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[Europe, UK] Changes to tobacco regulations 2015/16 (PDF)

This document has been produced to provide local authorities with a summary of what these new regulations will, or are likely to, cover, when they are likely to be introduced, who will be responsible for enforcement, and what the penalty will be for non-
ASH London (uk)
added Feb 26, 2015 09:30
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[UK] A third of drivers unaware of upcoming car smoking ban

Smoking in private cars in which under-18s are travelling will be outlawed in England by October 1st, but a third of drivers are unaware of the upcoming ban, according to a survey.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 23, 2015 13:38

[Asia, India] 'Give up consuming tobacco or lose job'

the School Bus Owners Association (SBOA) has announced that those drivers who are unable to kick the habit of consuming tobacco despite a three month counseling camp would be relieved of their duties.
Asian Age (in)
added Feb 22, 2015 15:08

[UK] Secondhand smoke campaign launches across Kent following national vote

Public Health England – supported by Kent County Council – has launched a campaign to highlight the hidden damage that secondhand smoke can cause to children’s health, following the government’s decision to end smoking in cars carrying children.
KCC Media Hub (Kent County Council) (uk)
added Feb 22, 2015 05:58

[China] Don't talk about pigs in Dubai, smoke outdoors and never snap your fingers at a waiter: Guide offers travel advice for Chinese tourists

Xinhua is also telling Chinese holidaymakers to resist the temptation to pose and 'say cheese' when standing next to a Masai warrior in Kenya, and smoking should not be done unless they can 'see the sky.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 20, 2015 15:31
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Measure banning smoking in vehicles when kids are present gets Oklahoma Senate panel's OK

Senate Bill 747 by Sen. Randy Bass, D-Lawton, advanced from the Senate Public Safety Committee by a vote of 7-1. “It is unlawful for a person to smoke in a motor vehicle, whether in motion or at rest, when a person under eighteen (18) years of age is pre
Tulsa (OK) World
added Feb 20, 2015 04:21
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[New Zealand, UK] 'Brave' British law praised by anti-smoking worker

illegal in England to smoke in cars carrying children. Cynthia de Joux, from the Marlborough Smokefree Coalition, called the UK government action a "brave move". "We're very interested to see what the outcome is and what the reaction of our government wi
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Feb 19, 2015 16:39
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[UK] Strong support in Bury for smokefree cars for children

Findings from a survey have shown that local people support the law change but underestimate the dangers of second-hand smoke. A historic Parliamentary vote last week means that, from October, anyone lighting up in a car with a child under 18 inside wil
Bury Times (uk)
added Feb 19, 2015 12:37

[New Hampshire] Editorial: Children of smokers deserve some protection

The proposal isn’t at variance with the state’s libertarian ethos. .. Some will no doubt criticize the bill for trampling on individual rights. But that only counts if the individuals in question are the adults with cigarettes. The right of the young pas
Concord (NH) Monitor
added Feb 19, 2015 11:35

[UK] Car smoking ban: 'My car is my castle'

Pat Nurse has smoked since she was eight years old. She opposes a new law in England that will ban smoking in cars when there are children in the vehicle. She told the BBC a ban would be like "using a sledgehammer to crack a nut" and it would be wrong t
BBC Online
added Feb 15, 2015 10:57
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