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[North Carolina] Smoking Ban Not Likely In Carolina Beach; Poll Shows Support

The Carolina Beach Town Council was informed earlier this week they do not have legal authority to ban smoking on the beach. The Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing on a proposed ban on August 14.
Island Gazette
added Aug 12, 2012 17:52
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[Canada] Backyard smoking angers Maple Ridge family

A Maple Ridge couple is calling for new legislation to protect their family and their home from second-hand smoke from their neighbour's backyard. Wendell and Rena Krossa say they are frustrated by smoke blowing over into their home from their neighbour
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 16, 2012 17:53
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Smokers mixed on Raleigh's proposed bus-stop smoking ban

Capital City bus riders are mixed about the Raleigh City Council's recent decision to back a policy that bans smoking at major Capital Area Transit bus stops.
WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Jul 25, 2012 03:43
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[Canada] Kill patio smoking, Public Health advises

The results of a comprehensive survey are clear, and now Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is recommending the city of Guelph develop and implement a comprehensive smoke-free outdoor spaces bylaw. Public Health has submitted a report to the city w
Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Mar 10, 2014 12:45
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[Alabama] New policy will bar smoking within 25 feet of buildings at Auburn University

Auburn University will implement a new campus smoking policy with the start of fall semester on Aug. 16, requiring tobacco users to move at least 25 feet away from buildings to smoke.
Auburn University
added Aug 14, 2012 21:44
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[North Carolina] Carolina Beach May Have No Authority To Ban Smoking On Beach

The Town of Carolina Beach may not be the owners of their beachfront and therefore be unable to enact a ban on smoking on the beach.
Island Gazette
added Aug 4, 2012 14:27
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[New York] Mayor Rosamilia signs smoking ban legislation into law

Specifically, the ordinance bans smoking at playgrounds, pools and other city-owned places where children generally gather.
Troy (NY) Record
added Jun 20, 2012 09:34
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[Tennessee] Spring Hill Passes Ban On Smoking In Parks

Spring Hill has passed an ordinance that would allow police to fine people for smoking in a city park.
NewsChannel 5 (Nashville, TN)
added Jun 20, 2012 08:14
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[Australia] Outdoor smoking bans in Boroondara

Council is moving to ban smoking near playgrounds, taxi ranks, bus and tram stops and sporting grounds.
Progress Leader Newspapers (au)
added Jun 18, 2012 22:36
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[Canada] Back Chat

Readers weren't supportive of a request by the Krossa family of Maple Ridge for a new municipal bylaw that would ban smokers from allowing smoke to drift onto neighbouring properties. Smokers on private property should have rights, most said.
Vancouver (BC) Province
added Jul 19, 2012 14:10
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