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[Canada] Bill 45, Making Healthier Choices Act, 2014

An Act to enhance public health by enacting the Healthy Menu Choices Act, 2014 and the Electronic Cigarettes Act, 2014 and by amending the Smoke-Free Ontario Act
Ontario Legislative Assembly (ca)
added Nov 25, 2014 11:07
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[Maryland] Opinion: Gambling on Baltimore's e-cigarette bill is bad for health and business

It is hard to understand the rationale of the Baltimore City Council in passing a law that prohibits the use of e-cigarettes in all workplaces but carves out an exception for restaurants, bars and casinos. This action not only seems to contradict Marylan
Baltimore (MD) Business Journal
added Nov 25, 2014 10:30
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China media: Public smoking ban

Papers welcome a proposed nation-wide ban on public smoking, while urging officials to tackle pollution problems. China has sought public opinion on its plans to prohibit tobacco advertising and ban smoking in public places, the Xinhua News Agency repor
BBC Online
added Nov 25, 2014 10:11
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[New Jersey] U. to review smoking policy amid national changes, community complaints

“Rights, Rules, Responsibilities” delineates the University’s current smoking policy, saying that smoking is prohibited in all indoor workplaces and places of public access by law and by University policy. The document adds a variety of examples of loca
Daily Princetonian
added Nov 25, 2014 10:08
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Proposed Regulations Aim to Clamp Down on Smoking in China

the Chinese government has released a draft of anti-tobacco regulations that for the first time would ban smoking in all indoor public places. Also, for the first time, cigarette packages would have to prominently feature information about the dangers of
New York Times Blogs
added Nov 25, 2014 10:07
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[Africa, South Africa] E-cigarettes the enemy of the health system - Motsoaledi

If the health minister has his way, vaping will soon be regulated like regular smoking because, he says, Big Tobacco is complicit in its rise.
Daily Mail and Guardian (za)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:21
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SPECIAL REPORT Should e-cig use be regulated in Nevada?

“We're a pediatric office, and I think promoting smoking in any form is never a good idea around children. We thought people would just naturally not do it, but obviously we were wrong, so we went ahead and put a sign up,” said Dr. Kenneth Misch, who wor
KVVU FOX5 (Henderson, NV)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:18
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[Luxembourg] Smokers lighting up less since smoking ban

The TNS-ILReS survey polled 509 Luxembourg residents aged 16 and above over the phone on their smoking habits and their perceptions nine months after the ban came into force. Publishing the findings on Monday, Luxembourg's Health Ministry found that 12
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:14
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Hawaii County Council advances e-cig ban

A bill prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes anywhere smoking traditional cigarettes is banned moved ahead Wednesday to its final vote, after attempts to first amend, then delay, the measure were batted away by a County Council majority.
West Hawaii Today
added Nov 24, 2014 15:11
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Kentucky State Employees Can Say Goodbye to Smoke Breaks on State Property

an expanded tobacco-free workplace policy goes into effect today for state buildings. And a state official said the new policy affects thousands of state employees who smoke, and officials are hopeful it will help convince some employees to enter smoking
WFPL 89.3 (Louisville, KY)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:09
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