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[New York] Assembly Approves Bill to Prohibit Smoking Outside of Elementary or Secondary Schools

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz today announced the approval of legislation that would further protect children and young adults from the detrimental effects of secondhand smoke by prohibiting smoking within 100 feet of e
Saugerties (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 19, 2012 15:18
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[Africa, Uganda] New tobacco law comes into force

The President’s signature means that the Tobacco Control Bill, 2014, that criminalises display of cigarettes at the point of sale, advertising, promotion and sponsorships of tobacco companies. The law also bans the sale of cigarettes to people under the
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Sep 28, 2015 18:35
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[Uae, Uae: Dubai] The Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates : Executive regulations of anti-tobacco law announced

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the executive regulations of the anti-tobacco federal law, which were approved by Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in the Cabinet's Resolut
4-traders.com (fr)
added Aug 21, 2013 14:53
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[Canada] School boards ban e-cigarettes after police warn of drug use

Edmonton police drug detectives and school resource officers are reporting an alarming increase in the use of electronic or e-cigarettes. E-cigarettes are being used to smoke dope. Both Edmonton school divisions just this week took notice of the warnings
630CHED (Edmonton, AB) (ca)
added May 9, 2014 17:13
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[Asia, Fiji] Smoking to be banned in schools and tertiary institutes

Schools or tertiary institutes and amusement centers are amongst the public places where smoking will be prohibited from the first of July. This according to Ministry of Health Tobacco Control Unit Head Aminiasi Tavui will be introduced under the Tobacc
FijiVillage.com (fj)
added May 26, 2013 12:57
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[California] Hookah and e-cigarettes popular with high schoolers

Almost 10 percent of 11th and 12th graders are using e-cigarettes, and other alternative tobacco products are increasingly popular, according to a new study. Young people often use multiple tobacco products at once, the researchers found. “From this ana
Reuters
added Nov 27, 2015 23:54
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[Illinois] Chicago Tobacco Flavoring Restriction to Take Effect

A Chicago ordinance banning the sale of flavored tobacco products within 500 feet of a school goes into effect on July 15, 2014, the Cigar Association of America (CAA) reported. The ordinance was introduced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Nov. 26, 2013 and was
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 17, 2014 15:10
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[China] Efforts called to block students' access to smokes

The Pioneers for Health Consultancy Center (PFH) and Yunnan Provincial Health Education Institution (YPHEI) organized volunteers to count the number of these stores and observe their sales to teenagers
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:47
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[Florida] Tobacco use goes up in smoke at Seminole-area schools

Seminole State, SCPS, UCF all follow tobacco trend ... "What's happening is we have smokers on campus that would always stick to [socializing with] other students that were smokers," Lewis said. "Now they're forced to actually branch out [and] get to kno
Seminole Chronicle
added Sep 4, 2013 12:38
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[India] NATIONAL / KERALA : Huge haul of tobacco products

Tobacco products to the tune of Rs.9 lakh were seized by the district health administration in raids on shops near educational institutions on Monday.
The Hindu Online (in)
added Jun 21, 2012 10:01
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