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[Alabama] Sheffield poised to be first smoke free Shoals city

the first city in the Shoals with a comprehensive non-smoking policy that would prohibit smoking in work places, including restaurants and bars, and city parks. Smoke Free Shoals Coordinator Melanie Dickens discussed the policy with the City Council on M
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Sep 20, 2018 11:58
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E-cigarette ban project submitted to Romanian Senate

A new draft law submitted to the Senate proposes e-cigarettes to be banned in public spaces just as the normal cigarettes are...However, the initiative received a negative opinion from the human rights committee, according to Cristian Ghica, an MP repres
Romania Insider (ro)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:31
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[Pakistan] Anti Smokers' Laws Go Unchecked

Despite existence of non-smokers' health ordinance, the residents of the federal capital are persistently violating the anti tobacco laws that deprive the right of citizens from taking breathe in fresh air.
Urdu Point (pk)
added Sep 19, 2018 16:37
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[Indiana] Health board sends smoking ban to commissioners

An ordinance banning smoking in bars and public spaces was approved by the Grant County Health Board at its meeting on Tuesday....the purposes of the ordinance are to protect public health in public places and places of employment. The ordinance also sta
Marion (IN) Chronicle-Tribune
added Sep 19, 2018 16:34
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[Canada] Edmonton council passes tighter smoking rules as cannabis legalization looms

Tobacco and cannabis smokers will have to stay 10 metres away from building doors, windows, patios and bus stops under the amended bylaw. The new rules, which double the previous five-metre restriction, will come into force the day cannabis is legalized,
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:33
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[New Jersey] NJ Lawmaker Wants Smoking Banned At More Outdoor Places

A bill introduced by Senator Shirley Turner would expand the ban to boardwalks, marinas, historical sites, racetracks, amusement parks, and other outdoor recreational and sports facilities. “We know that secondhand smoke has a serious health effect. The
WBGO 88.3FM (Newark, NJ)
added Sep 17, 2018 15:21
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[Connecticut] Parks & Recreation Sets Tobacco/Smoke/Vape Policy

Coming this fall are signs noticing a Tobacco/Smoke, and Vape-Free Parks Policy at town parks, adopted in the summer, and a policy now in place through the Newtown Parks & Recreation Department. Department staff worked with the Western CT Alliance for T
Newtown (CT) Bee
added Sep 17, 2018 11:18
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[UK] Kick-off for smoke free sidelines in East Yorkshire

The first junior football match in East Yorkshire with smoke free sidelines takes place on Sunday. It's hoped the ban will promote healthy lifestyles and reduce chances for children to see adults smoking. Smoking rates in Hull have fallen steadily, but
KCFM (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 11:26
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Non-smokers will live longer with smoking ban on alfresco eateries

our support for the announcement by Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye of the ministry’s move to gazette alfresco restaurants as no-smoking...THIS LETTER IS SIGNED BY 30 MALAYSIAN MEDICAL ORGANISATIONS
New Straits Times (my)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:46
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] S’pore can learn a bit about smoking etiquette from Japan

Japan still lags behind other developed countries on anti-smoking regulations, but they are polite... Japan Tobacco also tries to encourage smokers to be considerate to non-smokers by launching a ‘Smoking Manners’ campaign some 30 years ago.
Mothership.sg (sg)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:48
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