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A Guide to California's Proposed Ban on Smoking in Apartments

What would the bill do? AB 746, currently in the Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee, would ban smoking in “any residential property containing two or more units with one or more shared walls, floors, ceilings, or ventilation systems.”
KQED (San Francisco, CA)
added Mar 15, 2013 06:36

Kent (cigarette)

Kent's Micronite filter was introduced shortly after the publication of a series of articles in Reader's Digest in 1952 entitled "Cancer by the Carton", that scared American consumers into seeking out a filter brand at a time when most brands were filterl
added Apr 2, 2013 09:10

[Wyoming] Smoking Ordinance FAQ

Q1. When does the ordinance go into effect? Answer: September 1, 2012. Q2. Will I get a chance to vote on the Ordinance change? Answer: No.
City of Casper, WY
added Mar 14, 2013 07:08

Cigarette taxes in the United States - 11 March 2013

In the United States cigarettes are taxed at both the federal and state levels, in addition to any state and local sales taxes and local cigarette-specific taxes. Cigarette taxation has appeared throughout American history and is still a contested issue
added Mar 30, 2013 19:49

[India] '40% of tobacco consumers in Bihar are women'

According to Global Adult Tobacco Survey-2010, 40% of the tobacco consumers in the state are women! The state has the dubious distinction of having the largest number of tobacco consumers after five smaller states, including Mizoram, Manipur and Meghalaya
Times of India
added Mar 10, 2013 14:34

Tobacco packaging warning messages

Tobacco packaging warning messages are warning messages that appear on the packaging of cigarettes and other tobacco products concerning the health effects of those products. They have been implemented in an effort to enhance the public's awareness of th
added Mar 12, 2013 06:41

Dying habits: UK cuts down on heavy drinking and smoking

Office for National Statistics issues snapshot of demographic, social and economic change over 40 years Share 159
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 03:04

[UK] Chapter 1 - Smoking (General Lifestyle Survey Overview - a report on the 2011 General Lifestyle Survey)

This chapter presents data on the prevalence of cigarette smoking in Great Britain in 2011, as well as information on trends in smoking over time.
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 03:02

[UK] ONS survey: Smoking halves in 40 years

The General Lifestyle Survey indicates 45% of adults smoked in 1974 compared with 20% in 2011.
BBC Online
added Mar 8, 2013 07:02

[UK] Smoking, drinking and living alone: what the General Household Survey tells us about how Britain has changed

Smoking has never been less popular in the UK. The overall fall in smoking has been due to a fall in both light to moderate smokers (defined as fewer than 20 cigarettes a day) and heavy smokers (more than 20 per day). The proportions of adults smoking he
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 7, 2013 15:23
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