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[Ireland] GAA clubs ban smoking on grounds ($$)

St Mary’s will enforce the ban by a system of respect rather than harsh penalties INPHO A Donegal GAA club has become the second in the country to introduce a complete smoking ban within its grounds. St Mary’s in Convoy has said that it hoped others wo
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 16, 2016 16:19

[South Carolina] Rock Hill proposal for smoking ban for parks passes first reading

In a 4-3 vote, the Rock Hill City Council approved the first reading of a proposal that would ban smoking, including the use of electronic cigarettes, in all parks owned and operated by the city. Council members were divided while weighing public health
Rock Hill (SC) Herald
added Sep 14, 2016 01:50

[Massachusetts] Is Boston enforcing any of its recent tobacco bans?

So have any of those bans actually been enforced? The short answer is yes, but enforcement often happens in the form of verbal or written warnings, rather than costly fines or other heavy-handed measures. Smokeless tobacco ban at sporting events
Boston (MA) Globe
added Sep 9, 2016 16:02

[Florida] Smoke-Free Campus Not Risk Free

Students who have chosen not to quit are now smoking just at the borders of campus. One popular spot to smoke now is the Amscot parking lot behind the Health and Wellness center, which Firth sees as “karma” since it is also right outside her office.
The Minaret (University of Tampa)
added Sep 9, 2016 15:55

[Australia] Smoking banned at ACT playgrounds and play spaces

Lighting up a tobacco cigarette or e-cigarette is prohibited within 10 metres of play equipment, regardless of whether children are present or not. The change is the first made under new laws that allow ministers to declare areas smoke-free without legi
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Sep 8, 2016 13:39

[California] Oxnard approves ban on smoking in most outdoor areas

Smoking and vaping will be banned in parks, beaches, bus stops, farmers markets and many other outdoor areas of Oxnard after the City Council on Tuesday approved such an ordinance.
Ventura County (CA) Star
added Sep 7, 2016 17:51

[UK] Calderdale Council set to ban smoking outside public buildings

Calderdale Council wants to encourage people to stop smoking and plans to back the Breathe 2025 campaign aimed at inspiring a smoke-free generation where smoking isn’t seen as the norm. On Monday, September 12 the council’s Cabinet will be asked to supp
Huddersfield Daily Examiner/icHuddersfield (uk)
added Sep 6, 2016 15:49
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[New York] Farm institutes smoke-free policy

At Stoughton Farm in Newark Valley, the new season also brings a new grounds policy: no tobacco. “I am thrilled the Stoughtons have established a tobacco-free grounds policy," said Cara Zampi, community educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension. "The
Binghamton (NY) Press & Sun-Bulletin
added Sep 3, 2016 13:18

[California] Oceanside outlaws smoking in underpass to beach

Come Sept. 23 it will be unlawful to smoke within the Pier View Way Underpass to the beach. City Council unanimously voted to ban smoking in the underpass and within 25 feet of it on Aug. 24.
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Sep 3, 2016 13:18

This year, the Alaska State Fair went totally smoke-free. Here's how it's working out.

PALMER — The Alaska State Fair is entirely smoke-free for the first time this year, becoming perhaps the first fair in the country to take that step. The 12-day event that drew nearly 300,000 attendees in 2015 is now the only fair in the nation to ban s
Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Sep 2, 2016 21:07
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