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[New York] Babylon bans use of e-cigarettes, vape pens in public parks

The Babylon Town Board on Wednesday approved banning the use of e-cigarettes in public parks and also voted to limit stores that primarily sell such products to industrial areas of the town. The town’s code banning smoking in town parks, recreation areas
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Apr 26, 2018 20:35
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[Africa, South Africa] CABINET APPROVES NEW TOBACCO BILL FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

The new bill is intended to replace the 1993 Tobacco Control Act... “It addresses key areas relating to indoor public areas, display of tobacco products at point of sea, use of electronic devices and the introduction of plain packaging of tobacco product
Eyewitness News (za)
added Apr 26, 2018 18:51
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[Indiana] This year's Indy 500 will be first with smoking ban in IMS grandstands

While IMS' smoking ban isn't new, it will be the first 500 that it is in effect. Smoking was allowed in all grandstands for last year's 500 and in some for Carb Day and the IndyCar Grand Prix. However, all IMS grandstands officially became smoke-free a
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Apr 26, 2018 18:43
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Macau Casino Employees Less Satisfied in Workplace, but More Confident in Career Outlook

Beginning in 2019, all gaming tables and slot machines must be at least 9.8 feet (three meters) from smoking lounges. The indoor smoking chambers must also feature “negative pressure” ventilation systems that pull in contaminated air and prevents it from
Casino.org
added Apr 26, 2018 18:28
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Duma committee approves proposal for return of smoking rooms in Russian airports

Despite protests from the Health Ministry, the Lower House committee for transport has approved a bill that, if passed, would allow the return of smoking areas in airports. The sponsor of the bill, MP Sergey Boyarsky (United Russia), explained the motion
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Apr 26, 2018 16:07
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[Louisiana] Healthier air for all

The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living evaluates and implements tobacco control initiatives that can reduce and prevent tobacco use, to help Louisianans lead healthier lives. Their aim is to eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke in public spaces
KNOE 8 News (Monroe, LA)
added Apr 26, 2018 14:42
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[Alaska] LETTER: Smoke-free workplace bill should be passed

To the editor: I was quite confused and very disappointed when I read the editorial on April 18. I think it was full of misinformation. Here are some facts: ... It is time for Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, to stop playing politics with the health
Fairbanks (AK) Daily News-Miner
added Apr 26, 2018 12:18
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[New York] Babylon Town holding hearings on e-cigarette ban proposal

The Town of Babylon on Wednesday will hold public hearings... officials are proposing to add “electronic cigarettes, vape pens, vapors, e-liquids, other legal marijuana derivatives or other substances” to the section of its code prohibiting cigarette, ci
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Apr 26, 2018 11:51
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[Ireland] Poll: Should smoking be banned in outdoors eating areas?

We’re asking: Should smoking be banned in outdoors eating areas? Yes No I don't know
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Apr 26, 2018 11:51
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LETTER TO WALT DISNEY Re: Fox Searchlight movies(PDF)

Dear Mr. Iger: As investors representing $556 billion... Summary We propose the following steps to manage the public health risk posed by the Fox film acquisition, which align with recommendations from global health experts: (1) Extend The Walt D
Seventh Generation Interfaith CRI
added Apr 26, 2018 02:57
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