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[Oklahoma] Bartlesvile City Council votes to ban smoking in city parks

The Bartlesville City Council voted unanimously this week to ban smoking in city parks. City ordinances prohibit smoking within 50 feet of playgrounds, courts or bleachers/stands used at public events. Smoking includes cigarettes, e-cigarettes, vaping an
KRMG (Tulsa, OK)
added Sep 7, 2018 02:13
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[Malaysia] New Law : No Smoking At Outdoor Restaurants , Mamak & Kopitiam

Smokers will not be able to light up even when dining al fresco at restaurants nationwide in just three more months. The Health Ministry has announced that all open air restaurants will be gazetted as non-smoking areas from December, Malay daily Utusan
The Coverage (my)
added Sep 7, 2018 01:41
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Coastal Maine town aims to get tougher on smokers

Rockport leaders are cracking down on smoking. According to a new policy, smoking or the use of any tobacco products will be prohibited at the town’s facilities at any time. Previously, designated smoking areas were allowed. The idea behind the new po
Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Sep 6, 2018 20:15
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[Michigan] Snuffing smokers / Alpena council considers banning butts in public parks

There is enough support on the Alpena Municipal Council to make public beaches in the city either smoke- or tobacco-free, but any action taken will likely not be for several weeks. Council voted 5-0 to have City Manager Greg Sundin reach out to other co
Alpena (MI) News
added Sep 5, 2018 16:29
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Israel expands smoking ban in public places

Reshet 13 TV sent reporters out in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv the day the measures came into force and found people still enjoying a smoke in various forbidden places, including a crowded playground, with no officials to stop them. When the channel asked 11
BBC Online
added Sep 4, 2018 19:24
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[UK] Smoke-free zones to be introduced near Barnsley primary schools

Signs will be put up at the schools reminding parents not to smoke Smoke-free zones are set to be introduced outside 80 primary schools in Barnsley. The move is an extension of a council scheme which has already been implemented in the town.
BBC Online
added Sep 3, 2018 14:43
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Smoking ban at public beaches in Thailand aims to protect visitors' health

is not only meant to reduce waste but also protect visitors' health, a senior government official said. ... Burutphat confirmed that the smoking ban at the public beaches will certainly deter the littering of wasteful cigarette butts and keep beachgoers f
Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 1, 2018 00:49
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[Asia, Israel] NO SMOKING IN PUBLIC PLACES LAW TO TAKE EFFECT

Smoking will be prohibited in public places where outdoor events are held and attended by more than 50 people: in zoos, indoor or outdoor parks, swimming pools, sports fields, playgrounds, facilities where physical activity takes place such as basketball
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 31, 2018 12:07
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[Asia, Israel] Ban on smoking in public places to see significant expansion Saturday

Under the new Health Ministry guidelines, which go into effect September 1, smoking will be entirely prohibited — including in any previously specially designated areas — in government offices, courts, religious councils, hospitals and clinics. It will
Times of Israel (is)
added Aug 31, 2018 12:07
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[Asia] Israel Bans Smoking at Public Events With More Than 50 People

Smoking will also be prohibited around hospitals or clinics. Move comes after state watchdog accused Health Ministry of neglecting public's health in favor of tobacco companies
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Aug 31, 2018 12:07
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