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[UK-Scotland] Police chiefs: enforcing car smoking ban could divert officers away from tackling terrorism and organised crime

In a submission to MSPs ahead of tomorrow's meeting, Police Scotland said it would be the "sole enforcement authority" for the legislation, suggesting this needs to be "carefully considered". The force said it backed the Bill "as a means of addressing t
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 26, 2015 09:25

[UK-Scotland] Enforcing new car smoking ban 'may divert police from terrorism'

MSPs will hear fears that police officers could be diverted away from tackling terrorism and organised crime to enforce a proposed ban on smoking in cars with children in them. Liberal Democrat MSP Jim Hume wants smokers to be fined £100 if they are cau
STV (uk)
added Jun 26, 2015 09:23

[Australia] E-cigarette: NSW Parliament clamps down on electronic cigarettes, but loopholes remain

to minors will be outlawed, their use in cars with children present will be banned and marketing of the controversial devices will be overhauled after stringent new laws passed...But e-cigarettes can still be used in enclosed spaces such as cafes and on p
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 25, 2015 20:54

[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Put brakes on smoking with kids in car

"Your right to smoke in your car ends at the nose of any child in your car." We sure hope so. A bill sponsored by state Sen. Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, that would prohibit smoking tobacco or electronic cigarettes in the presence of children under 17 w
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Jun 25, 2015 15:00

[Asia, India] Transport dept initiates anti-tobacco campaign in Assam

Commissioner of Transport J Balaji though a letter dated June 18 requested all DTOs to take necessary steps for making public places like bus stands, parking places, all public conveyances, halting places, including Transport offices as No Smoking Area/Zo
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jun 25, 2015 14:56

[UK-Scotland] Scottish car smoking ban proposals hailed

Mr Hume will be questioned about his Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill by MSPs on Holyrood’s Health Committee today. The Liberal Democrat said: “My proposals to ban in cars with children present would give every child the
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jun 23, 2015 10:44

Mortality attributable to secondhand smoke exposure in Spain (2011)

The total number of deaths attributable to SHS exposure at home and at work in Spain would be 1,028 in 2011. Efforts are still needed to reduce the current prevalence of exposure –mainly due to exposure in non-regulated settings such as homes or cars and
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 22, 2015 20:32

[Arizona] Tempe ban on smoking with kids in the car takes effect

A new law designed to encourage drivers to refrain from smoking when they have children in the backseat took effect on Saturday. Last month, Tempe City Council passed an ordinance to fine drivers $50 for a first offense and $100 for subsequent violation
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Jun 22, 2015 17:39

BEARD: Secondhand Smoke Is Making Us and Our Children Sick

Even though blacks and whites smoke at approximately the same rate—and despite a two-decade-long public health campaign both to reduce smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke—researchers found that 45 percent of black Americans remain exposed to secondh
The Root
added Jun 22, 2015 07:06

[California] E-cigarettes banned on trolleys, buses

Use of electronic cigarettes, vaporizers and other similar devices is now prohibited on San Diego mass transportation vehicles as well as and bus and trolley stops. The 15-member Metropolitan Transit System board voted unanimously on the new regulation
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Jun 21, 2015 15:22
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