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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
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[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
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[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
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[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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[Washington] WSP: $1025 fine for throwing lit cigarettes from vehicles

Prepare to pay big if you're caught littering a lit cigarette. Washington State Patrol (WSP) announced a $1,025 fine to deter people from throwing lit tobacco products from their cars. Troopers said there is more risk of fires with dry weather condition
KIMA TV (Yakima, WA)
added Jun 19, 2016 12:18
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Maine drive-in theaters told they can’t allow patrons to smoke in cars

drive-in owners were notified that the office “has received various compliance concerns” about drive-ins not complying with the state’s 2009 law banning smoking at commercial outdoor eating areas...the Attorney General’s Office, said the letter was prompt
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jun 12, 2016 15:18
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[Virginia] New law bans smoking in cars with children 8 and under

When Virginia’s new law on smoking in vehicles takes effect July 1, it will be unlawful for a person to smoke inside a vehicle, whether in motion or parked, when a child age 8 or under is present inside the vehicle. Based on the code of law, this violatio
Charlottesville (VA) Daily Progress
added Jun 10, 2016 21:48
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[Virginia] Smoking inside cars banned if child under 8 inside

With Virginia’s new smoking in vehicles law taking effect July 1, it will be unlawful for a person to smoke inside a vehicle, whether in motion or parked, when a child under the age of 8 is present inside the vehicle. Based on the code of law, this viola
Charlottesville (VA) Daily Progress
added Jun 9, 2016 04:48
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[UK] Serves him right! Driver crashes after taking a SELFIE video of him singing and smoking at the wheel

the car suddenly screeches and crashes... it appears as though his cigarette has perhaps lit fire to something as clouds of smoke plume outwards before the video ends.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 6, 2016 12:22
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