesterday. Health Minister David Davis said changes to tran
Ballarat (Vic) Courier (au)
added Oct 14, 2013 15:08
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[New York] Kingston kicks butts: Smoking no longer allowed under Pike Plan canopies

city lawmakers and Mayor Shayne Gallo put into effect a law banning smoking beneath the Uptown Kingston sidewalk canopies known as the Pike Plan. Now, the city and the Ulster County Tobacco Free Coalition have paired to purchase signs and decals
Kingston (NY) Daily Freeman
added Sep 16, 2013 11:39
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[UK] Derby Shisha bar fined for smoking ban breach

If they smoke outside, under shelters, the structures must be "substantially open". But on a visit to Riverside Cafe on City Road on March 7, environmental officers found nine lit shisha pipes inside an enclosed smoking shelter.
This is Derbyshire (Derby Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 12:11
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[Ireland] LETTER: Ban on smoking at open-air events

I attended the fantastic Bruce Springsteen concerts at the RDS . . . On Wednesday my wife and I were positioned towards the front, wedged in tight next to a man who chain-smoked throughout the show and ignored our obvious discomfort and annoyance.
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 20, 2012 11:10
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Smoking bylaw needs to be reworked

It’s a shame and somewhat embarrassing that our political leaders – municipal and provincial – haven’t taken the lead with an all-out smoking ban.... Moose Jaw wouldn’t be the first community to enforce an outdoor public smoking ban, but here’s a case whe
Moose Jaw (SK) Times-Herald (ca)
added Aug 6, 2015 09:35
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