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Vermont police department issues first car-smoking ticket

A Vermont police department says it has issued its first ticket to a driver who was smoking with a child in his car. St. Johnsbury Police say a civil ticket that included a $162 fine was issued last week to 32-year-old Daniel Berube after his car was sto
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 23, 2014 15:27
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Vermont issues 1st ticket after new law that bans smoking in a car carrying kids

A St. Johnsbury police officer issued the ticket on July 19 to 32-year-old Daniel Berube. The Caledonia Record reports that the man was smoking a cigarette with a toddler in the back of the car.
WNYT NBC-13 (Albany, NY)
added Jul 23, 2014 15:26
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[UK] Council backs government plans for car smoking ban

THE council has welcomed the launch of a public consultation over government proposals to ban smoking in cars in front of children. It follows a successful scheme in the town in 2013 when more than 1,200 people pledged to stop smoking in their cars and h
St Helens Star (uk)
added Jul 23, 2014 13:12
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[UK, UK-Wales] Most smokers 'want ban in cars'

Research carried out by Flexed shows 89% of smokers support a complete ban and 96% of non-smokers believe smoking in cars should be outlawed.
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 06:56
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Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) backs prohibition on smoking in cars carrying children, UK

The CIEH supports the proposals for a prohibition on smoking in private vehicles when children are present as a necessary measure to further protect them from the effect of harmful secondhand tobacco smoke. The government has today published 'Smoking in
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jul 18, 2014 11:16
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[UK] Drivers could face up to £10,000 fine if they allow smoking with child in the car

Government draws up rules for ban on smoking in cars carrying children Anyone caught breaking the law will be hit with an on-the-spot fine of £50 If it goes to court the fine will increase to a maximum of £800
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 18, 2014 11:15
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[Australia] MOORE: Smoking in cars with children isn't a private matter

The new law may prove difficult and expensive to enforce. But it marks an important symbolic step, bolstering the already-popular view that smoking in front of children is not acceptable. And if legislation improves children’s health, it will be a battle
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 16, 2014 21:41
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Guernsey plans smoking ban in cars with children

The plans are part of a draft Tobacco Control Strategy for 2015 - 2020 which has been released to the public. The health department says the goal is to reduce the level of smoking in Guernsey and Alderney to 5%.
BBC Online
added Jul 16, 2014 19:14
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[UK] Drivers face £10,000 fine if a PASSENGER starts smoking in a car carrying children

A new law will make it illegal smoke in a car in England if it is carrying children. But new health regulations mean the driver or owner of the car will bit hit with a levy more than 10 times higher than the maximum £800 penalty for the person who lights
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 16, 2014 18:46
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[UK] Wales to ban people smoking in cars carrying children

A consultation on the landmark proposal will be launched shortly. The ban will protect children from the avoidable harms associated with passive smoking, which can lead to a range of chronic diseases. Children are particularly at risk from exposure to s
GOV.UK
added Jul 16, 2014 10:05
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