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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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WARNER/POLLACK: The Nicotine Fix

America’s cigarette addiction may seem to be mostly over. But low-income Americans continue to smoke—and die—at alarming rates. A radical new strategy could help them quit once and for all... This mixed-modality tobacco-control regulatory strategy would
The Atlantic Monthly
added Nov 13, 2014 14:58
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Chilean news media coverage of proposed regulations on tobacco use in national entertainment media, May 2011–February 2013

Chile introduced legislation to ban smoking in enclosed public spaces. From May 2011 to January 2013, Chilean lawmakers discussed amending this legislation to include a ban of all forms of indirect TAPS. The tobacco and entertainment industries lobbied ag
Tobacco Control
added Nov 1, 2014 22:43
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[USA] College University System of Georgia enacts tobacco ban on all campuses

At the University of Georgia, students voiced their concerns through an organized protest on Tate Plaza last Tuesday, Sept. 30. About 50 students attended throughout the 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. time block.
USA Today
added Oct 8, 2014 05:50
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[Canada] Vancouver council butts out e-cigarettes in public places

Vancouver city council has voted to treat electronic cigarettes in the same way conventional ones, and keep them out of public places. “So its regulated sale, not to minors, and you can’t use e-cigarettes or vaping devices where you would not be able to
CMHJ AM730
added Oct 5, 2014 02:54
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[Czech Republic] Czech gov’t not united on smoking in restaurants

The Cabinet today neither supported nor rejected a proposal to ban smoking in all restaurants, which was submitted by MPs for the government’s ANO movement.
Prague Post (cz)
added Aug 28, 2014 12:47
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[Asia, Uae: Dubai] Dubai moves to prohibit smoking in public places

Dubai Municipality has launched a campaign to implement UAE Cabinet Resolution No. 24 of 2013 and Regulations under Federal Law No 15 of 2009 on tobacco control, concerning the prohibition and control of tobacco use in public places for the public intere
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Aug 7, 2014 10:40
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Tobacco Use Among Youths — Argentina, 2007 and 2012

The findings that "ever tobacco" use among adolescent males and females is decreasing in Argentina are consistent with the decrease reported among adults in Argentina in the 2012 Global Adult Tobacco Survey.* Although Argentina has not ratified the WHO F
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 10, 2014 22:53
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[Canada] All local hospitals now completely smoke-free

The Grey Bruce Health Unit congratulates all 11 hospitals in Grey Bruce for making their grounds 100 per cent smoke-free. The policies come into effect on World No Tobacco Day, May 31. All patients, visitors, volunteers and staff are not permitted to sm
Simcoe County (Ont) Online (ca)
added May 27, 2014 02:33
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Senegal law bans smoking in public

Senegal's health minister says lawmakers have banned tobacco advertising and smoking in public places. Awa Marie Coll Seck said parliament passed the law unanimously on Friday. It imposes fines of up to $100 for smoking in public and more than $400,000 f
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 18, 2014 08:59
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