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[Ohio] Cortland prohibits smoking in parks

Saying they want to make sure people visiting the city’s parks are in a healthy environment, council Monday unanimously approved banning smoking in those recreation areas. “We are legislating common sense to protect our children,” said council President
Warren (OH) Tribune Chronicle
added Mar 8, 2018 01:09
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[Canada] Hampstead, Que. moves to ban smoking on city property, including streets and sidewalks

Describing second-hand tobacco smoke as a danger “especially to minors, the elderly and those with lung diseases,” the town of Hampstead has tabled a bylaw that will ban smoking on city property — including streets and sidewalks. The across-the-board ba
National Post (ca)
added Mar 8, 2018 01:06
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[Canada] Montreal suburb seeks ban on smoking in all public spaces

According to a copy of the draft on the Town of Hampstead’s website, bylaw no. 1019 would seek fines between $100 and $300 for a first infraction, while a second infraction would cost between $200 and $600. “Second-hand smoke is dangerous, especially fo
Global News (ca)
added Mar 8, 2018 00:58
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Montreal Borough To Get The Most Severe Smoking Laws In Canada

The suburb Hampstead wants to implement very strict laws as to where you are allowed to smoke. Right now, it looks like smoking in public will be banned, even on streets and sidewalks. As it is, this would be the most restrictive anti-tobacco laws in a
MTL BLog (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 15:19
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Proposal to ban smoking in Indianapolis public parks could come to vote in April

It could be as soon as next month that the proposal could advance to the point where it will be a full council vote. The sign on the Monon Trail says what you cannot do on the trail, from speeding to having pets off-leash. Right now smoking is not on th
WISH-TV Channel 8 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Mar 7, 2018 15:17
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[Texas] Smoking in Fort Worth bars and bingo parlors ends soon. Are city parks next?

In December, the City Council updated the city's smoking ordinance to include bars and bingo parlors. The new law goes into effect March 12. Organizations pushing for a smoke-free city pursued the change, saying the city has not kept pace with public sen
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Mar 7, 2018 04:08
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[Canada] Hampstead introduces sweeping smoking ban

Montreal suburb would be 1st Canadian town to ban smoking in all public outdoor spaces — even on sidewalks
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 04:07
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[Canada] Hampstead moves to butt out smoking in public areas

City council has tabled a bill that would ban smoking on all streets, sidewalks and public parks, citing a concern over the danger of second-hand smoke. Residents and visitors would still be able to smoke on their property or in their homes or cars if t
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 04:07
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[Canada] Hampstead moves to ban smoking on city property, including streets and sidewalks

And 'Once marijuana becomes legal, smoking it will also be banned in public spaces'
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 04:02
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[Canada] The Town of Hampstead Drafts By-law Respecting the Use of Tobacco Products and other Substances

"Second hand smoke is dangerous, especially for the elderly, people with lung diseases and children," stated William Steinberg, Mayor of Hampstead. "That is why we are banning smoking in public in Hampstead. Once marijuana becomes legal, smoking it will
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 04:01
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