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[UK] Ban smoking in cars, says health minister

Smoking should be banned in cars carrying children, says England's public health minister. Anna Soubry said her personal view was that it was justified on "child welfare" grounds.
BBC Online
added Feb 26, 2013 14:25
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[New Zealand] Auckland duty free spend hit by Australian tobacco allowance cut

The impact of drastically reduced tobacco allowances for passengers entering Australia from 1 September 2012 softened retail revenue growth at Auckland Airport in the six months to 31 December 2012, the airport operator has revealed.
The Moodie Report (uk)
added Feb 21, 2013 11:16
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[New York] Hamptons Protestors Rage Against Ban on Smoking in Convertible Cars

A recent meeting of the Hamptons Health and Safety Board (HHSB) was disrupted when a large group of angry motorists arrived to protest recently enhanced restrictions on smoking. The Hamptons Police Department was called in...rule banning smoking in toples
Dan’s Papers (Southampton, NY)
added Nov 12, 2017 20:48
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[Canada] Ticketed for smoking in his car, Ontario man wins fight against the 'smoke police'

His defence lawyer, Gordon Cudmore, successfully argued that Kraemer wasn't an employee, the SUV wasn't a workplace where an employee might actually work and that "common sense" would dictate that Kraemer wasn't breaking any smoking law.
VANCOUVER 24 HOURS (ca)
added May 9, 2017 14:47
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[California] VIDEO: E-cigarettes 'ticking time bombs' for unsuspecting users

As you get ready to travel for the holidays, you could be sitting next to a ticking time bomb.... That's for sure. This viral video shows a Fresno bus driver warning a passenger about using his e-cigarette. The man puts it away; seconds later sparks and
WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Dec 23, 2016 20:21
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[Kansas] Council bans tobacco use in city vehicles

Marion City Council voted to prohibit smoking or chewing tobacco in city vehicles at its meeting Monday. City administrator Roger Holter said OSHA guidelines prohibit smoking in company vehicles because of risk associated with secondhand smoke. “(City cl
Marion County (KS) Record
added Aug 19, 2015 20:14
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[South America/Caribbean] Cuba to unveil Tobacco Trail as new tourist attraction

Cuba's Tourism Ministry (Mintur) announced recently it will launch the Tobacco Trail or Tobacco Route in September, during this year's tourism and nature fair (Turnat) in westernmost Pinar del Rio province, home to lush tobacco plantations.
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 26, 2015 05:55
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[Georgia] Smoking in Cars with Kids Could Cost You

Senate Bill 130 prohibits smoking in a car when a child is present. State Senators passed the bill last week and sent it to the House of Representatives. “There is no feeling like when you're struggling to breathe,” said Children's Hospital of Georgia
WJBF-TV ABC Channel 6 (Augusta, GA)
added Mar 18, 2015 14:45
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[New Mexico] REES: Smoking ban bill safeguards kids

HB 148, a piece of legislation currently in the state Senate Judiciary Committee, has the potential to reduce the impact of secondhand smoke on minors by fining adults who choose to smoke or use e-cigarettes with children in the car, whether the windows
Albuquerque Journal
added Mar 16, 2015 10:37
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[UK] Ban on smoking in cars will be passed into law within weeks and come into force in October 2015

Supporters say new law is needed to protect children from passive smoking / But critics have condemned it as a 'victory for the nanny state' / Smoke fumes in a car are 11 times more concentrated than in open space
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 9, 2014 19:08
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