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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Seeking the line for reasonable restrictions

Imagine heading to Deer Park Golf Course and being on course with friends and not being allowed a cigar. We appreciate smoking is not good for you, and that second hand smoke is bad for those around the smoker, but if the health risk requires such a con
Yorkton (SK) This Week (ca)
added Jul 20, 2017 02:22
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[Kentucky] Henderson library campus goes smoke free

Henderson County Public Library’s entire campus, including outdoor areas, will become smoke–free on Aug. 1. ”While we have been smoke-free inside our building for many years, patrons have expressed concern about walking through smoke on their way into
The Gleaner
added Jul 20, 2017 02:21
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[Canada] No smoking on sidewalks, roads or parking lots at Regina's Evraz Place

The Regina Exhibition Association Limited, which operates Evraz Place — home to the new Mosiac Stadium and the Brandt Centre — consulted with the city about the new outdoor smoking ban, which takes effect Saturday, Shalyn Kivela, a spokesperson for the a
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 20, 2017 00:57
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[Wisconsin] LETTER: Inconsistent policy causes confusion

an apartment here owned by the Superior Housing Authority... the picnic table is a community area...smokers have taken it over...all community areas are smoke free but the SHA tells tenants they can sit out there and smoke.
Superior (WI) Daily Telegram
added Jul 18, 2017 22:51
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[Connecticut] Meriden City Council bans smoking outside city buildings

City Council voted Monday night to ban tobacco use within 25 feet of doorways, windows and air intakes of municipal buildings. The ordinance, recommended by the city Health and Human Services Department, prohibits smoking tobacco and any form of nicotine
Meriden (CT) Record-Journal
added Jul 18, 2017 12:50
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[UK] Winning poster for smoke-free park initiative unveiled

Ellen Hayes, 10, of Summerswood Primary School was announced the winner at a presentation ceremony in Aberford Park playground on Thursday. Her picture was chosen from around 40 entries and has won two family tickets to Willows Activity Farm, a goody ba
Hendon Times (uk)
added Jul 17, 2017 13:00
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[Canada] ‘No Smoking’: New rules in Regina take effect Saturday

Friday is the final day smokers can light up on Regina patios. Smoking or vaping on restaurant and bar patios, city-owned parks, playgrounds and sports fields will be banned as of Saturday, July 15. “This is going to protect people from second hand smo
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 16, 2017 20:01
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Smokers beware, so far only 5 designated smoking areas set up in Orchard Road

Also known as government-owned smoking areas, they are situated at Orchard Towers, Far East Plaza, Somerset MRT station, Cuppage Terrace and The Heeren. However, it was only in late June this year that tempered glass screens have been put up at the desi
Mothership.sg (sg)
added Jul 16, 2017 02:30
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Smoke-free signage in public parks: impacts on smoking behaviour

States, especially those with a preemptive clause legislation, may benefit from incorporating smoke-free signage in public areas to protect community members from exposure to tobacco smoke, reduce littering, and denormalise smoking.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 16, 2017 00:33
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[Singapore] Study conducted to check efficacy of different DSAs design

A study is being conducted in Singapore regarding the effectiveness of different Designated Smoking Areas (DSAs) designs in reducing smoking activity in the vicinity. As part of the study, screens made of tempered glass has been put up at two designated
Connected to India (in)
added Jul 14, 2017 11:13
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