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[Wyoming] Amend or repeal - Casper discusses smoking ban

The Casper City Council, on a 5-4 vote, decided March 19 to continue preparations to amend the city’s five-month-old smoking ban. ... Hedquist told the council he had surveyed his constituents in Ward II and found 55 percent wanted the ban left in place
Casper (WY) Journal
added Mar 19, 2013 01:22
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[Bangladesh] Smoke-free law non-compliant with WHO: Experts

Bangladesh's current smoke-free law is not compliant with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC), said speakers at a dissemination seminar in the capital yesterday.
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Mar 18, 2013 10:11
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[Arkansas] New Bill Aims to Ban Smoking in Public Places

The Clean Indoor Air Act of 2006 banned smoking in many public places, like restaurants. Now, Representative John Walker is going after the handful of places that are left. If House Bill 2119 passes, it would strike smoking from the list of indulgences pe
KOLR-TV Channel 10 (Springfield, MO)
added Mar 15, 2013 13:25
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[Wyoming] City Council to Move Forward With Smoking Ban Amendment Process

Casper City Council says it will attempt to amend portions of the city’s controversial public indoor smoking ban. The decision was made after over an hour of debate during council’s regular work session Tuesday night.
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Mar 13, 2013 11:25
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[Wyoming] City of Casper will prepare smoking ban amendments

The Casper City Council on Tuesday wavered between the decision to repeal or to amend a controversial smoking ban before eventually choosing to vote on amendments, then repeal the law, if necessary. “We have two choices now. Do we amend it or repeal it?
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Mar 13, 2013 11:13
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[Arkansas] New Bill Aims to Ban Smoking in Public Places

The Clean Indoor Air Act of 2006 banned smoking in many public places, like restaurants. Now, Representative John Walker is going after the handful of places that are left. If House Bill 2119 passes, it would strike smoking from the list of indulgences p
KARK-TV (NBC) Ch. 4 (Little Rock, AR)
added Mar 12, 2013 05:39
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[Wyoming] Casper City Council plans discussion of possible smoking ban exemptions

on Tuesday will review options for amending the public smoking ban after a majority of members at recent meetings expressed the desire to amend or repeal it. The council enacted the ordinance last year after months of contentious debate. However, the maj
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Mar 11, 2013 18:06
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Casper needs to keep its smoking ban facts straight

Before Casper considers repealing its ordinance due to specious claims that it is harming the business environment, it should ask WYSAC -- an impartial arm of the University of Wyoming -- to do a survey of revenues from bars and hotels that is based on es
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Mar 10, 2013 12:14
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[Indiana] ALSOP/DIXON: COMMUNITY COMMENT: Eliminate inequality in smoking ban

The Evansville ban has created an unequal competitive environment to our neighboring counties favor, a boon for them and a bust for us. And yes, adults are still freely smoking at the Casino, in local smoke shops (the ones whose primary purpose is to sel
Evansville (IN) Courier & Press
added Mar 10, 2013 11:58
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[Missouri] Kennett residents to vote on smoking ban in businesses

The Kennett City Council approved a ballot measure that would ban smoking in businesses. ... Kennett Mayor Jake Crafton said the measure exempts establishments like bars, where alcoholic beverages make up the majority of sales.
KAIT 8 (AR)
added Mar 9, 2013 22:19
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