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Smoking ban in vehicles with children clears Oklahoma panel

Legislation that would ban smoking in vehicles containing children has cleared an Oklahoma House committee. The House Public Health Committee voted 7-1 Tuesday for the bill by Democratic Rep. Donnie Condit of McAlester. It now goes to the full House for
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 22, 2017 01:51
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[Colorado] Springs bans smoking and vaping on city buses, at downtown bus terminal

Colorado Springs City Council voted Tuesday to prohibit smoking and vaping on city buses and at the downtown bus terminal. We have received a number of complaints from our riders about secondhand smoke from cigarettes and the vapor produced by e-cigaret
KRDO TV 13 (Colorado Springs, CO)
added Feb 15, 2017 15:22
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[Georgia] AT ISSUE: DOES PROPOSED BAN ON SMOKING IN CAR WITH KIDS PRESENT GO TOO FAR?

Here’s what some readers had to say: Georgia’s proposed smoking ban presents potential ethical dilemmas around the restriction of second-hand-smoking in private domains, such as vehicles, when children are present. Previous policies provided smoke-free
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Feb 11, 2017 15:39
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[UK] Council reminder on smoking ban

A campaign to remind drivers not to smoke in public service vehicles has been launched by East Dunbartonshire Council and the East Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP). Fines of up to £50 can be issued to anyone caught breaking the law
KIRKINTILLOCH TODAY (uk)
added Feb 10, 2017 17:57
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Is proposed Georgia smoking ban protection or government overreach

“It’s punishing parents for something that is, in effect, legal,” said Benita Dodd, vice president of The Georgia Public Policy Foundation, a free-market think tank in Atlanta. “It’s government overreach. It’s nanny government.” Beyond that, Dodd said t
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jan 28, 2017 21:02
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[New Hampshire] Smoking restrictions head to hearing

A bill that would remove some of the restrictions on smoking in public places is scheduled... Rollo said cancer survivors and their families plan to attend the hearings for the bill, in opposition. He said he finds it hard to believe that the bill is bei
Foster's Democrat
added Jan 23, 2017 12:42
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Proposals to ban smoking in cars carrying children

Health Minister Michelle O’Neill has announced an eight-week consultation on regulations to restrict smoking in private vehicles when children are present. smoking1The draft regulations propose that the existing legislation, as set out in the Smoking (No
Newry Times (uk)
added Jan 19, 2017 15:20
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[Georgia] Stockbridge to motorists: no smoking if kids in your car

Stockbridge recently passed a law that bans motorists from smoking if they have someone who is 15 year old or younger in the car. The ordinance was the brainchild of Councilman John Blount who is worried about secondhand smoke affecting children.
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jan 12, 2017 22:02
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[Tennessee] Dyer Co. Health Council discusses updates, announcements

Burns provided board members with various updates concerning programs within the organization such as the Baby and Me Tobacco Free program... Burns also pointed out a new ‘Children prefer the non-smoking section -- keep your car free’ billboard that is lo
Dyersburg (TN) State Gazette
added Jan 12, 2017 14:59
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[Georgia] Stockbridge bans smoking in vehicles with minors

Smoking in vehicles while minors are present is now prohibited inside the city limits of Stockbridge. Stockbridge City Council approved the ordinance at its Monday meeting, with council members Elton Alexander and Neat Robinson voting in opposition. Cou
Henry County (GA) Daily Herald
added Jan 11, 2017 13:08
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