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Northern Territory becomes final Australian jurisdiction to outlaw smoking in cars carrying children

It is now an offence to smoke in cars carrying children anywhere in Australia, with the Northern Territory becoming the final state or territory to apply the ban. NT Health Minister Robyn Lambley referred to high rates of smoking among among Indigenous
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 30, 2014 23:27

[UK] D-MYST teenagers and Luciana Berger MP support launch of Smokefree Cars campaign

Young anti-smoking campaigners in Liverpool and Wavertree MP Luciana Berger are backing a new campaign to discourage people from smoking in cars when children are passengers.
Click Liverpool (uk)
added Oct 30, 2014 13:17

[Texas] Lubbock Smoking Ban Could Expand to Regulation Inside Cars and Homes

West Texas Smoke-Free Coalition has been in the planning process and attending city council meetings for months. The group is led by Lubbock Attorney Matthew Harris and claim that they are pursuing an expanded smoking ban in Lubbock in order to protect th
added Oct 27, 2014 21:30

[Taiwan] Taipei bus stop smoking ban expands

Smoking is now banned at all stops along Taipei's 13 bus-only lanes, with violators facing a maximum fine of NT$10,000, the city's health officials said yesterday.
The China Post (tw)
added Oct 26, 2014 20:11

[UK] Stealth ban on e-cigarettes on all of London's buses, trains and Tubes... but not bus stops

Item 4.5 states: "For safety reasons, on our buses and trains and in our bus and Underground stations you must not smoke or use an electronic cigarette ('vape') ...You may be prosecuted for disobeying these requirements." TfL insist it has had no issues
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Oct 23, 2014 13:57

[Ireland] O'DOHERTY: Ban on smoking in cars with children shows the nanny state is at the wheel

Reilly claims that: "It is anything but a nanny state, it's about protecting our children, vulnerable children." Sorry minister, but isn't that the exact definition of a nanny state? Once you give authorities new powers to interfere with people, they wi
Irish Independent (ie)
added Oct 14, 2014 01:53

Can I vape on vacation? The answer is cloudy

Yet, while the popular, smoke-free, nicotine delivery tools are marketed as being less toxic than traditional cigarettes, the options for where travelers may use the devices can be hazy.
added Oct 13, 2014 14:14

[UK-Scotland] Drivers face smoking ban in their own cars

A shake-up of the laws surrounding tobacco and electronic cigarettes is being considered by Holyrood ministers, who have also proposed a ban on selling e-cigarettes to under 18s. The paper, which will be put out to consultation with the public and a ran
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 13, 2014 10:39

[UK-Scotland] Holyrood proposes under-18s e-cigarette ban

A public consultation has been launched to look at potential changes to regulations on e-cigarettes and strengthening tobacco control. There is currently no age limit for e-cigarettes and concerns have been raised by some about their lack of regulation.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 13, 2014 10:38

[UK-Scotland] Smoking in cars carrying children facing Scottish ban

Smoking in a car carrying children is to become a criminal offence under proposals announced by SNP ministers in the latest stage in their crusade against tobacco. Michael Matheson, the Scottish Public Health Minister, unveiled a public consultation on p
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 13, 2014 10:37
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