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[Pennsylvania] Legislators oppose, want changes to state House bill expanding smoking ban

A small sampling of southwest Pennsylvania legislators’ initial thoughts on a bill that would eliminate many of the exemptions to the state’s smoking ban found either opposition or conditional support if changes are made. “The intentions of the bill are
Beaver County (PA) Times / Allegheny Times
added May 14, 2017 21:03

[UK] BYE BYE BEER GARDEN Smokers’ days enjoying a fag and a pint outside may be numbered amid calls to extend ban

Royal Society for Public Health is calling for the ban to cover parks, shopping areas, pub and restaurant gardens and all public events
The Sun (uk)
added May 11, 2017 13:10

[California] KEYT New smoking rules may be rolled out in Santa Barbara

The City Council will consider a variety of options Tuesday that could have far-reaching impacts. They include a possible ban on smoking in parks, parking lots, beaches, Stearns Wharf, library walkways, trails and other locations including downtown on S
KEYT-TV (Santa Barbara, CA)
added May 9, 2017 21:17
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[Asia-pacific, Macau] Galaxy Entertainment Group Selected Unaudited Q1 2017 Financial Data

the MSAR Government announced that they have submitted to the Legislative Assembly that concessionaires would be able to retain smoking lounges on the main gaming floor and that they would need to install smoking lounges into VIP rooms by 1 January 2019.
PR Newswire
added May 5, 2017 12:39

[Texas] City Council to decide on level-four smoking ordinance

during tonight's meeting at 6 p.m. at City Hall. If approved, smoking would be prohibited in 15 defined areas, most notable in bars, restaurants, night clubs, dance halls, porches, patios and outside seating areas. It would also prohibit smoking within 20
Huntsville (TX) Item
added May 3, 2017 22:34

[South Dakota] SF City Council Passes New Smoke-Free Ordinance

Sioux Falls city councilors passed a new smoking ban with flying colors Tuesday night. The ordinance does not restrict all tobacco use on city owned properties and parks, but it does require people to go to a specific place before lighting up.
KDLT (Sioux Falls, SD)
added May 3, 2017 18:17
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[Florida] Sarasota County School District one step closer to making smoke-free campuses a reality

Right now schools in the Sarasota County School District allow smoking in designated areas, that will most likely be changing soon. The school board is now pushing hard to have all school campuses smoke free. This is something that retired teacher Anna C
WWSB ABC 7 (Sarasota, FL)
added May 3, 2017 02:00

[Asia-pacific] Japan wrestles over smoking ban as Olympics loom

The ruling Liberal Democratic Party's (LDP) health committee, whose support is essential to introducing the bill in parliament, won't meet ministry officials, saying the revised bill is too strict. The committee chair, Naomi Tokashiki, acknowledges ther
added May 2, 2017 15:40

[Canada] Ottawa Public Health ponders where marijuana can be used

The December 2017 federal task force report on cannabis legalization and regulation argued that no matter what the source, second-hand smoke is a health hazard and an imposition. The report also expressed concern that smoking or vaping cannabis in public
Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added May 1, 2017 12:46

[Colorado] Cortez says ‘no’ to no-smoking zones

Cortez city council has decided not to move forward with a policy that would create designated smoke-free areas on city property. During a workshop on Tuesday, the council discussed the results of a two-month online survey by the parks, recreation and fo
Cortez (CO) Journal
added Apr 29, 2017 03:09
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