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[California] County Board Of Supervisors Looks To Close Smoke-Ordinance Loopholes

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is planning to vote on a motion that would create smoke-free zones at all county-owned properties, such as beaches and parks, as well as all outdoor dining areas for restaurants and bars.
KHTS Hometown Station AM 1220 (Canyon Country, CA)
added Oct 15, 2018 22:53
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[Texas] VFW post in Killeen adopts a ‘no tobacco’ policy

The Benjamin O. Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9191 in Killeen approved a tobacco-free policy on Oct. 2 which went into effect Monday. In recognition of health, safety and environment concerns, the post commander in a statement said the post is com
Killeen (TX) Daily Herald
added Oct 15, 2018 22:52
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] CAP: Ban smoking once and for all

The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) has demanded that the government ban smoking at eateries completely in accordance with its original intention.
New Straits Times (my)
added Oct 15, 2018 22:50
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[UK] Tobacco sales reps using 'illegal' tactics to sell their products in pubs ($$)

have been caught offering potentially illegal incentives to smokers in bars to get them hooked on new "heat-not-burn" tobacco, it can be revealed. Acting for Philip Morris...salesmen push tobacco devices in bars using a range of questionable tactics to e
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 15, 2018 19:42
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[Illinois] Condo board asked to deal with secondhand smoke

A. This is an increasingly more common complaint. The association's governing documents can offer relief if they include the typical language that prohibits residents from engaging in noxious or offensive conduct or conduct that may be an annoyance to ot
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Oct 14, 2018 15:36
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[Singapore] Malaysia to ban smoking in all restaurants, hawker centres and roadside eateries in 2019

Singapore is not the only Southeast Asian country changing its smoking policies. Neighbor Malaysia’s Deputy Health Minister Lee Boon Chye announced a new smoking ban inside all restaurants and in open hawker centres and roadside stalls, which will take ef
The Independent SIngapore (sg)
added Oct 14, 2018 15:35
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[Oklahoma] Smoking policy, NRC annexation on Shawnee City Commission agenda

Commissioners may approve an ordinance that would amend city code as it pertains to the use of tobacco products and vapor products. “It is the intent of the City Commission — in enacting this ordinance — to provide for the public health, safety and welfa
Shawnee (OK) News-Star
added Oct 14, 2018 15:35
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Smokefree Alaska Law Goes Into Effect

The Smokefree Alaska Law protects employees and the public from the dangerous health effects associated with secondhand smoke. Smokefree workplace laws have been proven to reduce the incidence of heart attacks and improve pulmonary function, encourage qui
Sitnews (Ketchikan, AK)
added Oct 14, 2018 15:31
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[Ohio] Springfield, Lakemore public facilities have gone smoke-free

SPRINGFIELD TWP. In an effort to help protect children living or visiting the village of Lakemore and Springfield Township, both communities passed legislation, making parks and sporting facilities smoke-free zones.
The Suburbanite
added Oct 14, 2018 15:24
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[Texas] E-cig bans on the rise

When Mont Belvieu passed its smoking ordinance, it not only prohibited smoking cigarettes 20 feet from businesses and restaurants, it extended the ban to e-cigarettes. However, not all cities with smoking ordinances include e-cigarettes, meaning you c
Baytown (TX) Sun
added Oct 14, 2018 14:28
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