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[Georgia (Country)] Smoking ban in all indoor public places comes into force in Georgia

The law on tobacco control has come into force today meaning that smoking in public places such as bars, restaurants and offices is forbidden. In case of a violation, the owner of the venue will be charged 500 GEL; if the violation is repeated, the fine
Agenda.ge (ge)
added May 3, 2018 18:09
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[South Africa] Editorial | Tighter tobacco laws need teeth

What the new bill does offer in way of a concrete move to reduce health hazards is the regulation of e-cigarettes and other electronic nicotine devices for the first time. There has been growing evidence for some years now that such smoking alternatives
HeraldLive (za)
added May 3, 2018 18:04
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[Georgia (Country)] New Smoking Regulations Take Effect Today

Smoking of tobacco, including electronic cigarettes and Hookah, will be prohibited in all enclosed areas, with the exception of houses, psychiatric clinics, penitentiary facilities and casinos. Smoking will only be permitted in designated areas in the ai
Georgia Today (ge)
added May 3, 2018 17:56
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[Africa, South Africa] SA restaurateurs support the #smokingban

The results of a University of Cape Town (UCT) study shows that the #smokingban has the support of local restaurant owners and managers The study, which canvassed views in South Africa’s restaurant industry, was published by the South African Medical Jo
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added May 3, 2018 17:53
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[South Africa] Tougher smoking ban gets nod of approval

Most restaurant owners support a full ban on smoking in their establishments, according to a recent study. The Cabinet has approved the Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill, which provides for a ban on smoking at outdoor publi
BusinessLive (za)
added May 3, 2018 17:50
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[South Africa] New study reveals restaurant owners support a full ban on smoking

While Tobacco companies across the world are targeting the African and developing market, Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi is not happy to sit back and watch the damage being done. Motsoaledi has proposed new strict laws against smoking, now, the rest
TheSouthAfrican.com (za)
added May 3, 2018 17:48
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ROGERS: Alaska must push smoke-free workplace bill through

It was disappointing to read the editorial regarding smoke-free workplaces, especially because I believe that the News-Miner took a position of support several years ago, when work on this legislation began. I have long been in favor of smoke free environ
Fairbanks (AK) Daily News-Miner
added May 3, 2018 16:57
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[California] Los Altos' expanded smoking ban goes into effect

The ordinance prohibits smoking in nearly all enclosed public places and many unenclosed public places. Public places are areas, publicly or privately owned, that are accessible by the public, whether by payment of money or not, and regardless of any age
Los Altos Town Crier
added May 3, 2018 16:51
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[Connecticut] Norwalk BOE to revamp vaping policy

the Greenwich district decided to revise its drug and alcohol policy to incorporate vaping, rather than create a separate policy. Members of Norwalk’s policy committee decided to follow suit and revamp the district’s drug and alcohol policy before they p
Norwalk (CT) Hour
added May 2, 2018 18:14
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[New York] NY school installs sensors to cut down on students vaping

Plainedge High School is involved in a pilot program for Fly Sense, a sensor system that alerts school officials when students are vaping. "There's a sensor inside there that is able to detect vape and what it does is it sets off an alarm, which is bas
ABC News
added May 2, 2018 17:20
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