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[UK] Car smoking ban 'not being enforced' in South East

Drivers in the South East are escaping penalties under a new law banning smoking in cars with children present. None was stopped, cautioned, fined or arrested in the ban's first three months, Freedom of Information figures from Surrey and Sussex Police s
BBC Online
added Feb 1, 2016 18:14
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: Task force to decide on law banning smoking in cars with kids

A task force is meeting today to discuss making it illegal to smoke in a car if there’s a child in it. This follows years of unsuccessful tries to change smoking laws, but the co-chair of the task force tells News8, there’s a real chance this time.
WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added Jan 27, 2016 18:55
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[Connecticut] State task force to decide on law banning smoking in cars

A legislative task force is expected to decide whether to recommend that Connecticut lawmakers vote to ban smoking in vehicles when a child is inside. The controversial proposal has been met with opposition from lawmakers concerned about the potential f
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 25, 2016 17:42
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[Connecticut] Panel looking at smoking in cars ban broadens review

A legislative task force is grappling with the best way to protect children from secondhand smoke, especially those riding in a vehicle with a smoker. The study panel was created after a bill that would have banned smoking in cars with young passengers
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 11, 2016 00:56
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[Ireland] Smoking in cars carrying children illegal from today

ASH Ireland has encourages people to give up smoking today, claiming that 100 people die each week in Ireland as a result of smoking. The group, which aims to reduce the impact of tobacco on Irish society, is urging smokers to visit the quit.ie website a
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:29
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[Ireland] LETTERS: Children and smoking in cars

a smoking ban in the home where children from day one may be subjected to cigarette smoke produced by their parents and others is also urgently needed. In fact, a general ban should be introduced whereby smoking should be prohibited whenever other people
Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 23, 2015 20:20
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[UK-Scotland] Lawyers call for smoking of electronic cigarettes in cars to be banned

The Law Society of Scotland has said the cigarette ban does not go far enough and should have covered the devices which are commonly used by people trying to kick traditional smoking habits. The body, which represents more than 10,500 solicitors, last w
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Dec 21, 2015 14:24
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[Ireland] Will the ban on smoking in cars with children work?

Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors deputy general secretary John Jacob said gardaí would have to adopt a non confrontational approach as “it won’t work otherwise” and would “damage” the force’s relationship with the public. “It’s a little unfa
Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 19, 2015 18:16
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[UK-Scotland] Scotland to ban smoking in cars with children

The new legislation will mean fines of up to £100 for anyone who smokes in a car which has a passenger under the age of 18. It aims protect children from the harmful effects of second-hand smoke. The Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) Bill
BBC Online
added Dec 18, 2015 17:33
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[UK-Scotland] MSPs pass ban on smoking in cars when children are present

A BAN on smoking in cars when children are present is to come into force in Scotland early next year after MSPs unanimously voted the law through its final parliamentary stage.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Dec 18, 2015 17:30
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