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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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[New York] Statement on Supreme Court Decision on State Park Smoking Regulation

“State Parks has legislative authority to manage a wide variety of activities within state parks to balance often conflicting uses of our patrons. We believe this authority extends to the regulation of outdoor smoking on playgrounds, swimming pools, beach
Long Island (NY) Exchange
added Oct 11, 2013 19:17
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[New Jersey] Camden County parks to enforce smoking ban

A ban on smoking in all Camden County parks will officially go into effect today, especially at those parks that contain playgrounds.
Camden (NJ) Courier-Post
added Jul 19, 2012 17:37
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[UK] Deputy smoking at cancer event

Brian Collins admitted having a puff at the side of the Relay For Life track at Park Farm but claimed he’s been the victim of a political attack by a Labour group supporter. “The individual who has complained about me obviously had an ulterior motive,”
Dumfries and Galloway Standard (uk)
added Jul 12, 2012 09:53
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[Pennsylvania] Chester approves rule curtailing smoking

City council amended Wednesday an ordinance governing parks, playgrounds and recreational centers to ban tobacco use in any form within 50 feet of playgrounds, swimming pools and athletic fields.
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Jun 20, 2012 08:26
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[Colorado] Breckenridge Town Council tables new smoking laws to research cigar bars

the proposed ordinance limits indoor use of electronic devices like vaporizers, also known as vape pens, and places further restrictions on smoking in front of building entrances and on public patios. That final provision brought Jeff Cox to the town cou
Summit Daily News (CO)
added Feb 1, 2015 10:32
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[New York] Advocacy Group Lauds Brookhaven Town Beach Smoking Ban

Town adopts new language to include beaches with parks.
Patch.org
added Jul 21, 2012 15:33
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[California] SF Considers Strict Outdoor Smoking Ban -- Except For Medical Pot

Smoking anything other than medically-prescribed marijuana at San Francisco street fairs, festivals and other outdoor events held on city property would be banned under new legislation before the Board of Supervisors.
Channel 2000 (KCBS) (Los Angeles, CA)
added Jul 20, 2012 02:30
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[North Carolina] Huntersville outlaws smoking in parks; Mecklenburg considers similar ban

The move - which must be approved by park and recreation staff as well as county commissioners - could add Mecklenburg to a growing number of local governments in North Carolina that restrict or prohibit tobacco use in public parks.
NBC6  WCNC-TV (Charlotte, NC)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:24
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[New York] Smoking banned in Babylon town parks ($$)

Babylon's town board Tuesday banned smoking and tobacco use in town parks, playgrounds, beaches and ballfields. After a public hearing drew no speakers, board members unanimously approved the bill
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jul 18, 2012 03:21
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