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What you need to know about Italy's new smoking laws

There are some 10.3 million smokers in Italy, or around 19 percent of the population. The new laws aim to reduce this number and prevent some of the 83 thousand deaths smoking causes in Italy each year.
The Local Italy (it)
added Feb 3, 2016 01:02
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Italy cracks down on smokers as tough law takes effect

The laws require cigarette packs to carry stark pictures of people who suffered from the effects of smoking, including one of a woman coughing up blood and another of a man who died of a heart attack being zipped up in a body bag. Those caught smoking i
Reuters
added Feb 2, 2016 19:02
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[Europe] Smokers in Italy are now facing fines of up to 500 euros ($600) if they light up in a car with a child or pregnant woman _ or if they toss a cigarette butt on the street _ thanks to new health and environmental laws that are going into effect

They also specifically target pediatric hospitals and other medical facilities catering to pregnant women and newborns in a bid to cut the estimated 70,000-83,000 deaths a year ...The measures are contained in a new law conforming to EU regulations aimed
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 2, 2016 18:50
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[Italy] New laws coming into force banning smoking in cars with kids, pregnant / Also higher sanctions, shock images on cigarette packages

New anti-smoking regulations based on EU directives will be progressively introduced in Italy, with the first going into effect on Tuesday, ANSA sources said on Monday. The new measures are aimed at curbing smoking among young people, and include a s
ANSA (it)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:08
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[UK] Car smoking ban 'not being enforced' in South East

Drivers in the South East are escaping penalties under a new law banning smoking in cars with children present. None was stopped, cautioned, fined or arrested in the ban's first three months, Freedom of Information figures from Surrey and Sussex Police s
BBC Online
added Feb 1, 2016 18:14
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: Task force pushing to make smoking with kids in car illegal

for children under 18 in a car, a task force at the L.O.B. recommends a new law, that makes it a $100 fine to smoke in the car with anyone under the age of 18. Sharon Gauvin says when she learned about the dangers of secondhand smoke she stopped and says
WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added Jan 28, 2016 15:10
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: Task force to decide on law banning smoking in cars with kids

A task force is meeting today to discuss making it illegal to smoke in a car if there’s a child in it. This follows years of unsuccessful tries to change smoking laws, but the co-chair of the task force tells News8, there’s a real chance this time.
WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added Jan 27, 2016 18:55
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[UK] Police yet to fine anyone in Coventry for smoking in a car with children

A Freedom of Information request has revealed West Midlands Police have not issued a single fine since October 1 last year when it became illegal. It is also against the law for a driver not to stop someone smoking where there are children in the car.
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 14:31
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[Connecticut] State task force to decide on law banning smoking in cars

A legislative task force is expected to decide whether to recommend that Connecticut lawmakers vote to ban smoking in vehicles when a child is inside. The controversial proposal has been met with opposition from lawmakers concerned about the potential f
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 25, 2016 17:42
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[Connecticut] Task force to decide on law banning smoking in cars

A legislative task force is expected to decide whether to recommend that Connecticut lawmakers vote to ban smoking in vehicles when a child is inside. The controversial proposal has been met with opposition from lawmakers concerned about the potential for
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 25, 2016 13:02
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