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[Florida] Naples passes resolution to ban smoking in public places

smoking will be banned in some outdoor areas of the city. Brandi Gembel, who was in Cambier Park on Thursday with her children, supports the proposed ban, which would include the park. "I don't like to smell it; I don't want my kids smelling it."
WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Nov 18, 2016 14:09

[Colorado] Health Highlights: Nov. 16, 2016: Marijuana Use Allowed at Denver Bars and Restaurants

The first law in the United States that allows people to use marijuana in bars and restaurants was approved by Denver voters. Customers can use marijuana in those locations as long as it isn't smoked, and have to bring their own pot, CBS News/Associated
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 17, 2016 02:31

[Minnesota] Kandiyohi County adopts new smoke-free ordinance

treats e-cigarettes the same as conventional cigarettes and establishes a 25-foot smoke-free zone at the entrance to public buildings and places of work. The ordinance also bans sampling at retail smoking outlets. The County Board of Commissioners intro
West Central Tribune (MN)
added Nov 17, 2016 02:28

[Asia, China] Shanghai to Implement Outright Tobacco Ban at Indoor Venues

The amended regulation forbids smoking in hotels, restaurants and entertainment venues, as well as government agencies' offices, meeting rooms and cafeterias. Smoking rooms in airports and railway stations, ferry ports and bus stations will all be shutte
Caixin Online (cn)
added Nov 14, 2016 15:37

[UK-Scotland] Smokers outside hospital doors face fines from next year

SMOKERS who light up near hospitals will face fines of up to £1,000 from next year, the Sunday Herald can reveal. The Scottish Government has published proposals for implementing legislation that makes it an offence to smoke in areas directly outside a
Evening Times (uk)
added Nov 14, 2016 14:36

[UK] Public Health Bill consultation is launched by AMs

People are being urged to have their say on plans including a ban on smoking in playgrounds, schools and hospital grounds, by a committee of AMs. The consultation is part of the Health, Social Care and Sport committee's scrutiny of the Public Health Bill
BBC Online
added Nov 14, 2016 14:33

[Texas] EDITORIAL: That lovely scent you're smelling is smoke-free parks coming to Dallas

City Hall has struggled for two years to crush out smoking in Dallas public parks. At long last, Wednesday the City Council approved an imperfect but decent way forward. While we take exception with the number of exemptions the Dallas City Council clutte
Dallas Morning News
added Nov 11, 2016 20:33

[Asia, Taiwan] Taichung to ban smoking in some outdoor arcades

City Government and four major convenience store chains are cooperating to introduce a ban on smoking in outdoor arcades starting in January. The city government said it has long received public complaints about second-hand smoke in the major chainstores
Taipei Times (tw)
added Nov 4, 2016 17:29

[Canada] Council taking a new look at smoking ban bylaw

Timmins could find out next week whether the city can or cannot expand the jurisdiction of its anti-smoking bylaw to an area beyond three meters of a public doorway. Earlier this year, city council was approached jointly by the Porcupine Health Unit and
Timmins (ONT) Daily Press (ca)
added Nov 4, 2016 16:51

[California] Novato mulls smoking ordinance revisions

The City Council last week voted unanimously to direct staff to craft possible amendments to the ordinance, including expanding bans in public areas, broadening language in the law to specifically include e-cigarettes and establishing new retail licensin
Marin Scope
added Nov 4, 2016 16:50
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