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[UK] Motorists ban on smoking in cars with children, says survey

MORE than 90 per cent of motorists support Government plans to ban smoking in cars with children according to a new poll by Motorpoint. An online survey by the car supermarket chain found an overwhelming 92.8 per cent of people quizzed agreed with the i
Staffordshire Newsletter (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 14:22

[Georgia] Senate set to vote on Smokefree bill: Law would restrict people from smoking in car with children

A bill by state Sen. Bruce Thompson (R-White) that restricts the places a person can smoke is expected to receive a vote on the Senate floor today. Smokefree Cars for Children Act, Senate Bill 130, would prohibit people from smoking in a car while a per
Marietta (GA) Daily Journal
added Mar 13, 2015 14:20

VIDEO: Connecticut reconsiders ban on smoking in cars with kids

Under this year’s bill, someone could not smoke if the child is six years old or younger, or weighs less than 60 pounds. First-time offenders would receive a warning, while repeat violators could face an infraction. Proponents contend the legislation is
WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added Mar 11, 2015 15:09

[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

[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] Bolton parents unaware of dangers of 'second hand smoke'

PARENTS in Bolton are unaware of the hidden dangers second hand smoke posses to children... Public Health England issued the warning after research showed that 99 per cent of people underestimated the level of toxicity in smoke, particularly in cars.
This is Bolton / Bolton Evening News (BEN) (uk)
added Feb 12, 2015 19:33

[UK] VIDEO: England car smoking ban: 'We need to protect our children' 22 minutes ago

Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies, says 800 children a day are taken to see the doctor because of second-hand smoking.
BBC Online
added Feb 11, 2015 16:46

[UK] MP suggests smoking ban should be extended

suggested it should be extended to caravans and motorhomes. Stockton North Labour MP Alex Cunningham began his campaign three and-a-half years ago when he introduced a ten minute rule bill in the House of Commons in an attempt to change the law.
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Feb 6, 2015 14:25

[Virginia] Va. bill would impose fine for exposing kids to smoke in cars

Delegate Todd Pillion, R-Abingdon, has filed House Bill 2171, which would make it unlawful for anyone to smoke in a car when a child under the age of 8 is in it. The fine would be $100, which would go into the state literacy fund, according to the bill, (Bristol (TN) Herald Courier/WJHL-TV)
added Jan 18, 2015 12:26
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