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[New York] NYC may ban smoking while walking

Councilman Peter Koo was expected to introduce a bill Wednesday night that would ban smoking a cigarette while walking on New York City’s streets, according to NY1. Smokers who stand in one spot, however, would still be allowed to puff away. The goal, ac
Metro International
added Mar 21, 2018 22:09

Vaping could be added to Florida smoking ban

Carlton, the main backer of the proposal, said Floridians have been subjected to second-hand vapor when they attend movies or restaurants and other public places since the devices started proliferating. The Florida Constitution Revision Commission voted
The Business Journals
added Mar 21, 2018 22:08

[Canada] Lambton College Takes A Stand Against Smoking

Many students at Lambton College will take part in a one day “Stand Against Smoking” on Wednesday. The smoke-free day is intended to raise awareness and gather students opinions towards tobacco use on campus and a smoke-free policy. (ca)
added Mar 21, 2018 22:07

Tourist beaches in Thailand to issue new bans to protect popular holiday islands

The increase in numbers, up from 35.3 million in 2017, has caused a large amount of damage to the islands as tourism increases... The smoking ban will come into place from November 1 after over 138,000 butts were found on one beach in September. Feedin
Daily Express (uk)
added Mar 21, 2018 13:45

[Hawaii] Proposed Bill Would Prohibit Smoking on All UH Campuses

The House of Representatives Committees on Health & Human Services and Higher Education will hear Senate Bill 134, which prohibits smoking and tobacco use, including the use of electronic smoking devices, by any person on the premises of the University o
Maui (HI) Now
added Mar 21, 2018 11:48

No smoking: New Zealand employers within their rights to turn away smokers

workplace relations company Employsure found 15 New Zealand organisations with job ads referencing "non-smokers only" or "non-smokers preferred".... A Human Rights Commission spokeswoman said although it might not be considered fair or reasonable, it was
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:48

[California] LA council expands nonsmoking policy across city

Los Altos City Council unanimously approved a more encompassing smoking ban last week. The original ordinance, reviewed by the council in October, would have extended the smoking ban to cover outdoor dining areas. However, the council asked staff to ame
Town Crier
added Mar 21, 2018 11:45

[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society celebrating ruling protecting SK renters from second-hand smoke exposure

Canadian Cancer Society’s Donna Paseichnik speaks about the second hand smoke ruling for Saskatchewan tenants at the CCS office in downtown Regina. “This is probably one of the most important things, professionally, that I have done, personally,” said P
CKRM – 620 (ca)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:44
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[Canada] New ruling protects Sask. renters from second-hand smoke

The ruling, made by the Saskatchewan Court of Queen’s Bench, can apply to any housing authorities or landlords in the province. It first came down in March 2017, but wasn’t made official until the appeal was dismissed last month. Three tenants had brou
CJME News Talk 980 AM (Regina, SAS) (ca)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:40

[Canada] VIDEO: Ruling gives renters protection from secondhand smoke

The Saskatchewan Office of Residential Tenancies has ruled in favour of four tenants who live in three buildings operated by the Regina Housing Authority. The tenants complained to their landlord about secondhand smoke coming into their units from neighb
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:39
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