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[Asia, Singapore] Louis Ng on Smoking (Prohibition in Certain Places) (Amendment) Bill

MP Louis Ng spoke in support of the Smoking (Prohibition in Certain Places) (Amendment) Bill in Parliament on Monday (Sep 10). However, he said he hopes more can be done to protect people from secondhand smoke in their own homes, where they spend more ti
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Sep 10, 2018 16:17
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[Illinois] Cheers & Cheers

Cheers to East Moline for moving toward snuffing out smoking in its city parks. On Tuesday, the city council directed city staff to create a smoke-free parks ordinance.
The Dispatch
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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[Kentucky] MLT Facebook poll shows support for Murray smoking ban

A poll conducted on the Murray Ledger & Times Facebook page, which is accessible by anyone, including those outside of Calloway County, found that 55 percent of respondents agreed with the ban, compared to 45 percent that were against it. A total of 1,24
Murray (KY) Ledger & Times
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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UT Vols: Saturday is first home game with University of Tennessee's no smoking policy

University of Tennessee, Knoxville adopted a no smoking policy for everyone on campus earlier this year. The policy bans all smoking - including cigarettes, e-cigarettes and vapes - in all locations on campus. It also prohibits smoking in vehicles on all
Knoxville (TN) News-Sentinel
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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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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