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[California] NCTD changes no smoking rules after suit

The North County Transit District board of directors voted Thursday to tweak the agency’s no-smoking rules after being sued by an Oceanside resident who said enforcement was too lax. The agency had two ordinances dealing with smoking — one that prohibite
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 22, 2016 02:00

[Asia, India] Does a puff in a car violate smoking ban? No one's sure

A senior official in the state anti-tobacco cell said they cannot take action against those smoking in private vehicles. “The Act does not give provision to book those who smoke in private vehicles. But traffic police can take action against those smokin
New Indian Express (in)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:32

[UK] Tunbridge Wells taxi drivers could be banned from smoking e-cigs

The decision on whether or not to ban Tunbridge Wells taxi drivers from vaping in their vehicles has been put on ice. Council chiefs have decided to hold off until they can ask the public for their views. The licensing committee at Tunbridge Wells Boro
This is Kent (Kent & East Sussex Courier) (uk)
added Jul 12, 2016 14:14
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[UK] No fines issued for smoking in cars with children ($$)

But only three police forces across England and Wales have reported any incidents in the last seven months, and these were addressed with verbal warnings. No further action has been taken and no fines have been issued by the 42 English and Welsh forces…
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 4, 2016 16:46
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[UK] Police fail to fine a single driver for smoking with children in car under new law as officers 'turn blind eye'

Police are not enforcing a new law to protect children from adults smoking in cars, it has emerged, as figures showed no one has been fined since legislation was introduced. Since October last year, anyone caught smoking in a vehicle carrying someone un
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 4, 2016 16:46

Virginia bans smoking in cars with children eight or younger

Under a new Virginia law that goes into effect his Friday, July 1, adults will have to put out their cigarettes when in a car with a child eight years old or younger. The law states that anyone in a car with a child eight years old or younger who holds a
Christian Science Monitor
added Jun 29, 2016 20:08

[UK] Police Aren’t Fining Adults For Smoking In Cars With Kids, But It Doesn’t Mean Legislation Isn’t Working

“Making smoking in cars a subject of legislation creates a deterrent and gives children the right to challenge adults who smoke in the car they’re travelling in,” Arnott said. “Research by ASH, carried out after the legislation came into force, found 86%
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 29, 2016 15:03

[UK] No fines issued for smoking in cars with children

Police are choosing not to enforce a new law protecting children from people smoking in cars, figures suggest. Legislation introduced in October 2015 makes it illegal to smoke in a vehicle carrying someone who is under 18.
BBC Online
added Jun 29, 2016 14:18
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[UK] No motorists in Lincolnshire prosecuted under car smoking ban

Not a single motorist in Lincolnshire has been prosecuted for smoking in their car with a child since the law was changed to make it illegal last year. The Department of Health and Public Health England introduced legislation on October 1, 2015, making i
The Lincolnite (uk)
added Jun 27, 2016 14:04

[Hawaii] Giving Kauai keiki a voice

For Christopher Takinaka, a proposed bill that seeks to prohibit smoking in cars with children under the age of 18 will protect those who cannot protect themselves. “This isn’t about the old man, driving in his car, enjoying a smoke; it’s not about me, of
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Jun 21, 2016 10:59
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