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[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

[Korea - South] Smoking Ban Near Subway Exits Goes into Effect

The Seoul Metropolitan Government is carrying out an intensive crackdown on smoking within 10 m of subway exits from Thursday. The city passed the smoking ban in May with a four-month grace period. It began to take effect as of Thursday. Violators are s
Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:12

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Seoul cracks down on subway exit smokers

People who smoke within 10 meters of the exits can be fined up to 100,000 won ($90). The city government launched a crackdown on offenders Thursday, with 19 officers patrolling exits from now until Sept. 9, Yonhap news agency reported.
Korea Times (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:11

California Legislature approves bill to ban smoking at state beaches and parks

State senators Tuesday approved a bill by State Sen. Marty Block (D-San Diego) that would ban smoking or disposal of tobacco products at a state owned or operated beach or park. The measure, SB 1333, will now head to the governor.
LGBT Weekly
added Sep 1, 2016 14:57

[Australia] Smokers banned from lighting up near bus stops and outdoor shopping malls under tough new anti-smoking laws

Smokers face tougher new laws in Queensland with bus stops, taxi ranks and outdoor shopping malls now off-limits. New tougher restrictions on where people can light up in Queensland come into effect on Thursday.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 1, 2016 14:55
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[Ohio] Chardon leaders eye expanding smoking ban, adding teeth to lawn maintenance laws

recent complaints from residents and business owners prompted Council’s Legislative Committee to mull a more extensive policy at an Aug. 31 meeting. “They object to the depositing of cigarette butts on the street and secondhand smoke at times entering th
Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Sep 1, 2016 14:40
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