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[Canada] Smoking banned in parks

A Similkameen community has banned smoking in public parks. Keremeos council unanimously voted this week to impose a $100 fine on anyone caught smoking in Memorial or Pine parks. "This came to the forefront because of all the wildfires we had in the ar
Castanet.net (ca)
added Oct 5, 2017 16:25
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[Mississippi] Southern Miss Transitioning to Tobacco-Free on All Campuses

A Tobacco Free Campus Taskforce has been created through the Moffitt Health Center with members from the Hattiesburg and Gulf Park campuses to assist with policy promotion, awareness and implementation. Current members include representatives from the Of
Southern Miss Now (University of Southern Mississippi)
added Oct 5, 2017 16:23
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Man's anger over being told to stop smoking at bus interchange lands him in jail

Unhappy at being told to stop smoking at a bus interchange, a man pushed an elderly part-time security officer, punched and kicked him when he fell to the ground, while his colleague lay on top of the victim. Two teachers, who happened to be at the Pasir
Straits Times (sg)
added Oct 5, 2017 13:33
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[California] City bans smoking in multi-family housing

the Redwood City Council voted Monday to ban smoking in and around apartment buildings, condominiums and duplexes. Though smoking will be allowed in unenclosed, designated areas at least 25 feet away from gyms and areas primarily used by children, counci
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Oct 5, 2017 13:29
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[California] Tustin moves toward a new smoking ban: No tobacco, weed, or e-cigs

The American Lung Association in California Wednesday praised the Tustin City Council for taking a first step toward banning smoking in the city’s parks. The council on Tuesday approved the proposed ban on first reading, and is scheduled to take a final
MyNewsLA.com
added Oct 5, 2017 13:21
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[Canada] Proposed bylaw may ban all smoking near business entrances

Smoking could be banned near all entrances to publicly accessible buildings in Flin Flon as early as mid-October. City council has approved first reading of a bylaw that would prohibit lighting up within 16 feet of the doorway to any building open to th
Flin Flon (MB) Reminder (ca)
added Oct 5, 2017 13:02
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[California] Smoking ordinance may have to wait

Now City Council members appear to agree that the debate is worth having again, especially in light of recent talk surrounding cannabis. “I think it has to come back and I think it has to come back with the legalization of cannabis coming in January,”
Half Moon Bay (CA) Review
added Oct 5, 2017 13:02
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[Pennsylvania] Smoking bans for area colleges and universities becoming a popular trend

More than two thousand colleges and universities have instituted such a ban, including dozens right here in the Delaware Valley. Another handful of campuses are looking to increase their smoking restrictions on campus. But, how well the bans are being re
WTXF Fox 29 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Oct 5, 2017 12:57
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[California] Smoking ban: Buildings in Redwood City with at least 2 housing units restricted

It will be illegal to smoke in any housing unit in Redwood City that shares a wall with another unit by Jan. 1, 2019, city officials decided Monday. The City Council, in a 7-0 vote, adopted a smoke-free multi-family housing ordinance that will affect upw
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Oct 5, 2017 12:53
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[UK] NHS Tayside bans smoking​ on premises

Smoking has now been banned on premises and grounds belonging to NHS Tayside’s mental health services. Lighting up is already prohibited in the grounds of NHS Tayside buildings, including Ninewells. The smoke-free status in the grounds of every hospita
Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 5, 2017 12:00
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