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[New Jersey] Lawmakers want to restrict smoking at Jersey beaches, parks

The state Legislature has reintroduced a bill that was vetoed by Republican Gov. Chris Christie in 2014. It would ban smoking at publicly owned beaches and parks but would enable municipalities to set aside 15 percent of the beach or park as a designate
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 19, 2016 17:37

[California] CHOW: Campus smoking ban would match other CA colleges

The FHDA district is surveying students and staff to determine their opinions on the district smoking policy, with the intention of eventually making De Anza and Foothill colleges completely smoke-free.
La Voz Weekly (De Anza College)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:31

[Minnesota] Fair, county board discuss smoke-free policy on fairgrounds

Roggenbuck recommended the fair board reduce the number of designated smoking areas on the grounds. “During the fair, when you start outlining these areas and coloring them yellow, it’s about 25 percent of our fairgrounds, which in my opinion is high,” sh
Owatonna (MN) Peoples Press
added Nov 14, 2015 02:17

[Arizona] First tobacco-free Coconino County Fair

In previous years, Flagstaff’s Parks and Recreation department assigned a designated area in which people could smoke, but this year that area has been moved outside the fairgrounds to Navajo Ramada. “We’re trying to create a healthy, family-friendly en
Arizona Daily Sun
added Sep 5, 2015 15:37

[UK] Smoking now banned at Worcestershire acute hospitals

A ban on patients and visitors lighting up anywhere at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital came into force today. Although each site previously had designated smoking shelters – which have now been di
Worcester News (Newsquest [Worcester) Limited] (uk)
added Jun 20, 2015 21:47

[Canada] Human rights hearing granted for B.C. pot smoker who wants to puff weed at his local Legion

A medical-marijuana user who believes he has the right to puff weed in the designated smoking area of his local Legion can have his case heard by the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal.
Vancouver (BC) Province
added May 6, 2015 14:08

[Florida] Over 20 Winter Park restaurants ban smoking on outdoor patios

Barnie's Coffee Kitchen is one of more than 20 food businesses in Winter Park that have disallowed smoking in its outdoor seating areas as part of a new health initiative known as 'Breathe Free Winter Park.'
News 13 (Orlando, FL)
added Apr 27, 2015 23:30

[California] Oceanside bans smoking in restaurant patios

With a new council majority in place after the November election, the panel voted 3-2 Wednesday to approve an ordinance banning smoking at outdoor dining areas, including bars and restaurant patios. The law is similar to others passed in Carlsbad, Encini
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Mar 19, 2015 11:34

[South Carolina] EDITORIAL: Designate a smoking area in city’s public parks

People who use parks should be allowed to smoke in designated areas as long as they aren’t exposing others to their smoke.
Rock Hill (SC) Herald
added Feb 10, 2015 23:18

[Maryland] Smoking restrictions on tap for Ocean City next summer

The proposed ordinance, which passed on a 4-3 vote at a work session for the town council on Tuesday, identifies a number of designated areas for smoking along the boardwalk and on the beach.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Sep 1, 2014 03:06
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