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[Australia] SCOTT: No worries with the durries at city stadium

The knuckle-dragging decision that Venues NSW snuck through last week will no doubt be defended through arguments about the term ‘spectator areas’. Section 6A of the Smoke-free Environment Act 2000 states that smoking is banned in spectator areas at publ
Newcastle Herald (au)
added Jul 10, 2017 00:54
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CRIPE: Clean air for all / Time to rally for those left behind by Indiana's smokefree law

July 1 marked the five-year anniversary of Indiana's 2012 smokefree air law....To this day, unless covered by stronger local ordinances,the employees of bars, casinos, private clubs and fraternal organizations in Indiana are exempted from protection, leav
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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[Asia, Jordan, Mid-east] A law gone up in smoke

the ministries of tourism and health, the Greater Amman Municipality and the Jordan Restaurant Association reached an “agreement” whereby hundreds of restaurants and cafés will no longer be fined for allowing smoking the hubble bubble.
Jordan Times (jo)
added Jul 4, 2017 00:30
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] F&B outlets can no longer apply for new smoking corners; public areas in Orchard Road to go smoke-free from July 2018

The National Environment Agency (NEA) will not be accepting applications for new smoking corners in any food retail establishments islandwide with immediate effect. This affects food establishments ranging from coffee shops to restaurants. The existing
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 1, 2017 03:16
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Congress to Ease Cigar Rules?

House Appropriations subcommittee on June 27 approved the latest version of the 2018 Agriculture Appropriations Bill—a large, all-encompassing piece of legislation that includes language exempting premium cigars from U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 30, 2017 22:35
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[UK] SMOKING VOTE FURY New Health Minister is under fire for voting against major smoking reforms

Tory Jackie Doyle-Price was last night accused of not even backing “basic public health measures” since was she was elected in 2010. Jackie Doyle-Price voted to exempt pubs and private members’ clubs from the smoking ban
The Sun (uk)
added Jun 26, 2017 12:27
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[Minnesota] Gov. Dayton fights to rescind GOP tax cuts on tobacco

is pointing to a new study by the Minnesota Department of Health that he believes bolsters his campaign to convince Republicans to rescind their recent tax cut on tobacco products, including cigarettes and premium cigars. The issue is at the heart of the
Timberjay newspapers (MN)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:03
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[Oregon] Loopholes delay college ‘tobacco-free’ campus policy

The Clatsop Community College Board voted unanimously Tuesday to send a proposed tobacco-free policy back to the drawing board because of loopholes allowing people to smoke in cars and on the fringes of campus. The policy stated that all college propert
Daily Astorian (Astoria, OR)
added Jun 14, 2017 21:09
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[Canada] Patio smoke ban exemptions wanted

Several delegates spoke to council's protection and community services committee meeting about the potential butt ban ... Scott Jocelyn, president of the Manitoba Hotel Association, urged the committee to consider an exemption for the operators of busin
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Sun (ca)
added Jun 12, 2017 21:47
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[Minnesota] Tobacco tax cuts at heart of Legislature’s legal dispute

Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday singled out new tax breaks for cigarettes and premium cigars as “terrible public policy” that GOP leaders should agree to remove. Dayton signed those tax breaks into law after lawmakers wrapped up an overtime session settled an
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2017 16:19
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