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[Oklahoma] Revamped anti-smoking ordinance covers vaping

Updates to the city of Tahlequah's ordinance related to the prohibition of smoking in indoor public places and workplaces states that "no person or entity shall permit the placement of ash receptacles, such as ash trays or ash can" in places where smokin
Tahlequah (OK) Daily Press
added Mar 1, 2018 17:31
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[California] McKinleyville pursuing public smoking ban

The McKinleyville Community Services District (MCSD) plans to ban smoking at all of its parks. The district’s Board of Directors voted unanimously Feb. 7 to direct staff to draft an ordinance to make all of its parks “smoke free spaces.”
Mad River Union (Arcata, CA)
added Feb 17, 2018 01:51
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[Illinois] SKYE: Proposed smoking deregulation is unnecessary

Giving restaurant owners more freedom when it comes to their private property is a good thing but not when it comes at the expense of people’s health. By giving establishments the right to choose their outdoor smoking policy, Jacobson hopes more student
Northern Star (Northern Illinois U.)
added Feb 5, 2018 17:00
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[Australia] Butt out: 117 Queenslanders fined for smoking around bus stops

More than 100 Queenslanders have been fined since laws were introduced banning smoking near bus stops, taxi ranks and ferry terminals.
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Feb 4, 2018 17:01
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[Thailand] Beach smoking ban takes effect Thursday

Enforcement of Thailand’s ban on smoking on the beach begins Thursday, Feb. 1, and Pattaya officials are spending the final few days letting everyone know what’s coming. Mayor Anan Charoenchasri led a Jan. 19 quit-smoking event on Jomtien Beach with o
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Jan 28, 2018 03:53
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[Thailand] Beach smoking ban takes effect Thursday

Enforcement of Thailand’s ban on smoking on the beach begins Thursday, Feb. 1, and Pattaya officials are spending the final few days letting everyone know what’s coming. Shown here, Mayor Anan Charoenchasri leads a quit-smoking event on Jomtien Beach wit
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Jan 26, 2018 12:34
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[South Africa] INFOGRAPHIC: Bill to ban smoking in public places

The department of health is processing a bill that could make South Africa a smoke-free country. The draft bill is being finalised with the intention of tabling it in front of cabinet before it goes to parliament. If passed, it will prohibit smokers fro
Pretoria Rekord (za)
added Jan 25, 2018 23:09
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[Thailand] PATTAYA ANNOUNCES NEW PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE - SMOKERS AND THEIR DEADLY CIGARETTES!

The Pattaya mayor has announced all out war on smokers. Heavy penalties will await those who break the law come February as the local authority rolled out their campaign to stop beach smoking. But it is not just the beach that is on mayor Anana C
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Dec 5, 2017 03:28
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The surfboard made using 10,000 cigarette butts

Cigarette butts leach toxic chemicals into the environment including lead, arsenic, and nicotine - the same toxic chemicals found in secondhand smoke. These small and poisonous items represent 34 percent of the total litter collected in California. The
SurferToday (uk)
added Nov 3, 2017 00:05
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Smoking pot or tobacco at California beaches could soon be illegal under bills headed to Gov. Brown

Secondhand smoke is a health risk, and discarded cigarette butts contain chemicals that can harm animals that eat them, the lawmakers said. Health groups such as the American Cancer Society support the measures. “This bill would reduce the serious health
Los Angeles Times
added Sep 14, 2017 04:02
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