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Oregon Will Forbid Smoking When Kids are in the Car

Gov. John Kitzhaber will sign Senate Bill 444, which expands the state’s smoke-free zones to include private automobiles that carry children. Police will only be able to cite motorists who allegedly violate another traffic law.
The Lund Report
added Jun 5, 2013 10:05

[UK-Scotland] Jim Hume MSP launches consultation on bill banning smoking in vehicles with children present

Jim says in the foreword to his consultation document: Recent research has shown that 17% of 11-16 year olds in the UK are exposed to second-hand smoke more than once a week while in a car with a further 30% indicating exposure once a week or less. Thes
Liberal Democrat website (uk)
added May 31, 2013 10:33

[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

[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

[Canada] Two convicted in Sudbury for illegal smoking

The Sudbury and District Health Unit has successfully prosecuted two cases under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act....The first conviction was to an individual for smoking on hospital property. The resulting fine was for $3,000 plus surcharges. The second conv
Sudbury (Ont) Star (ca)
added Dec 15, 2017 03:15

[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

[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

[Canada] Nunavik smokers face tougher new provincial restrictions

Quebec is clamping down further on smoking through a new set of regulations attached to its Tobacco Act that came into effect May 26. Now, if you want to smoke cigarettes in Nunavik or in southern Quebec, you will no longer be able to smoke in places su
Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added Jun 1, 2016 20:07

[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

[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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