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[Hawaii] Proposal would ban smoking in public housing

Hawaii housing officials have already come out in support of the idea. But they say if it becomes law residents would still have a say in whether to make it a complete ban.
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Jan 29, 2013 19:41
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[Australia] Law could stub out smoking on apartment balconies

LIGHTING up a cigarette on your apartment balcony will be a thing of the past if smoking bylaws are enforced by body corporate committees across Queensland. The dangers of passive smoking prompted regulations to prohibit smokers from smoking in the workp
Sunshine Coast Daily (au)
added Jan 27, 2013 23:08
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[California] Landlords make effort to protect tenants from second-hand smoke

Smoke can easily travel through vents and cracks under doors. Jenna Brinkworth of the Tobacco-Free Coalition educates landlords on how to make the switch.
KFSN ABC-30 (Fresno, CA)
added Jan 27, 2013 23:01
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[Florida] Broward survey finds smokers want smoke-free housing

Even many smokers are bothered by the stench of secondhand smoke in their apartment buildings and would prefer if the buildings had smoke-free policies, according to a survey done for the Broward Regional Health Planning Council.
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Jan 26, 2013 22:40
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[Florida] Poll: Does smoke-free housing appeal to you?

Would you live in smoke-free housing? No. I'm a non-smoker but find smokers to be considerate of my space. (5 responses) 15% Yes. I'm a non-smoker and would love to avoid the stench of smoke. (18 responses) 55%
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Jan 26, 2013 04:19
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[Florida] Broward survey finds smokers want smoke-free housing

Even many smokers are bothered by the stench of secondhand smoke in their apartment buildings and would prefer if the buildings had smoke-free policies, according to a survey done for the Broward Regional Health Planning Council.
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Jan 26, 2013 04:16
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[Florida] VIDEO: Do smokers like smoke?

Even smokers are bothered by secondhand smoke coming into their apartments, a new Broward County survey has found. It was done for the Tobacco Free Partnership of Broward County.
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Jan 26, 2013 04:20
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[Arizona] Cigarette may be cause of Phoenix apartment fire

A resident in one of the middle units had been smoking a cigarette and may have fallen asleep ... Everyone living in the complex will be displaced.
KSAZ Fox 10 / KUTP My45 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Jan 24, 2013 20:50
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[Pennsylvania] Our View: Make public housing smoke-free

Their logic is perplexing: Second-hand smoke is dangerous enough to ban smoking among future residents. Yet second-hand smoke is not so dangerous that it should be banned for existing tenants. ... The Redevelopment Authority Board should be ashamed of it
Carlisle (PA) Sentinel
added Jan 20, 2013 10:37
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[Washington] Smoke-Free Housing Pierce County reports 2012 successes

has 122 reasons to celebrate the year anniversary of its Smoke-Free Housing Pierce County program. Thea’s Landing was the 122nd property to join the Department’s registry that offers smoke-free multi-family housing choices to those who want to live in a
Tacoma-Pierce County (WA) Health Department
added Feb 13, 2013 20:54
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