Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 110,321 headlines found
Thailand banned smoking and littering at 24 beachside locations that are popular with tourists over environmental concerns on Thursday, the ministry of natural resources and environment said.
Feb 1, 2018 Reuters
added Feb 1, 2018 17:02
Officials on Thursday began strictly enforcing a ban on smoking on beaches, with offenders facing a possible year in prison and a Bt100,000 fine. The Marine and Coastal Resources Department announced a strict ban on smoking at 24 beaches in 15 provinces
Feb 1, 2018 The Nation (th)
added Feb 1, 2018 16:59
Unless it radically changes its stance toward the issue, Japan could end up entertaining many of the foreign visitors to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics in smoke-filled restaurants and bars.
Feb 1, 2018 Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Feb 1, 2018 05:08
[Massachusetts] Agency discovers it’s hard to quit smoking, plans to explore changes to housing policy
Now, three and a half years after the Cambridge ban went into effect, Petruzzi said managers are still hearing many complaints of people smoking inside. “Zero tolerance is not appropriate when you have addiction,” he said. Staff members haven’t received
Feb 1, 2018 Cambridge (MA) Day
added Feb 1, 2018 02:44
[Rhode Island] Rep. Diaz introduces legislation that would add marijuana, vapor to secondhand smoke laws
The bill (2018-H 7299) would provide that any law or regulation which prohibits or protects a person from exposure to secondhand smoke would also include secondhand marijuana smoke or vapor, regardless of how the smoke or vapor was generated.
Jan 31, 2018 State of Rhode Island General Assembly
added Feb 3, 2018 00:16
The Ohio Board of Regents unanimously voted to recommend the University System of Ohio to adopt a smoke-free policy in 2012. Since then, a growing number of schools have agreed to go tobacco free, and Kent State University joined the list as of July 1, 2
Jan 31, 2018 KentWired (Kent State University)
added Feb 1, 2018 18:46
Greece’s Health Minister Andreas Xanthos on Wednesday called on competent authorities to enforce the anti-smoking law, and start strict checks on public places where smoking is being permitted. The 2010 anti-smoking law that bans smoking in closed space
Jan 31, 2018 Greek Reporter
added Feb 1, 2018 05:06
Did you also know that It can cost $5,000-6,000 to get the smell of marijuana smoke out of a house and apartment walls and floors? Most provincial landlords want the right to immediately ban the use of pot in rental properties once recreational weed is l
Jan 31, 2018 Dawson Creek (BC) Mirror (ca)
added Feb 1, 2018 03:02
Under the bill, violators would be fined $100. Representatives on Tuesday voted 41-30 for the bill by Rep. Rolanda Hollis, a Democrat from Birmingham. The bill now moves to the Alabama Senate.
Jan 31, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2018 02:45
Dasha Winterer, junior astrophysics major, explains how she doesn’t think students should be banned from smoking on campus, and that no one is enforcing the rule anyway.
Jan 31, 2018 Daily Evergreen [Washington State U.]
added Feb 1, 2018 01:38