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[Hawaii] Maui Committee to Hear Bill: No Smoking in Cars with Kids Present

Under PEA-41, individuals would be prohibited from smoking in vehicles when persons under the age of 18 are present. Groups advocating for passage of the legislation include the Coalition for a Tobacco Free Hawaiʻi and the Hawaiʻi Public Health Institut
Maui (HI) Now
added Dec 30, 2017 00:10
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[Africa, Kenya] End of party for shisha smoke lovers as Health CS bans sale

This ban makes Kenya the third East African country to ban shisha smoking after Tanzania and Rwanda. The smoke of 100 or more cigarettes is inhaled in a single session.
Daily Nation (ke)
added Dec 29, 2017 21:29
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[Africa] Mailu bans shisha smoking in Kenya, cites health risks

The government has banned smoking of shisha. Health CS Cleopa Mailu, in a gazette notice yesterday, said they had banned the importation, manufacture, advertising and sale of shisha in this country. Anyone found contravening the new rules will be liable
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Dec 29, 2017 21:27
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[Ohio] Springfield trustees ban smoking at recreational areas

After hearing a presentation by Summit County Public Health Creating Healthy Communities, Springfield Township trustees approved a policy that bans smoking of any kind in recreational areas of the township.
The Suburbanite
added Dec 29, 2017 21:18
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[Papua New Guinea] Second-Hand Cigarettes Are Dangerous To Health

Papua New Guinea Does Not Have Any Policies Against Tobacco Use In Public Spaces, Meaning People Can Smoke Everywhere.
[Papua New Guinea] Post-Courier
added Dec 28, 2017 22:59
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Primary care healthcare professionals’ knowledge, attitudes and practices towards promoting the reduction of children’s secondhand smoke exposure: a mixed-methods review and synthesis

findings highlight healthcare professionals’ need for further training and support, which would enable them to better translate their knowledge of the risks associated with secondhand smoke exposure into actual clinical practices. The review identified a
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 28, 2017 22:59
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[California] Demonstrations, smoking ban and landmark hotel were among Laguna's notable issues in 2017

On June 23, smoking became illegal on sidewalks and alleys and in multi-unit residential common areas such as laundry rooms. The City Council in May unanimously passed an ordinance amending Laguna’s municipal code to expand the number of public areas wh
Los Angeles Times
added Dec 28, 2017 22:58
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[Canada] No smoking on TDMH property as of Jan. 1

As of Jan. 1, 2018, Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital (TDMH) will become a completely smoke-free campus, in accordance with the Smoke-Free Ontario Act. Smoking will be prohibited in hospital buildings, exterior grounds, parking lots and inside vehic
Tillsonburg (Ont) News (ca)
added Dec 28, 2017 22:58
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[Papua New Guinea] KEP: Second-Hand Smokes Are Dangerous

people can smoke everywhere, even on Public Moving Vehicles (PMV) spreading second hand smoke to smokers and non-smokers even children and its very alarming...PNG is one of the ten countries with the highest rates of tobacco use in the world even though i
[Papua New Guinea] Post-Courier
added Dec 28, 2017 22:58
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[Canada] Multiple municipalities in P.E.I. looking at expanding smoke-free policies into bylaws

Frank Morrison, tobacco-free project manager with Recreation P.E.I. and a board member of Smoke-Free P.E.I., said he believes Stratford is on track to become the first “smoke-free community in Canada.” He said Souris, Montague, Charlottetown, Cornwall
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Dec 28, 2017 22:58
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