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In-car smoking ban not being enforced in UK

However, not a single fine for the offence was issued in the UK in the final three months of 2015, according to a Freedom of Information request from
Contract Hire And Leasing (uk)
added Mar 8, 2016 14:19

[South America/Caribbean] Photo essay: Cuba's tobacco country becomes tourist attraction

Cuban cigar industry officials say they have seen little impact on domestic sales from a boom in tourism that has brought hundreds of thousands of new visitors to Havana. That may be partly because while some tourists visit official cigar stores, many oth
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 4, 2016 17:05

[New York] Unhinged woman who claimed she was being followed steals city bus for Upper East Side joyride

The 34-year-old first caused a commotion on the M101 bus traveling north on Third Ave. when she popped a cigarette in her mouth and lit it up, officials said. When the bus driver told her to extinguish the smoke, she refused.
New York Daily News
added Feb 23, 2016 22:02

[Virginia] House: $100 fine for smoke in car with child

Legislation to create a $100 fine for anyone caught smoking in a car with a young child passed the House of Delegates Friday on a 59-38 vote. House Bill 1348 would cover children under the age of 8, who are already required to be put in car seats. Vio
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Feb 13, 2016 21:22

[Asia, China] Confucius Tourist Attractions Ban Smoking

Visitors to Confucius tourist attractions need be aware of a smoking ban coming into effect on Saturday. Three venues - the Temple, the Family Mansion and the Cemetery of Confucius (551-479 BC), have banned smoking.
Xinhua Newswire
added Feb 7, 2016 17:32

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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 website a
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:29
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