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[Canada] City looks to ban smoking in public places

city council approved draft legislation aimed at banning all forms of smoking and use of vaporizers (such as electronic cigarettes, pipes or hookahs) from bus shelters, outdoor sports facilities, vehicles for hire, city-owned or leased facilities, parks a
Prince George (BC) Citizen (ca)
added Sep 2, 2015 10:16
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Australia's Possible Nationwide Smoking Ban Will Be World's First

Australia is considering a ban on smoking to prohibit people from using "cancer sticks" which only endanger public health and safety. However, the Australian government will give smokers the option of using e-cigarettes to ease them into quitting the ris
International Business Times (au)
added Sep 16, 2013 11:41
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[Pennsylvania] Smoke-Free Housing Policy (PDF)

1. Smoking is not permitted in Housing Authority buildings, including apartments, in accordance with the following guidelines.
York Housing Authority
added Jun 13, 2012 12:04
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[Canada] No butts about it, smoking banned on B.C. Ferries property, starting Jan. 22

Smoking, which includes marijuana and vapour products, will be prohibited on all B.C. Ferries property. Smoking in private vehicles has generated a number of complaints, said B.C. Ferries spokeswoman Deborah Marshall, including people smoking with their
Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Dec 8, 2017 18:17
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MIRZOYAN: Smoking Bans in Michigan are Here to Stay

No amount of regulations can end all smoking; therefore, it is still important to respect those who do smoke by creating laws that allow for people to smoke without harming putting others’ health at risk. Cigar bars that require an hour of ventilation be
Michigan Policy Network (MSU)
added Aug 17, 2013 14:33
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Washington State's Proposed Legislation Would Again Allow Public Smoking

The House Committee on Business and Financial Services has scheduled a hearing this Thursday, February 14 on legislation that would create a loophole in the voter approved, Initiative 901 and once again allow smoking in public places and places of employ
KNDU TV Channel 25 (Kennewick, WA)
added Feb 17, 2013 14:24
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[Alabama] New policy will bar smoking within 25 feet of buildings at Auburn University

Auburn University will implement a new campus smoking policy with the start of fall semester on Aug. 16, requiring tobacco users to move at least 25 feet away from buildings to smoke.
Auburn University
added Aug 14, 2012 21:44
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[North Carolina] Carolina Beach May Have No Authority To Ban Smoking On Beach

The Town of Carolina Beach may not be the owners of their beachfront and therefore be unable to enact a ban on smoking on the beach.
Island Gazette
added Aug 4, 2012 14:27
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Smokers mixed on Raleigh's proposed bus-stop smoking ban

Capital City bus riders are mixed about the Raleigh City Council's recent decision to back a policy that bans smoking at major Capital Area Transit bus stops.
WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Jul 25, 2012 03:43
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[North Carolina] Kickback Jack's goes to court to appeal smoking fines

The owner of the Kickback Jack's in Wilmington has asked the New Hanover County District Court to reverse the county board of health's decision to uphold fines against the restaurant for violating state smoking laws.
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Jul 23, 2012 02:48
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