Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 111,035 headlines found
Toronto is banning shisha smoking in lounges and restaurants, becoming the latest Canadian city to outlaw the hookah. City councillors overwhelmingly endorsed the public-health-inspired ban Wednesday, rejecting a proposed compromise. The prohibition, wh
Nov 3, 2015 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 7, 2015 16:33
Toronto Council voted 34-3 Wednesday to ban hookah smoking inside licensed businesses in Toronto, effective April 1, 2016. After a brief debate, council decided to extinguish indoor hookah smoking — even if it doesn’t involve tobacco. “We’re going to d
Nov 3, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 7, 2015 16:30
As another e-cigarette store in Pictou County opened its doors, the provincial Department of Health continues to look at ways to legislate restrictions on the products.
Oct 21, 2014 Pictou County News (ca)
added Oct 23, 2014 13:52
On Tuesday, Councillors will be asked to consider bylaw amendments that would ban selling the battery-powered devices to minors, and force users to abide by the same rules as regular smokers.
Sep 25, 2014 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Sep 29, 2014 21:51
With the Tobacco Products Control Act No 1 of 2010 to be gazetted next month, after which it will be enforced, effectively banning people from smoking in public places, a random survey by New Era yesterday indicates that many people fully support what the
Mar 5, 2014 The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added Mar 5, 2014 13:38
Khartoum city authorities revoked the licences of shisha cafes two years ago after radical preachers said the practice - which involves inhaling flavored tobacco, or shisha, through a water pipe also known as a hookah or arghila - not only damaged the he
May 1, 2013 Reuters
added May 3, 2013 02:37
Council voted Monday to treat e-cigarettes like real cigarettes in city workplaces. With no debate, council voted 36 to 2 to prohibit e-cigarette use in City of Toronto workplaces and “recommend the same” to the city’s agencies and corporations.
Aug 25, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Aug 28, 2014 10:46
Kelowna city council is considering banning e-cigarettes in some public spaces after getting a written request from Interior Health. “Interior Health supports the City of Kelowna to act immediately and amend bylaw to stop the growing use of e-cigarettes
Mar 23, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 24, 2015 02:57
Northlands recently revamped its smoking policies, and is now banning e-cigarette use from all its facilities. “We were looking at the overall guest experience,” said Jennifer Sheehan, a spokesperson for Northlands. “From a guest perspective, smoke is s
Sep 30, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added Oct 3, 2014 01:32
Clarification to existing bylaw states the devices fall under city's definition of 'smoking'
Jun 27, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Jul 2, 2014 15:29